Danny Duffy has been the ace of the Kansas City Royals’ staff, which has led to the team being near unbeatable in his outings. The Royals have won each of Duffy’s past 10 starts with the lefty posting a 2.21 ERA in that span. Duffy and the Royals take to the diamond to challenge the Minnesota Twins Sunday.
- The OVER is 11-3 in the Twins’ past 14 games on the road.
- The Royals are 13-2 in their past 15 games against the Twins.
- Alex Gordon enters Sunday on an 11-game hitting streak.
Ervin Santana has been red-hot for the Twins, as he has quietly been one of the best pitchers in baseball over the past two months. Santana has a 1.84 ERA with a 50-to-12 strikeout-to-walk ratio in his past 10 starts.
The Royals enter Sunday’s affair playing their best baseball of the season, as KC has won 10 of their past 11 games. It has been pitching and defensive dominance that has made the Royals such a difficult task for opponents, as the team has allowed an average of 2.1 runs per game in their past 11 outings.