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The Kansas City Royals will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Texas Rangers at Kauffman Stadium.
Righthander Matt Garza will take the mound for the Rangers to start this game. Garza is 9-6 this season with a 4.06 ERA.
Starting this game for the Royals will be Jeremy Guthrie. The righthander has a 4.08 ERA to go along with a 14-11 record this season.
Texas was a 2-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Royals. They lost as +119 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Kansas City has won 2 straight games.
Texas: 83-70 SU
Kansas City: 81-72 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Kansas City are 8-2
After playing Kansas City are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas's last 9 games on the road
Texas is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Texas is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Kansas City is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing Texas
Kansas City is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Texas
Kansas City home to Texas, Sunday, September 22