MLB Baseball - Preview
The New York Yankees and the Kansas City Royals will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Kauffman Stadium.
Hiroki Kuroda will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Righthander Kuroda is 4-2 this season with a 2.30 ERA.
Starting this game for the Royals will be Ervin Santana. The righthander has a 2.36 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
New York won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Royals on May 11. Bettors who backed the Yankees at +150 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
New York has won 4 straight games.
Kansas City has lost 2 straight games.
New York: 22-13 SU
Kansas City: 18-15 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games on the road
NY Yankees are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Kansas City
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 7 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 10 games when playing NY Yankees
Kansas City is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
NY Yankees at Cleveland, Monday, May 13
Kansas City at LA Angels, Monday, May 13