Kansas City Royals vs Tampa Bay Rays MLB Betting Lines

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The Royals will play the Rays on Thursday, May 27th, 2021 at 3:10 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 - B. Singer - R
  • Rays - S. Mcclanahan - L

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog

Kansas City Royals
Favorite

Tampa Bay Rays
+157 Sb3gen1 -170 Sb3gen1
+150 Sb3gen2 -175 Sb3gen2
+150 Sb3gen3 -180 Sb3gen3
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Tampa Bay Rays has a minus value. Lay $170 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Kansas City Royals has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $157.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
7.5o -105 Sb3gen2 7.5u -110 Sb3gen1
7.5o -110 Sb3gen1 7.5u -110 Sb3gen3
7.5o -110 Sb3gen3 7.5u -115 Sb3gen2
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen2 has the best over line of 7.5 points laying $105 to win $100. Sb3gen1 has the best under line of 7.5 u -110.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog

Kansas City Royals
Favorite

Tampa Bay Rays
+1.5 -135 Sb3gen2 -1.5 +120 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -140 Sb3gen1 -1.5 +120 Sb3gen3
+1.5 -140 Sb3gen3 -1.5 +115 Sb3gen2
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Thursday. Sb3gen1 has the best favorite Tampa Bay Rays run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen2 has the best underdog Kansas City Royals run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

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Kansas City Royals World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-12-08 07:49:07
Tampa Bay Rays World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Tampa Bay Rays

Cached 2021-12-08 07:49:07

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Kansas City Royals
74 88 0.457 33.0 74-88 39-42 L2 62-80
Tampa Bay Rays
100 62 0.617 7.0 100-62 52-29 L1 85-57

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
162 97 184 10 74 40 103 0.277
Salvador Perez
C
161 88 169 48 121 28 170 0.273
Carlos Santana
1B
158 66 121 19 69 86 102 0.214
Nicky Lopez
2B
151 78 149 2 43 49 74 0.300
Hunter Dozier
3B
144 55 105 16 54 43 154 0.216
Michael A. Taylor
CF
142 58 118 12 54 33 144 0.244
Andrew Benintendi
LF
134 63 136 17 73 36 97 0.276
Hanser Alberto
2B
103 25 65 2 24 4 26 0.270
Jorge Soler
RF
94 38 59 13 37 38 97 0.192
Ryan O'Hearn
1B
84 23 53 9 29 13 71 0.225
Jarrod Dyson
CF
77 13 27 0 10 6 28 0.221
Scott Barlow
RP
71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Tampa Bay Rays Batting Stats

2021 Tampa Bay Rays Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Brandon Lowe
2B
149 97 132 39 99 68 167 0.247
Austin Meadows
LF
142 79 121 27 106 59 122 0.234
Randy Arozarena
RF
142 94 145 20 69 56 170 0.274
Joey Wendle
3B
136 73 122 11 54 28 113 0.265
Yandy Diaz
3B
134 62 119 13 64 69 85 0.256
Manuel Margot
RF
125 55 107 10 57 37 70 0.254
Kevin Kiermaier
CF
122 54 90 4 37 33 99 0.259
Brett Phillips
RF
119 50 51 13 44 33 113 0.202
Mike Zunino
C
109 64 72 33 62 34 132 0.216
DJ LeMahieu
2B
101 51 108 7 44 46 68 0.268
Gleyber Torres
SS
95 34 86 6 41 41 79 0.249
Aaron Judge
RF
93 54 97 22 50 47 102 0.280

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
Mike Minor
SP
28 8 12 0 0 158.2 149 1.24 5.05
Brad Keller
SP
26 8 12 0 0 133.2 120 1.66 5.39
Kris Bubic
SP
29 6 7 0 0 130.0 114 1.38 4.43
Carlos Hernandez
RP
24 6 2 0 0 85.2 74 1.28 3.68
Jake Brentz
RP
72 5 2 2 16 64.0 76 1.28 3.66
Scott Barlow
RP
71 5 3 16 14 74.1 91 1.20 2.42
Brady Singer
SP
27 5 10 0 0 128.1 131 1.55 4.91
Josh Staumont
RP
64 4 3 5 16 65.2 72 1.07 2.88
Kyle Zimmer
RP
52 4 1 2 10 54.0 46 1.41 5.00
Domingo Tapia
RP
32 4 1 0 7 31.2 25 1.11 2.84
Daniel Lynch
SP
15 4 6 0 0 68.0 55 1.63 5.69
Danny Duffy
SP
13 4 3 0 0 61.0 65 1.21 2.51

Tampa Bay Rays Pitching Stats

2021 Tampa Bay Rays Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Josh Fleming
RP
26 10 8 1 3 104.1 65 1.35 5.09
Shane McClanahan
SP
25 10 6 0 0 123.1 141 1.27 3.43
Gerrit Cole
SP
21 10 6 0 0 130.1 176 0.99 3.11
Andrew Kittredge
RP
57 9 3 8 7 71.2 77 0.98 1.88
Ryan Yarbrough
RP
30 9 7 0 0 155.0 117 1.23 5.11
Jonathan Loaisiga
SP
42 8 4 3 14 52.0 51 1.04 2.60
Jameson Taillon
SP
21 7 4 0 0 107.0 108 1.21 4.04
Collin McHugh
RP
37 6 1 1 6 64.0 74 0.94 1.55
Rich Hill
SP
19 6 4 0 0 95.1 91 1.16 3.87
Jeffrey Springs
RP
43 5 1 2 10 44.2 63 1.10 3.43
Aroldis Chapman
RP
42 5 3 22 0 38.2 67 1.32 3.72
JT Chargois
RP
25 5 1 0 6 23.2 24 1.23 1.90

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