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The Kansas City Royals will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Luis Mendoza will be the starting pitcher for the Royals on this day. Righthander Mendoza is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be John Lannan toeing the rubber for the Phillies in this contest. Lefthander Lannan is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Kansas City was a 13-4 winner on the road against the Phillies. Bettors on Kansas City at +110 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (17) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Kansas City has won 2 straight games.
Kansas City: 2-2 SU
Philadelphia: 1-3 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-3
After playing Philadelphia are 3-3
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 4-3
After playing Kansas City are 4-2
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Kansas City's last 9 games on the road
Kansas City is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games
Kansas City is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games at home
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Philadelphia home to Kansas City, Sunday, April 7