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MATCHUP
Kansas City Royals at St. Louis Cardinals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Ryan Blakney | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Kansas City Royals | St. Louis Cardinals
Summary
8:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Kansas City 40-35 6.09 27-10 13-25 33-37-5 42-33 3.47
St. Louis 39-36 -1.54 15-21 24-15 42-29-4 40-35 4.64
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -168 158 8.5 -110
BetNow.eu -165 155 8 -105
Westgate -165 155 8 -110
Wynn OFF OFF OFF
Boyd -170 155 8 -110
Covers.com -172 150 8 -110
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Edinson Volquez (R)
Carlos Martinez (R)
7-7
7-5
9-7
7-7
92.2
89.1
99
67
1.46
1.09
5.15
3.02
4.1
5.9
4.2
4.1
6-9
8-5
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Edinson Volquez (R)
Carlos Martinez (R)
2-1
1-0
2-1
1-2
14.1
22.1
18
14
1.74
0.94
10.05
0.81
7.3
3.7
6.3
3.0
2-1
0-3
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
KC 239.2 1.20 2.93 239.2 1.20 2.93
Last 3 35.2 1.23 4.79 35.2 1.23 4.79
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
STL 201.1 1.19 3.53 201.1 1.19 3.53
Last 3 24.0 1.17 3.75 24.0 1.17 3.75
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Ryan Blakney 4-11 7-8 8.60 63.9 2.3 285.3
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
STL
40-35
39-36
33-37
42-29
.274
.258
4.12
4.03
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
STL
.271
.266
.284
.239
4.98
4.18
2.77
3.71
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
STL
13-25
15-21
16-19
18-15
.260
.253
4.42
4.19
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
STL
.261
.252
.255
.256
5.57
4.15
2.54
4.29
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
KC
STL
5-5
4-6
6-3
3-5
.321
.230
5.18
3.62
  vs R vs L Start Pen
KC
STL
.296
.240
.429
.218
6.22
3.79
3.92
3.20
Series Game Records
KC O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
13-12
12-12
13-9
2-2
6-6
7-5
7-5
2-1
7-6
5-7
6-4
0-1
STL O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
9-16
13-11
16-7
1-2
3-12
5-4
10-3
1-2
6-4
8-7
6-4
0-0
Stadium
Busch Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 10-9 8-6 0-0
Injuries
Kansas City Royals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Salvador Perez C Doub Tues - Rest - 6/28/16 Perez is not expected to play Tuesday against the Cardinals as he is to be rested.
Alex Gordon LF Doub Tues - Rest - 6/28/16 Gordon is unlikely to suit up against the Cardinals on Tuesday as he is to be rested.
Mike Moustakas 3B out for season - Knee - 6/14/16 Moustakas had surgery to repair a torn right ACL and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Kris Medlen SP Early July - Shoulder - 6/26/16 Medlen is on the 15-day disabled list due to a Grade 1 rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder. He is hoping to return during the first week of July.
Mike Minor SP 60-day DL - Shoulder - 6/27/16 Minor has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no timetable for a return.
Jason Vargas SP 60-day DL - Elbow - 4/18/16 Vargas had offseason Tommy John surgery has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury. He is in danger of missing the entire 2016 season.
Tim Collins RP out for season - Elbow - 4/3/16 Collins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2016 season after undergoing a second Tommy John surgery.
St. Louis Cardinals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Matt Adams 1B Prob Tues - Back - 6/28/16 Adams has missed the last three games due to back stiffness but is expected to return against the Royals on Tuesday.
Aledmys Diaz SS Out indefinitely - Face - 6/28/16 Diaz is sidelined with swelling above his right eye and will miss a few games.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jordan Walden RP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 4/3/16 Walden has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a Grade 2 lat strain and is expected to miss a few months of action.
Mitch Harris RP out for season - Elbow - 6/20/16 Harris is on the 60-day disabled list with a nerve issue in his throwing elbow. He had Tommy John surgery and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Lance Lynn SP out for season - Elbow - 4/3/16 Lynn had Tommy John surgery and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He will miss the entire 2016 season.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
6/27/16 KC 6 - STL 2 D. Duffy A. Wainwright -137/8 P
2015 Season
7/23/15 STL 4 - KC 3 J. Lackey C. Young -142/7 P
6/13/15 STL 3 - KC 2 T. Lyons J. Guthrie -143/7.5 U
6/12/15 STL 4 - KC 0 J. Garcia Y. Ventura -123/7 U
5/24/15 KC 1 - STL 6 Y. Ventura M. Wacha -128/7 P
5/23/15 KC 3 - STL 2 E. Volquez J. Lackey -131/7 U
5/22/15 KC 5 - STL 0 C. Young L. Lynn -108/7 U
2014 Season
6/5/14 KC 3 - STL 2 Y. Ventura M. Wacha 105/7.5 U
6/4/14 KC 2 - STL 5 x J. Vargas A. Wainwright 115/7 P
6/3/14 STL 7 - KC 8 J. Garcia J. Shields -118/7 O
6/2/14 STL 0 - KC 6 S. Miller D. Duffy -144/7.5 U
2013 Season
5/30/13 STL 2 - KC 4 M. Wacha J. Guthrie -170/8.5 U
5/29/13 STL 5 - KC 3 L. Lynn L. Mendoza -183/8 P
5/28/13 KC 1 - STL 4 E. Santana T. Lyons -113/9 U
5/27/13 KC 3 - STL 6 J. Shields A. Wainwright 106/7 O
2012 Season
6/24/12 KC 8 - STL 11 J. Sanchez L. Lynn 134/10 O
6/23/12 KC 2 - STL 8 L. Mendoza A. Wainwright 115/9.5 O
6/22/12 KC 4 - STL 11 V. Mazzaro J. Kelly -108/9.5 O
6/17/12 STL 3 - KC 5 x A. Wainwright L. Mendoza -185/8.5 U
6/16/12 STL 10 - KC 7 J. Kelly B. Chen -135/9 O
Kansas City: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
6/27/16 STL 6-2 -137/8 W/P .740 .333 D. Duffy 8.0 A. Wainwright 5.0
6/26/16 HOU 6-1 -105/8.5 W/U 1.028 .361 I. Kennedy 7.0 D. Fister 6.2
6/25/16 HOU 5-13 116/9 L/O 1.007 .385 C. Young 2.1 M. Fiers 4.1
6/24/16 HOU 4-13 118/8 L/O .968 .314 E. Volquez 1.0 D. Keuchel 6.1
6/22/16 @ NYM 3-4 139/6.5 L/O .639 .257 D. Duffy 4.2 N. Syndergaard 6.0
6/21/16 @ NYM 1-2 128/7.5 L/U .464 .206 I. Kennedy 4.0 B. Colon 0.1
6/19/16 DET 2-1 x -104/9 W/U .452 .171 C. Young 6.0 J. Zimmermann 8.0
6/18/16 DET 16-5 -137/9 W/O 1.183 .488 E. Volquez 6.1 M. Boyd 3.2
6/17/16 DET 10-3 101/8.5 W/O 1.076 .378 Y. Ventura 6.1 M. Fulmer 5.2
6/16/16 DET 4-10 -103/7.5 L/O .828 .286 D. Duffy 5.0 J. Verlander 7.0
St. Louis: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
6/27/16 @ KC 2-6 126/8 L/P .581 .194 A. Wainwright 5.0 D. Duffy 8.0
6/26/16 @ SEA 11-6 107/8 W/O 1.394 .378 J. Garcia 5.2 J. Paxton 5.0
6/25/16 @ SEA 4-5 118/8 L/O .643 .222 M. Leake 3.1 N. Karns 5.0
6/24/16 @ SEA 3-4 -106/8 L/U .450 .129 C. Martinez 7.0 W. LeBlanc 6.0
6/22/16 @ CHC 7-2 228/7.5 W/O .747 .237 M. Wacha 6.2 J. Arrieta 5.0
6/21/16 @ CHC 4-3 129/8.5 W/U .663 .188 A. Wainwright 6.2 J. Hammel 5.2
6/20/16 @ CHC 3-2 141/8.5 W/U .828 .242 J. Garcia 6.2 J. Lackey 6.0
6/19/16 TEX 4-5 -121/9 L/P .895 .303 M. Leake 6.0 M. Perez 5.1
6/18/16 TEX 3-4 -175/9 L/U .624 .226 C. Martinez 7.0 N. Martinez 4.1
6/17/16 TEX 0-1 -120/8 L/U .291 .103 M. Wacha 7.2 C. Hamels 7.2
Abbreviations Legend