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Kansas City Royals vs. Oakland Athletics

The Kansas City Royals will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Sunday when they take on the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.

Luis Mendoza will be the starting pitcher for the Royals on this day. Righthander Mendoza is 1-2 this season with a 6.51 ERA.

Starting this game for the Athletics will be AJ Griffin. The righthander has a 3.48 ERA to go along with a 4-3 record this season.

Kansas City was a 2-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Athletics. They lost as +129 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Kansas City has lost 2 straight games.
Oakland has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Kansas City: 20-19 SU
Oakland: 22-22 SU

Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Oakland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Texas are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 7-3
After a win are 3-7

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas City's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games
Oakland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas City

Next up:
Kansas City at Houston, Monday, May 20
Oakland at Texas, Monday, May 20