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
Kansas City Royals
Favorite
Tampa Bay Rays
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
Kansas City Royals
Favorite
Tampa Bay Rays
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
Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals

Cached 2021-06-18 14:26:55
Tampa Bay Rays World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays

Cached 2021-06-18 14:26:55

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Tampa Bay RaysKansas City Royals 32 38 0.457 13.0 18-19 14-19 W1 3-7
Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays 43 30 0.589 3.5 19-14 24-16 L6 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
70 43 76 6 40 21 40 0.274
Salvador Perez
C
70 35 80 18 47 8 71 0.292
Carlos Santana
1B
70 39 60 11 40 46 42 0.245
Michael A. Taylor
CF
64 26 49 5 22 14 80 0.229
Jorge Soler
RF
64 21 39 6 28 26 73 0.183
Nicky Lopez
2B
63 29 45 0 12 24 27 0.260
Andrew Benintendi
LF
60 31 62 8 31 19 45 0.283
Hunter Dozier
3B
54 19 30 7 21 16 62 0.157
Hanser Alberto
2B
49 12 31 0 9 2 13 0.267
Jarrod Dyson
CF
38 8 15 0 3 5 9 0.278
Jake Brentz
RP
34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Scott Barlow
RP
33 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
Austin Meadows
DH
68 43 59 15 50 34 76 0.230
Randy Arozarena
LF
68 46 69 10 37 27 85 0.259
Brandon Lowe
2B
68 37 49 13 32 31 89 0.202
Yandy Diaz
1B
65 26 55 2 25 46 42 0.246
Joey Wendle
3B
65 40 62 7 32 14 48 0.292
Manuel Margot
RF
64 25 57 7 39 14 39 0.247
Brett Phillips
RF
56 19 27 3 15 21 60 0.203
Kevin Kiermaier
CF
51 21 35 1 10 10 49 0.229
Mike Brosseau
3B
50 18 24 4 16 13 49 0.182
Mike Zunino
C
49 26 29 14 30 16 68 0.193
Willy Adames
SS
41 16 26 5 15 10 51 0.197
Francisco Mejia
C
38 10 27 3 13 7 22 0.235

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
15 6 4 0 0 86.1 92 1.18 4.48
Brad Keller
SP
15 6 7 0 0 71.0 64 1.75 6.34
Danny Duffy
SP
7 4 3 0 0 41.2 48 1.13 1.94
Kyle Zimmer
RP
24 3 0 2 5 27.2 28 0.94 1.95
Brady Singer
SP
14 3 5 0 0 68.0 71 1.43 4.76
Scott Barlow
RP
33 2 2 2 10 35.1 50 1.22 2.04
Greg Holland
RP
29 2 2 4 4 27.0 28 1.41 4.00
Jakob Junis
SP
15 2 3 0 0 34.2 35 1.44 5.19
Kris Bubic
SP
11 2 2 0 0 45.1 39 1.48 4.17
Jake Brentz
RP
34 1 0 0 7 32.2 38 1.10 1.93
Carlos Hernandez
RP
7 1 0 0 0 12.0 17 2.08 6.75
Josh Staumont
RP
25 0 1 5 2 26.2 29 1.24 3.38

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
12 6 4 0 0 62.2 38 1.07 3.59
Andrew Kittredge
RP
25 5 1 2 4 33.2 30 0.83 1.34
Tyler Glasnow
SP
14 5 2 0 0 88.0 123 0.93 2.66
Rich Hill
SP
14 5 2 0 0 71.2 73 1.05 3.64
Jeffrey Springs
RP
30 4 1 2 8 32.0 41 1.03 3.09
Ryan Yarbrough
SP
14 4 3 0 0 78.1 64 1.15 4.14
Ryan Thompson
SP
32 3 2 0 10 31.1 34 0.96 2.01
J.P. Feyereisen
RP
12 3 1 3 2 12.2 12 1.11 0.71
Diego Castillo
RP
27 2 4 11 3 27.1 38 1.21 3.62
Shane McClanahan
SP
10 2 2 0 0 44.2 54 1.30 4.03
Pete Fairbanks
RP
21 1 2 3 8 18.2 22 1.34 1.93
Collin McHugh
RP
16 1 1 0 2 26.1 39 1.18 2.39

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