The Kansas City Royals (+134) are playing the Oakland Athletics (-148) at 9:40 PM EDT today. The run total is set at 8.0. The Athletics are -1.5 on the run line at odds of +130, while the Royals are +1.5 at odds of -150.
Right now, the pitching matchup for this game is set to be Mike Minor vs. Frankie Montas.
The Royals last played yesterday, losing to the Angels in a 6-1 blowout. They could be tired playing on short rest. The Athletics last game was yesterday, when they beat the Diamondbacks 4-0. It might be tough for them playing on short rest.
The last time these teams played each other was on March 17, 2021 when the Athletics beat the Royals 10-5. In that game, the Athletics were -163. Likewise, the total for that game was set at 0.0 and went over by 15.0 runs.
Let’s look at how the Royals have been playing lately. In their last 10 games, they’ve won 5 times. The Athletics, on the other hand, have won 6 of their last 10 games.
The Royals have gone over in 6 of their last 10 games, while staying under in 2 of their last 10. Similarly, there’s been no significant trend for the Athletics, as the total has gone over in 3 of their last 10 games, and stayed under in 7 of their last 10.
We’re tailing hot Shark player TransAm1979 for this game and taking Oakland Athletics (-148). Enjoy the ball game!