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Detroit Tigers vs. Kansas City Royals

The Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Kauffman Stadium.

The Tigers will trot Doug Fister out to the mound in this one. Righthander Fister has a 12-7 record and a 3.66 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Royals will be Bruce Chen. The lefthander has a 3.03 ERA to go along with a 3-2 record this season.

Detroit lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Royals on September 7. Bettors who backed the Royals at +111 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
Detroit: 82-60 SU
Kansas City: 74-68 SU

Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 10 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Detroit's last 13 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Kansas City's last 10 games when playing at home against Detroit
Kansas City is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Kansas City is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 10 games

Next up:
Detroit at Chi White Sox, Monday, September 9
Kansas City at Cleveland, Monday, September 9