Kansas City Royals vs Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Betting Lines

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The Royals will play the Pirates on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 at 6:35 pm ET. Check network listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage. Our opening pitch flys at Eastern Standard, make sure you adjust for your local timezone.

Matchup Pitchers
  • Royals - M. Minor - L
  • Pirates - M. Keller - R

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog
Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals
+111 Gtbets -121 Gtbets
+110 Bovada -130 Bovada
+110 Mybookie -130 Mybookie
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Kansas City Royals has a minus value. Lay $121 at Gtbets to win $100. Underdog Pittsburgh Pirates has a positive value. Risk $100 at Gtbets to win $111.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
8o -105 Bovada 8u -107 Gtbets
8o -105 Mybookie 8u -115 Bovada
8o -113 Gtbets 8u -115 Mybookie
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Bovada has the best over line of 8 points laying $105 to win $100. Gtbets has the best under line of 8 u -107.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog
Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals
+1.5 -150 Bovada -1.5 +131 Gtbets
+1.5 -151 Gtbets -1.5 +130 Bovada
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines from Bovada, Betonline, and Mybookie. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Wednesday. Gtbets has the best favorite Kansas City Royals run line at -1.5 points. Bovada has the best underdog Pittsburgh Pirates run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

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Kansas City Royals World Series Odds
Outcomebovada Bovada
Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals

Cached 2021-05-16 17:49:39
Pittsburgh Pirates World Series Odds
Outcomebovada Bovada
Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates

Cached 2021-05-16 17:49:39

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Pittsburgh PiratesKansas City Royals 18 21 0.462 6.0 8-12 10-9 W1 2-8
Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates 17 22 0.436 7.0 8-10 9-12 W2 4-6

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

2021 Kansas City Royals Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Whit Merrifield
RF
39 24 39 4 23 14 17 0.262
Salvador Perez
C
39 18 43 9 26 4 39 0.279
Carlos Santana
1B
39 24 35 8 25 33 25 0.265
Jorge Soler
RF
39 13 27 3 23 14 46 0.203
Nicky Lopez
2B
38 19 25 0 7 16 18 0.234
Andrew Benintendi
LF
36 19 37 3 11 14 29 0.276
Michael A. Taylor
CF
35 13 28 3 11 8 42 0.241
Hunter Dozier
3B
33 10 16 5 14 9 37 0.139
Hanser Alberto
2B
32 6 18 0 5 0 11 0.228
Jarrod Dyson
CF
22 4 7 0 0 4 7 0.241
Jake Brentz
RP
19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Scott Barlow
RP
19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

2021 Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Adam Frazier
2B
38 20 49 1 13 14 19 0.318
Bryan Reynolds
LF
37 24 40 3 15 20 32 0.301
Kevin Newman
SS
36 11 28 1 8 5 10 0.209
Erik Gonzalez
2B
36 10 25 2 15 3 23 0.202
Colin Moran
3B
32 10 33 4 19 10 34 0.297
Jacob Stallings
C
32 10 25 3 15 17 22 0.255
Phillip Evans
3B
32 14 24 4 8 14 29 0.216
Gregory Polanco
RF
29 11 20 3 7 11 32 0.208
Wilmer Difo
SS
29 5 14 1 6 2 19 0.241
Dustin Fowler
CF
18 3 7 0 2 3 20 0.171
Richard Rodriguez
RP
17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Chris Stratton
RP
16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

2021 Kansas City Royals Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Danny Duffy
SP
7 4 3 0 0 41.2 48 1.13 1.94
Mike Minor
SP
8 3 2 0 0 43.0 44 1.19 5.02
Brad Keller
SP
8 3 4 0 0 33.1 29 1.86 6.75
Greg Holland
RP
14 2 1 2 2 13.0 16 1.85 4.85
Kyle Zimmer
RP
11 2 0 1 2 13.1 12 0.90 3.38
Scott Barlow
RP
19 1 1 1 7 21.0 29 1.29 2.57
Jakob Junis
SP
11 1 3 0 0 29.1 31 1.36 5.52
Brady Singer
SP
7 1 3 0 0 32.1 33 1.33 4.18
Carlos Hernandez
SP
3 1 0 0 0 3.1 5 3.30 10.80
Hanser Alberto
2B
32 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0.00 0.00
Jake Brentz
RP
19 0 0 0 3 17.0 20 1.47 3.18
Josh Staumont
RP
17 0 1 3 2 18.2 20 0.96 2.41

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

2021 Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Tyler Anderson
SP
8 3 3 0 0 46.1 44 1.10 3.50
JT Brubaker
SP
7 3 2 0 0 38.1 41 1.12 2.58
Sam Howard
RP
19 2 2 0 7 13.1 21 1.05 3.38
Richard Rodriguez
RP
17 2 0 6 0 17.0 14 0.41 0.53
Mitch Keller
SP
7 2 4 0 0 27.2 26 1.81 7.81
Clay Holmes
RP
17 1 0 0 1 17.2 17 1.25 4.08
Chris Stratton
RP
16 1 0 0 4 19.1 19 1.24 4.19
Duane Underwood Jr.
RP
15 1 2 0 1 20.2 26 1.35 4.79
Luis Oviedo
SP
8 1 1 0 0 12.2 11 1.58 7.82
Trevor Cahill
SP
7 1 4 0 0 34.2 27 1.41 5.97
David Bednar
RP
17 0 0 0 4 15.1 19 0.91 2.35
Kyle Crick
RP
12 0 0 0 3 11.1 10 0.62 1.59

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