Refresh
Page last updated on Sat Apr 25 08:28:39 EDT 2015
Matchup Reports

Wednesday at 8:10 PM
KANSAS CITY (67-64) AT MINNESOTA (57-73) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
975: KANSAS CITY
976: MINNESOTA
8.5
+111
67-64
57-73
50-74-7
53-72-5
4.0 / 3.8
3.9 / 4.6
(L) D DUFFY
(L) A ALBERS
1-0
2-1
1.86
3.00
1.24
0.87
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Mostly Cloudy   Temperature: 55.0 °
Humidity: 49   Wind: West at 9.2 MPH (8 KT)
 
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Line
TeamPitcherEstimateEdge
KANSAS CITYDUFFY +107 
MINNESOTAALBERS-107 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
KANSAS CITY team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games67-64+0.3210-246-11.91152-1568-138.950-74201-2311289-1302
when the total is 8 to 8.536-31+7.6100-106+6.8270-326+3.725-3895-104288-296
on the road with a money line of -100 to -1255-4+0.711-11-1.142-58-22.53-69-1249-49
in road games32-31+5.898-128+3546-815-16.724-37103-114616-680
on the road when the total is 8 to 8.515-17+1.344-58-0.4139-191+8.710-2050-49160-165
in August games14-13-341-43+2.7196-286-36.310-1530-50219-238
when playing on Wednesday11-9-0.433-37-2183-229+1.56-1227-40170-227
against division opponents32-26+3.998-105-3.5499-635-31.822-3594-102548-537
in games played on a grass field64-63-2.9202-236-14.41040-1406-134.447-74192-2231170-1165
in night games41-45-7.8145-166-6.6780-1059-100.532-49135-160848-906
against left-handed starters16-22-8.655-76-14.8315-471-82.111-2650-75352-398
after a win35-30+3.898-112-9.1497-655-64.827-3495-107564-546
after 3 or more consecutive wins11-7+3.423-25-3.292-124-26.26-1220-27103-104
when playing against a team with a losing record32-29-5.897-101-12.8526-630-89.124-3492-96564-533
when playing against a team with a losing record in the second half of the season12-8-0.544-45-6271-325-46.95-1342-41310-255

MINNESOTA team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games57-73+1.8186-269-36.61349-1398-24.653-72210-2221226-1383
when the total is 8 to 8.535-42+1.183-129-30.6352-373-2531-4397-109346-357
as a home underdog of +100 to +12511-16-3.431-46-11.3138-168-14.613-1438-37139-155
in home games28-34-5.292-133-41.4724-648-20.428-34106-109622-682
at home when the total is 8 to 8.520-19+1.547-69-22.3191-161+2.517-2257-58175-170
in August games12-14+1.328-54-18.8220-257-44.38-1532-43197-248
when playing on Wednesday6-12-3.927-40-5.1209-210+75-1129-34182-214
against division opponents27-37-0.692-117-2.5609-537+47.723-3796-102524-570
in games played on a grass field56-67+5.9182-253-26.4704-821-1851-67205-207688-761
in night games31-47-7.6118-170-21.7914-919+6.534-42141-131837-906
against left-handed starters13-16+056-70-1377-423-40.914-1556-67358-412
after a loss31-41+1.3106-163-25.9646-751-68.830-40127-133637-698
after 3 or more consecutive losses6-17-8.333-65-23.4183-217-13.98-1451-44192-193
when playing against a team with a winning record22-45-12.279-138-28.8556-699-47.425-4096-110565-630
when playing against a team with a winning record in the second half of the season9-17-3.441-79-22.1276-373-46.38-1654-57279-330
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
KANSAS CITY - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
8/14/2013SANTANA(R)MIAMITURNER(R)2-5L-2407 evP51111291
8/15/2013GUTHRIE(R)@ DETROITSANCHEZ(R)1-4L1658 unU7701360
8/16/2013DUFFY(L)@ DETROITVERLANDER(R)2-1W2008.5 unU760240
8/16/2013SHIELDS(R)@ DETROITALVAREZ(L)3-0W-1108.5 unU8100472
8/17/2013DAVIS(R)@ DETROITFISTER(R)5-6L1708.5 unO141201292
8/18/2013CHEN(L)@ DETROITSCHERZER(R)3-6L1657.5 unO7411260
8/20/2013SANTANA(R)CHI WHITE SOXDANKS(L)0-2L-1907.5 evU860560
8/21/2013GUTHRIE(R)CHI WHITE SOXRIENZO(R)2-5L-1708 ovU68013102
8/22/2013SHIELDS(R)CHI WHITE SOXQUINTANA(L)3-4L-1657.5 unU6411060
8/23/2013CHEN(L)WASHINGTONGONZALEZ(L)10-11L+1007.5 evO13611381
8/24/2013DAVIS(R)WASHINGTONZIMMERMANN(R)2-7L+1008.5 evO980930
8/25/2013SANTANA(R)WASHINGTONHAREN(R)6-4W-1258.5 unO114014100
8/26/2013GUTHRIE(R)TAMPA BAYHELLICKSON(R)11-1W+1059 evO1360790
8/27/2013SHIELDS(R)@ MINNESOTACORREIA(R)6-1W-1558.5 unU13100451
8/28/2013DUFFY(L)@ MINNESOTAALBERS(L) 
8/29/2013CHEN(L)@ MINNESOTADEDUNO(R) 
8/30/2013SANTANA(R)@ TORONTOBUEHRLE(L) 
8/31/2013GUTHRIE(R)@ TORONTODICKEY(R) 
9/1/2013SHIELDS(R)@ TORONTOHAPP(L) 
9/2/2013CHEN(L)SEATTLEHERNANDEZ(R) 
9/3/2013DUFFY(L)SEATTLERAMIREZ(L) 
9/4/2013 SEATTLE  

MINNESOTA - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
8/14/2013GIBSON(R)CLEVELANDCARRASCO(R)8-9L-1109.5 unO171211270
8/15/2013PELFREY(R)CHI WHITE SOXRIENZO(R)4-3W-1358.5 unU970971
8/16/2013CORREIA(R)CHI WHITE SOXQUINTANA(L)2-5L-1158 unU91011050
8/17/2013ALBERS(L)CHI WHITE SOXSALE(L)5-8L+1157 unO11601230
8/18/2013DEDUNO(R)CHI WHITE SOXSANTIAGO(L)2-5L-1308 ovU10120863
8/19/2013GIBSON(R)NY METSGEE(R)1-6L-1358.5 evU7701481
8/20/2013PELFREY(R)@ DETROITPORCELLO(R)6-3W1829 ovP10801190
8/21/2013CORREIA(R)@ DETROITSANCHEZ(R)1-7L2308 ovP67213110
8/22/2013ALBERS(L)@ DETROITVERLANDER(R)7-6W2358 unO11801280
8/23/2013DEDUNO(R)@ CLEVELANDJIMENEZ(R)5-1W1508.5 evU970671
8/24/2013HENDRIKS(R)@ CLEVELANDMCALLISTER(R)2-7L1658.5 evO561950
8/25/2013PELFREY(R)@ CLEVELANDKAZMIR(L)1-3L1558.5 unU91317124
8/27/2013CORREIA(R)KANSAS CITYSHIELDS(R)1-6L+1458.5 unU45113100
8/28/2013ALBERS(L)KANSAS CITYDUFFY(L) 
8/29/2013DEDUNO(R)KANSAS CITYCHEN(L) 
8/30/2013HENDRIKS(R)@ TEXASDARVISH(R) 
8/31/2013PELFREY(R)@ TEXASGARZA(R) 
9/1/2013CORREIA(R)@ TEXASBLACKLEY(L) 
9/2/2013ALBERS(L)@ HOUSTONCLEMENS(R) 
9/3/2013DEDUNO(R)@ HOUSTONCOSART(R) 
9/4/2013 @ HOUSTON  
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
KANSAS CITY - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games67-64+0.250-744.00.2590.3133.80.2540.315
Road Games32-31+5.824-374.10.2610.3133.60.2490.314
vs Left-handed Starters16-22-8.611-263.40.2350.2863.90.2460.307
Past 7 Games3-4-2.34-35.70.2850.3484.70.2700.325
Grass Games64-63-2.947-744.00.2580.3123.90.2550.315
Night Games41-45-7.832-494.00.2570.3073.90.2530.316
Division32-26+3.922-353.80.2530.3093.50.2460.310
KANSAS CITY - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games4.00.2590.31313144861163322910.025113498151179031256411068
Road Games4.10.2610.313632236584163440.022481674435445853284734
Lefty Starters3.40.2350.28638129430481210.02128922463223941203219
KANSAS CITY - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games2.581.172369.31181063023313137526-21401572.7%
Road Games2.821.1811665452126207017010-1219870.4%

MINNESOTA - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games57-73+1.853-723.90.2410.3084.60.2770.331
Home Games28-34-5.228-344.10.2520.3164.70.2760.323
vs Left-handed Starters13-16+014-154.10.2570.3244.90.2750.323
Past 7 Games3-4+1.72-33.30.2280.3024.70.2900.358
Grass Games56-67+5.951-674.00.2430.3114.60.2760.329
Night Games31-47-7.634-423.80.2450.3064.80.2820.334
Division27-37-0.623-373.70.2370.3114.60.2720.326
MINNESOTA - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games3.90.2410.308130447710783811220.03490432111741976875814852
Home Games4.10.2520.316622088527180530.032451934662144347326831
Lefty Starters4.10.2570.32429100225894290.0311499252822926152312
MINNESOTA - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.101.174449.71691553893813939920-18331667.3%
Home Games3.261.0932158978174166119710-815671.4%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
DANNY DUFFY recent results and season statistics
DANNY DUFFY - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts1.861.2411-029.74.822705102-0+30-2
Road Starts0.000.6671-0166.00010331-0+20-1
Last 3 Starts1.861.2411-029.74.822705102-0+30-2
DANNY DUFFY - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/16/2013at DETROIT2-1+2008.5Win,UnderW6001033VERLANDER(R)
8/7/2013MINNESOTA5-2-1458Win,Under 3.7226027DEDUNO(R)
5/13/2012at CHI WHITE SOX9-1+1058Win,Over 0.7000011HUMBER(R)

ANDREW ALBERS recent results and season statistics
ANDREW ALBERS - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts3.000.8672-14307.510102323113-1+4.22-2
Home Starts2.810.6871-12168.055101151-1+0.11-1
Last 3 Starts4.150.9691-1321.77.21010192292-1+2.42-1
ANDREW ALBERS - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/22/2013at DETROIT7-6+2358Win,Over 5.7559114VERLANDER(R)
8/17/2013CHI WHITE SOX5-8+1157Loss,OverL7558113SALE(L)
8/12/2013CLEVELAND3-0+1108Win,UnderW9002002SALAZAR(R)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
Games over the last 3 seasons
MINNESOTA is 25-28 (+0.4 Units) against KANSAS CITY over the last 3 seasons
25 of 52 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=-4.2 Units, Under=-0.9 Units)
Games this season
KANSAS CITY is 13-4 (+7.7 Units) against MINNESOTA this season
10 of 17 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL this season . (Under=+2.5 Units)

All games at MINNESOTA over the last 3 seasons
KANSAS CITY is 13-13 (+0.2 Units) against MINNESOTA over the last 3 seasons
13 of 26 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=-1.0 Units, Under=-1.2 Units)
Games played at MINNESOTA this season.
KANSAS CITY is 6-2 (+4.0 Units) against MINNESOTA this season
4 of 8 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=-0.5 Units, Under=-0.0 Units)

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
8/27/2013KANSAS CITY6-155  1312100SHIELDS(R)W7.3144
 MINNESOTA1+1458.5 unUnder40151CORREIA(R) 7062
8/7/2013MINNESOTA2+135 Under1001100DEDUNO(R)L5.74120
 KANSAS CITY5-1458 unWin141080DUFFY(L) 3.7262
8/6/2013MINNESOTA7+180  83040ALBERS(L)W8.3041
 KANSAS CITY0-1907.5 ovUnder40041SHIELDS(R)L6782
8/5/2013MINNESOTA0+150 Over40040CORREIA(R)L2673
 KANSAS CITY13-1608.5 ovWin161060GUTHRIE(R)W9041
8/1/2013KANSAS CITY7-160  110180SHIELDS(R)W6255
 MINNESOTA2+1507.5 ovOver51081DIAMOND(L)L5693
7/31/2013KANSAS CITY4-115  130171GUTHRIE(R)W6262
 MINNESOTA3+1058.5 unUnder1112111CORREIA(R) 62100
7/30/2013KANSAS CITY7-130  122080SANTANA(R)W7241
 MINNESOTA2+1207.5 ovOver50040PELFREY(R)L4482
6/30/2013KANSAS CITY9-110  132162SANTANA(R) 6354
 MINNESOTA8+1008 ovOver93090CORREIA(R) 5573
6/29/2013KANSAS CITY2+105 Under100190DAVIS(R)L1655
 MINNESOTA6-1158.5 unWin91050GIBSON(R)W6280
6/28/2013KANSAS CITY9-135  114020SHIELDS(R)W6.3380
 MINNESOTA3+1258 ovOver101090WALTERS(R)L3661
6/27/2013KANSAS CITY1+125 Under71071GUTHRIE(R)L6.3262
 MINNESOTA3-1359 ovWin60040DEDUNO(R)W7151
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
DANNY DUFFY vs. MINNESOTA since 1997
DUFFY is 0-1 when starting against MINNESOTA with an ERA of 5.19 and a WHIP of 2.076.
His team's record is 1-1 (-0.6 units) in these starts. The OVER is 0-2. (-2.2 units)
DANNY DUFFY recent starts vs. MINNESOTA
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/7/2013MINNESOTA5-2-1458Win,Under 3.7226027DEDUNO(R)
6/3/2011MINNESOTA2-5-15510Loss,UnderL5337133PAVANO(R)

ANDREW ALBERS vs. KANSAS CITY since 1997
ALBERS is 1-0 when starting against KANSAS CITY with an ERA of 0.00 and a WHIP of 0.600.
His team's record is 1-0 (+1.8 units) in these starts. The OVER is 0-1. (-1.3 units)
ANDREW ALBERS recent starts vs. KANSAS CITY
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
8/6/2013at KANSAS CITY7-0+1807.5Win,UnderW8.3004012SHIELDS(R)
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in KANSAS CITY games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1081, -162.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in KANSAS CITY games 49.6% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (188-191, -32.4 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in MINNESOTA games 49.4% of the time since 1997. (1078-1104, -168.0 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in MINNESOTA games 53.5% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (204-177, +4.6 units)
No Edge.
 
The betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in KANSAS CITY games 51.5% of the time since 1997. (894-843, -64.6 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in KANSAS CITY games 54.1% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (159-135, +6.8 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in MINNESOTA games 50.5% of the time since 1997. (863-846, -97.7 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in MINNESOTA games 44% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (120-153, -50.7 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
KANSAS CITY
[P] 08/25/2013 - Luke Hochevar out indefinitely ( Personal )
[3B] 08/14/2013 - Miguel Tejada 60-day DL (8/11), out for season ( Calf )
[CF] 08/10/2013 - Lorenzo Cain 15-day DL (8/9) ( Oblique )
[P] 04/01/2013 - Felipe Paulino 60-day DL (2/12) ( Elbow )
MINNESOTA
[C] 08/20/2013 - Joe Mauer 7-day DL (8/20) ( Concussion )
[P] 03/31/2013 - Tim Wood 60-day DL (3/24) ( Shoulder )
© Sports Handicapping Information All Rights Reserved.

Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
UPDATED:
BASEBALL 4/5/2015 - 6/4/2015
TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
St Louis Cardinals
2
Washington Nationals
3
Memphis Grizzlies
4
Atlanta Hawks
5
Memphis Grizzlies
04/24/2015
MLBRoyals vs White Sox5:10 PM PST
04/25/2015
ATP - Barcelona, SpainNISHIKORI, KEI vs. KLIZAN, MARTIN04:30 AM PST
WTA - Stuttgart, GermanyWOZNIACKI, CAROLINE vs. HALEP, SIMONA04:30 AM PST
ATP - Bucharest, RomaniaGARCIA-LOPEZ, GUILLERMO vs. MONFILS, GAEL05:15 AM PST
ATP - Bucharest, Romania, DoublesBOLELLI S / DARCIS S vs. MONROE N / SITAK A05:40 AM PST
WTA - Stuttgart, Germany, DoublesMARTIC P / VOGT S I vs. MATTEK-SANDS B / SAFAROVA L05:45 AM PST
ATP - Barcelona, SpainFERRER, DAVID vs. ANDUJAR, PABLO07:00 AM PST
ATP - Barcelona, Spain, DoublesMURRAY J / PEERS J vs. KLIZAN M / QURESHI A-U-H08:20 AM PST
WTA - Stuttgart, GermanyKERBER, ANGELIQUE vs. BRENGLE, MADISON09:30 AM PST
WTA - Stuttgart, Germany, DoublesPARRA SANTONJA A / ROSOLSKA A vs. GARCIA C / SREBOTNIK K10:45 AM PST
NHLCapitals at Islanders12:00 PM PST

x