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(30-22) Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians (27-24)
Date: Friday June 3 2016
Time: 7:10 PM ET
Venue: Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio
Projected Pitchers: Edinson Volquez vs Danny Salazar
MLB Moneyline Odds: Indians -160
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Off
MLB Betting Total: 7.5
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This AL Central weekend series have the intentions to solidify the top spot in the AL Central.
The Kansas City Royals have played well here recently, and they currently have the top spot in the division.
The Cleveland Indians struggled over the weekend; they look to take back their spot in the division.
Kansas City Royals
The Kansas City Royals lineup has been known to not hit for power, and that same theme continues. They are led in all main hitting stats by Eric Hosmer. Hosmer is hitting .328 on the year with 10 home runs and 35 runs knocked in.
He is paced by Lorenzo Cain, he is hitting .305 with 8 home runs and 34 runs batted in. Besides them, it seems like the production is down. Salvador Perez is hitting .277 while hitting 7 home runs and 25 RBIs.
The Royals have their ace Edinson Volquez on the mound. He is currently 5-4 on the year with a 3.74 E.R.A. and 54 strikeouts. In his last start, he received a no decision against the Chicago White Sox.
He threw in 6 innings of work where he gave up 3 runs on 7 hits. He also struck out 5 White Sox and walked 1.
The Cleveland Indians lineup has been up and down all season.
They are now led by utility player Jose Ramirez. Ramirez is hitting .315 on the year with a .391 on base percentage and has hit 13 doubles on the year.
Next is the young Francisco Lindor, who has been struggling lately. Lindor is hitting .299on the year with 9 doubles and 10 stolen bases; he looks to get back to hitting like he was earlier in the year.
The veteran Jason Kipnis is hitting .266 on the year with 7 home runs and 29 runs batted in.
The Indians send Danny Salazar to the mound, and he has been their ace so far this season. He is currently 5-3 on the year with a 2.39 E.R.A. and 72 strikeouts.
He was last in action in a win against the Baltimore Orioles.
He worked in 6 innings while giving up on 2 earned runs. He struck out 5 O’s and walked 2 batters.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Over is 9-0 in KC last 9 overall.
- Over is 9-0 in KC last 9 on grass.
- KC are 13-3 in their last 16 overall.
- CLE are 12-3 in their last 15 Fri. games.
- Over is 39-14-1 in CLE last 54 home games.
- Over is 18-7-2 in CLE last 27 overall.
- Over is 11-4 in the last 15 meetings in Cleveland.
- Over is 7-3 in Salazars last 10 starts vs. KC.
Free Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians MLB Prediction:
This game will be very fun to watch if you like a pitcher’s duel. Both of these guys are throwing the best for their respective teams.
I’m taking the Indians at home. Indians dropped too many games over the weekend, but they will look to come back and takeback their1st place spot in the AL Central.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: Indians ML
Look for the Indians to win in a low scoring game.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Royals 2 Cleveland 4
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