Kansas City Royals vs San Diego Padres 3/23/2023 – On Thursday late afternoon, the Kansas City Royals will be taking on the San Diego Padres at Peoria Sports Complex for some Spring Training action. The Kansas City Royals are 17-10 on the season after winning against the Chicago White Sox in the last game. The San Diego Padres, on the other hand, was not quite lucky in their previous matchup and lost to the Cincinnati Reds with lowered them to 11-13 on the scoreboard. The San Diego Padres will be winning this game as per the latest MLB spring training betting odds.
Kansas City Royals vs San Diego Padres 3/23/2023
|When:||Thursday, March 23, 4:10 PM EDT|
|Where:||Peoria Sports Complex, Peoria, Arizona.|
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Kansas City Royals
The Kansas City Royals have won two games out of their last five played, most recently winning against the White Sox with a final score of 4-3. The Royals are batting with an average of .288 in this Spring Training and have managed to collect a total of 163 runs so far. The Kansas City offense this season is being led by Franmil Reyes who has knocked a trio of home runs for the team, along with 12 ribbies. The Royals will be sending Brady Singer to the hill for this game. Singer is 10-5 with a 3.23 ERA.
Players to watch: Hunter Dozier 1B (GP 13, AB 36, R 7, H 9, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 3, TB 14, BB 3, SO 10, SB 1, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.325, SLG 0.389, OPS 0.714, WAR 0, Kyle Isbel RF (GP 14, AB 34, R 7, H 16, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 5, TB 22, BB 4, SO 6, SB 2, AVG 0.471, OBP 0.526, SLG 0.647, OPS 1.173, WAR 0
San Diego Padres
The San Diego Padres were paired with the Cincinnati Reds last time out and dropped the game 4-1. The Padres are batting with an average of .277 this season and have scored a total of 146 runs for the team. The San Diego offense in this Spring Training is being headed by Rougned Odor who has picked up a couple of home runs for the team, as well as three rib-eyes. The San Diego Padres will be sending Ryan Weathers to the mound for this game. Weathers is coming in with a 9.82 ERA.
Players to watch: David Dahl CF (GP 17, AB 48, R 6, H 14, 2B 2, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 9, TB 21, BB 1, SO 14, SB 0, AVG 0.292, OBP 0.306, SLG 0.438, OPS 0.744, WAR 0, Brandon Dixon 3B (GP 19, AB 40, R 9, H 8, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 3, TB 10, BB 9, SO 16, SB 1, AVG 0.2, OBP 0.34, SLG 0.25, OPS 0.59, WAR 0
Kansas City Royals vs San Diego Padres Betting Numbers
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals are 2-3 in their last 5 games.
Royals are 2-3 in their last 5 games against the spread.
Royals are 37-44 in their road games against the spread.
The totals have gone OVER in 5 of Royals’ last 5 games.
The totals have gone OVER in 40 of Royals’ 81 last games at home
San Diego Padres
San Diego Padres are 2-3 in their last 5 games.
Padres are 2-3 in their last 5 games against the spread.
Padres are 42-39 in their road games against the spread.
The totals have gone OVER in 2 of Padres’ last 5 games.
The totals have gone OVER in 34 of Padres’ 80 last games at home.
Kansas City Royals vs San Diego Padres Betting Picks
Both of these teams have not been their best in recent games and will not do much damage to the scoreboard. The San Diego Padres have the home advantage in this game and will use this wisely to pick up a win, as supported by the most recent MLB betting trends.
Score Prediction: Padres 4, Royals 3.