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Kansas City Royals vs. Philadelphia Phillies

The fans at Citizens Bank Park will be treated to a interleague game between the Kansas City Royals and the Philadelphia Phillies when they take their seats on Friday.

The Royals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Wade Davis in this game. Davis has a 0-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.

Davis's opponent in this one will be Kyle Kendrick. The Phillies righthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.

The Royals were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at +106 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.

The Phillies were a 2-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at +112 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Team records:
Kansas City: 1-2 SU
Philadelphia: 1-2 SU

Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-3
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a win are 5-5

Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Kansas City are 3-3
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games
Kansas City is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games
Kansas City is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games
Philadelphia is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games

Next up:
Philadelphia home to Kansas City, Saturday, April 6