MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at Progressive Field will be treated to a game between the Kansas City Royals and the Cleveland Indians when they take their seats on Wednesday.
The Royals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Luis Mendoza in this game. Mendoza has a 2-3 record and a 4.23 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Justin Masterson who starts for the Indians. Righthander Masterson is 8-5 with a 3.52 ERA so far this season.
The Royals were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Indians. That made winners of bettors who got Cleveland at +102 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Kansas City: 34-35 SU
Cleveland: 35-35 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Cleveland are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Kansas City is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Kansas City's last 8 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Kansas City's last 19 games
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Kansas City's last 25 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland's last 8 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Cleveland is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Kansas City home to Chi White Sox, Friday, June 21
Cleveland home to Minnesota, Friday, June 21