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Kansas City Royals vs Cleveland Indians 09/27/2021 Odds, Baseball Picks and Predictions
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Kansas City Royals vs Cleveland Indians 09/27/2021 – Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio will play host one last time this season for the Cleveland Indians and Kansas City Royals as they enter on the opening game of a four-game series. The Royals are out of the playoffs and so are the Indians. The chances for Cleveland are way too slim after the Braves and Phillies secured a better record. The Cleveland Indians failed to clinch the division title since the White Sox took that honor. The MLB best bets have all the odds and lines explained as these two teams enter an exciting game in their last series this season.
Kansas City Royals vs Cleveland Indians 09/27/2021
Kansas City Royals
The Royals were a lost cause right for the start as they frequently failed to get past opponents in their own division. Kansas City will need to make a few deals after this season if they need to be recognized next year. With a 71-84 record, their postseason dream was long gone. Kansas will turn Jackson Kowar to the mound as their starter in this game. Kowar is holding a 0-4 record on the season with a terrible ERA of 11.45. Salvador Perez has been one of the best players for Kansas after playing an important role as the catcher and the leader in home runs and RBIs.
Players to watch: Amed Rosario SS (GP 137, AB 529, R 71, H 147, 2B 23, 3B 6, HR 10, RBI 51, TB 212, BB 27, SO 116, SB 12, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.314, SLG 0.401, OPS 0.715, WAR 1.8), Jose Ramirez 3B (GP 146, AB 522, R 107, H 140, 2B 30, 3B 4, HR 36, RBI 99, TB 286, BB 70, SO 83, SB 26, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.36, SLG 0.548, OPS 0.908, WAR 6.7).
The Indians lost their gaining ground with the White Sox dominating the AL Central. Cleveland will not get the division title with their 76-79 record on the season. The Indians have battled hard this season but they need more balance next year. Cal Quantrill will get the ball in this game as their starter. The righty is holding a 7-3 record on the season with an ERA of 2.82 and 116 Ks in total. Cleveland can hope for a better season next year if they have more powerful starters. Amed Rosario and Jose Ramirez were the bright spots from the plate in batting.
Players to watch: Jose Abreu 1B (GP 147, AB 547, R 84, H 145, 2B 29, 3B 2, HR 29, RBI 113, TB 265, BB 59, SO 139, SB 1, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.352, SLG 0.484, OPS 0.837, WAR 2.8), Tim Anderson SS (GP 118, AB 506, R 91, H 153, 2B 28, 3B 2, HR 16, RBI 58, TB 233, BB 21, SO 115, SB 18, AVG 0.302, OBP 0.331, SLG 0.46, OPS 0.791, WAR 4.2).
Kansas City Royals vs Cleveland Indians Betting Numbers
Kansas City Royals
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City’s last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 7 games.
Kansas City Royals vs Cleveland Indians Betting Picks
The Kansas City Royals are no match for Cleveland since they have a weak batting and pitching unit. The Indians are any day stronger and the MLB picks and parlays have predicted the Indians to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Indians 7, Royals 2.