Athletics vs Royals Game Breakdown

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Oakland Athletics

Athletics

19W-28L

Oakland Athletics

May 18, 2024

07:10PM EST

Odds: 8.5 o/u

Royals

27W-19L

Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals

Get ready to slide into some Daily Fantasy Sports action as the Oakland Athletics, trying to climb out of their 19-28 hole, gear up to face the high-flying Kansas City Royals, who are sitting pretty at 27-19, at the iconic Kauffman Stadium tonight at 7:10 PM EST. The stakes are hot with the A’s looking to snag a much-needed win from the Royals, who just handed them a 6-2 defeat in their last showdown. With the betting lines buzzing and an over/under of 8.5, all eyes are on whether the A’s can turn the tables or if the Royals will continue their royal rampage. The weather gods are smiling too, promising clear skies and perfect baseball temps, setting the stage for what’s expected to be a sizzling showdown. So, as the Athletics try to steal the crown and the Royals look to defend the throne, tonight’s game is shaping up to be a classic case of regal ambitions clashing with athletic aspirations!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: May 18, 2024 07:10PM EST
Location: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City
Weather: Sunny with winds from the SSW at 6.9 mph. Temperature is at 82.0° with 55% humidity.

Vegas Odds

OAK ML KC ML Over/Under Line
Open +155 -188 8.5 1.5/-1.5
Recent +156 -190 9.5 1.5/-1.5
Difference +1 -2 +1.0

Team Performance

oak Team Logo
LAST 10
2W-8L
AWAY
104W-155L

39.1% Win Probability

kc Team Logo
LAST 10
6W-4L
HOME
121W-139L

60.9% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Runs O/U O/U DIFF ATS
05/17/24 Oakland Athletics OAK 2 Under -0.5
Kansas City Royals KC 6
05/05/23 Oakland Athletics OAK 12 Over +11.5
Kansas City Royals KC 8
05/06/23 Oakland Athletics OAK 5 Over +0.5
Kansas City Royals KC 4
05/07/23 Oakland Athletics OAK 1 Under -2.5
Kansas City Royals KC 5
08/21/23 Kansas City Royals KC 4 Over +1.5
Oakland Athletics OAK 6
08/22/23 Kansas City Royals KC 4 Over +0.5
Oakland Athletics OAK 5
08/23/23 Kansas City Royals KC 4 Under -4.5
Oakland Athletics OAK 0

Athletics Vs Over/Under

Royals Vs Over/Under

Ross Stripling
Ross Stripling
ERA 4.979 | IP 47.0 | 1.0W-7.0L | KO 30.0
Date Matchup Result IP Hits Runs KO Over
05-13-24 @HOU 2-9L 5.0 4 3 1 Over
05-07-24 vsTEX 15-8L 1.7 10 11 2 Over
05-01-24 vsPIT 0-4W 6.0 3 0 2 Under
04-26-24 @BAL 3-2W 5.7 6 2 3 Under
04-21-24 @CLE 2-6L 5.0 5 3 4 Under
04-15-24 vsSTL 3-1L 5.7 6 3 4 Under
04-10-24 @TEX 2-6L 6.0 11 6 5 Under
04-03-24 vsBOS 1-0L 7.0 8 1 3 Under
03-29-24 vsCLE 6-4L 5.0 7 5 6 Over
10-01-23 @LAD 5-2L 3.3 2 0 2 Under
Will Smith
Will Smith
ERA 7.244 | IP 13.7 | 0.0W-2.0L | KO 8.0
Date Matchup Result IP Hits Runs KO Over
05-12-24 @LAA 4-2W 8.0 5 1 12 Under
05-07-24 vsMIL 6-5L 6.7 6 3 5 Over
05-01-24 @TOR 6-1W 7.0 2 1 8 Under
04-26-24 @DET 8-0W 7.0 3 0 9 Under
04-21-24 vsBAL 5-0L 5.3 9 4 1 Under
04-15-24 @CWS 2-0W 7.0 4 0 4 Under
04-10-24 vsHOU 2-11W 6.0 7 2 2 Over
04-04-24 vsCWS 1-10W 6.7 8 1 3 Over
03-30-24 vsMIN 5-1L 6.0 2 0 4 Under
09-26-23 @SF 4-0L 8.7 3 0 7 Under
05-15-24 @SEA 2-4L 1.0 0 0 0 Under
05-10-24 @LAA 2-1W 1.0 0 0 1 Under
05-08-24 vsMIL 4-6W 0.7 0 0 0 Over
05-06-24 vsMIL 2-3W 0.7 0 0 0 Under
05-04-24 vsTEX 15-4L 1.0 0 0 0 Over
04-28-24 @DET 1-4L 0.3 0 0 0 Under
04-26-24 @DET 8-0W 1.0 1 0 0 Under
04-21-24 vsBAL 5-0L 1.0 0 0 0 Under
04-19-24 vsBAL 4-9W 1.0 4 4 1 Over
04-17-24 @CWS 4-2W 1.0 0 0 1 Under

Athletics Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
05/19 vs KC 2-6L 4 1 Under
05/18 vs HOU 1-8L 4 0 Under
05/17 vs HOU 0-3L 2 0 Under
05/16 vs HOU 1-2L 7 0 Under
05/15 vs HOU 2-9L 9 0 Over
05/14 vs SEA 4-8L 8 3 Over
05/13 vs SEA 8-1W 9 1 Under
05/12 vs SEA 1-8L 7 0 Under
05/10 @ TEX 11-12L 14 2 Over
05/10 @ TEX 9-4W 10 3 Over
05/09 @ TEX 8-15L 7 2 Over
05/08 @ TEX 2-4L 7 0 Under
05/07 @ MIA 3-12L 5 0 Over
05/06 @ MIA 20-4W 21 6 Over
05/05 @ MIA 3-1W 5 1 Under

Royals Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
05/19 @ OAK 6-2W 11 2 Under
05/17 vs SEA 2-4L 6 0 Under
05/16 vs SEA 4-2W 5 1 Under
05/15 vs SEA 2-6L 6 0 Under
05/14 vs LAA 4-2W 11 0 Under
05/13 vs LAA 3-9L 8 0 Over
05/12 vs LAA 2-1W 7 1 Under
05/11 vs LAA 10-4W 12 2 Over
05/10 @ MIL 6-4W 9 1 Over
05/09 @ MIL 5-6L 12 0 Over
05/08 @ MIL 3-2W 5 1 Under
05/07 @ TEX 2-3L 7 0 Under
05/06 @ TEX 4-15L 9 0 Over
05/05 @ TEX 7-1W 11 2 Under
05/03 vs TOR 6-1W 7 1 Under

Team’s Batting Order

Athletics Notable Injuries

  • No notable injuries for players that have played at least once in the last four weeks.

Royals Notable Injuries

  • No notable injuries for players that have played at least once in the last four weeks.
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