The Tigers-Royals series has gone OVER 8.5 in the last eight games. As such, we love the OVER 8 for tonight.
PITCHING MATCHUP: Tigers RH Jordan Zimmermann (2-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. Royals RH Ian Kennedy (2-0, 0.66)
Kennedy is 0-2 with a 5.71 ERA versus Detroit and has enjoyed two solid starts so far just as Zimmermann has.
The OVER is 5-0 in the last 5 meetings in Kansas City.
The OVER is 7-2 in Detroit’s last nine overall and 40-17-4 in the Tigers last 61 road games. The OVER is also 5-1 in Detroit’s last 6 games vs. a right-handed starter.
The OVER is 6-0 in the Royals last 6 vs. a team with a winning record.
- Don Shapiro, Gambling911.com