Oakland Athletics vs Kansas City Royals MLB Betting Lines

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The Athletics will play the Royals on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 at 2:10 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
  • Athletics - P. Blackburn - R
  • Royals - D. Lynch - L

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog

Kansas City Royals
Favorite

Oakland Athletics
+108 Sb3gen1 -118 Sb3gen1
+105 Sb3gen3 -122 Sb3gen2
+102 Sb3gen2 -125 Sb3gen3
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Oakland Athletics has a minus value. Lay $118 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Kansas City Royals has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $108.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
10.5o -105 Sb3gen2 10.5u -110 Sb3gen1
10.5o -110 Sb3gen1 10.5u -110 Sb3gen3
10.5o -110 Sb3gen3 10.5u -115 Sb3gen2
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen2 has the best over line of 10.5 points laying $105 to win $100. Sb3gen1 has the best under line of 10.5 u -110.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog

Kansas City Royals
Favorite

Oakland Athletics
+1.5 -140 Sb3gen1 -1.5 +130 Sb3gen2
+1.5 -140 Sb3gen3 -1.5 +120 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -150 Sb3gen2 -1.5 +120 Sb3gen3
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Thursday. Sb3gen2 has the best favorite Oakland Athletics run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen1 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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Oakland Athletics World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-12-01 06:03:24
Kansas City Royals World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-12-01 06:03:24

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Oakland Athletics
86 76 0.531 21.0 86-76 43-38 L2 75-67
Kansas City Royals
74 88 0.457 33.0 74-88 39-42 L2 62-80

Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

2021 Oakland Athletics Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Matt Olson
1B
156 101 153 39 111 88 113 0.271
Matt Chapman
3B
151 75 111 27 72 80 202 0.210
Elvis Andrus
SS
146 60 121 3 37 31 81 0.243
Mark Canha
LF
141 93 120 17 61 77 128 0.231
Jed Lowrie
2B
139 55 112 14 69 49 108 0.245
Tony Kemp
2B
131 54 92 8 37 52 51 0.279
Sean Murphy
C
119 47 85 17 59 40 114 0.216
Seth Brown
LF
111 43 60 20 48 23 89 0.214
Ramon Laureano
CF
88 43 84 14 39 27 98 0.246
Mitch Moreland
DH
81 28 52 10 30 18 58 0.227
Bo Bichette
SS
80 68 96 15 54 22 79 0.290
Marcus Semien
SS
80 63 96 21 54 33 85 0.293

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

Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

2021 Oakland Athletics Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Frankie Montas
SP
32 13 9 0 0 187.0 207 1.18 3.37
Chris Bassitt
SP
27 12 4 0 0 157.1 159 1.06 3.15
Sean Manaea
SP
32 11 10 0 0 179.1 194 1.23 3.91
Cole Irvin
SP
32 10 15 0 0 178.1 125 1.33 4.24
Lance Lynn
SP
20 10 3 0 0 114.2 130 1.05 2.04
Lucas Giolito
SP
23 9 8 0 0 137.0 153 1.10 3.81
Dylan Cease
SP
23 9 6 0 0 119.2 159 1.27 3.99
Carlos Rodon
SP
19 9 5 0 0 109.2 160 0.96 2.38
Yusmeiro Petit
RP
78 8 3 2 22 78.0 37 1.04 3.92
James Kaprielian
SP
24 8 5 0 0 119.1 123 1.22 4.07
Lou Trivino
RP
71 7 8 22 8 73.2 67 1.25 3.18
Dallas Keuchel
SP
23 7 6 0 0 125.2 77 1.33 4.51

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

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