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Kansas City Royals vs Pittsburgh Pirates 04/27/2021 Analysis, Betting Results and Picks
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Kansas City Royals vs Pittsburgh Pirates 04/27/2021 – A short two-game series is all set to get underway as Kansas City Royals take on Pittsburgh Pirates from PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Royals are at the top of the AL Central Division play with an impressive 14-7 record on the season. Kansas City Royals are ahead of the Chicago White Sox and are all set to continuing their success. Pittsburgh Pirates will enter this game holding the second spot in the NL Central Division play. The Pirates are trailing the Brewers and are ahead of the Cardinals. The mlb 2021 predictions are up and running with the odds and picks of this entertaining game.
Kansas City Royals vs Pittsburgh Pirates 04/27/2021
Kansas City Royals
The Kansas City Royals are dominating their division as they enter this game riding a four-game winning streak. Last night, Kansas City smashed three runs against Detroit Tigers and gave up two in return. The Royals swept the Tigers in their four-game series. Michael A. Taylor is the leader in batting with an average of .288. When it comes to home runs, Salvador Perez is the leader with five. The RBI leader with 16 is Carlos Santana. Jakob Junis will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game.
Players to watch: S. Perez C (GP 21, AB 85, R 11, H 21, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 12, TB 41, BB 4, SO 24, SB 0, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.289, SLG 0.482, OPS 0.771, WAR 0), W. Merrifield RF (GP 21, AB 84, R 14, H 24, 2B 4, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 15, TB 37, BB 5, SO 8, SB 8, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.44, OPS 0.76, WAR 0).
The Pirates enter this game holding an 11-11 record on the season. Pittsburgh is two games behind the Brewers and are holding the same record as the Cardinals. The Pirates are riding a two-game winning streak after defeating the Minnesota Twins in their three-game series with a 2-1 record. Last night, Pittsburgh smashed six runs to victory and restricted the Twins to just two. Adam Frazier is the leader in batting with an average of .310. Pittsburgh will deliver Tyler Anderson as their starting pitcher in this game. The southpaw is 2-2 with an ERA of 3.92.
Players to watch: A. Frazier 2B (GP 21, AB 84, R 12, H 26, 2B 6, 3B 2, HR 0, RBI 10, TB 36, BB 9, SO 10, SB 2, AVG 0.31, OBP 0.385, SLG 0.429, OPS 0.814, WAR 0), B. Reynolds LF (GP 22, AB 79, R 15, H 24, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 11, TB 36, BB 12, SO 19, SB 0, AVG 0.304, OBP 0.402, SLG 0.456, OPS 0.858, WAR 0).
Kansas City Royals vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
Kansas City Royals
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Kansas City’s last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Pittsburgh’s last 9 games.
Kansas City Royals vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
The Royals are looking forward to continuing their success and they seem to have the top sports betting site‘s odds in their favor. Back Kansas City to take out Pittsburgh with the help of their equally balanced pitching and scoring unit.
Score Prediction: Royals 6, Pirates 4.