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New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals 08/11/2021 Predictions, MLB Preview and Spread

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New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals 08-11-2021 Predictions MLB Preview and Spread

New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals 08/11/2021 – Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri will play host to the New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals as they conclude their final game of a three-game series. The Yankees have dipped again after dropping their second outing against the Royals. The MLB spread bets are available online as the Royals look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. New York is now one game behind the Blue Jays in the fourth spot. Kansas City continues their battle with the Tigers and the Twins in the AL Central Division play.

New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals 08/11/2021

When: Wednesday, August 11, 2:10 PM ET
Where: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
TV: Yankees-YES
Stream: MLB.TV

New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals 08/11/2021

Team RL TOTAL ML
New York Yankees -1.5 (+119) 9.5 o (-116) -125
Kansas City Royals +1.5 (-164) 9.5 u (-116) -105
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New York Yankees

The New York Yankees will need to pick up pace after giving up eight runs to the Royals and scoring just four in return. The Yankees will need to stay ahead of the Blue Jays if they want to make it to the playoffs. Aaron Judge is the bright spot from the plate with a batting clip of .278. Judge has smashed 23 home runs and is holding an on-base percentage of .366. Giancarlo Stanton is the leader in RBIs with 54 while DJ LeMahieu is the hits leader with 114. The Yankees are yet to reveal their starter in this game.  

Players to watch: DJ LeMahieu 2B (GP 107, AB 426, R 52, H 114, 2B 19, 3B 1, HR 7, RBI 45, TB 156, BB 48, SO 72, SB 4, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.344, SLG 0.366, OPS 0.71, WAR 1.5), Aaron Judge RF (GP 98, AB 367, R 56, H 102, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 23, RBI 53, TB 186, BB 49, SO 109, SB 2, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.366, SLG 0.507, OPS 0.873, WAR 3.4).

Kansas City Royals

The Kansas City Royals are turning towards Brady Singer as their starter in this game. Singer is holding an ERA of 4.68 with a 7-12 record on the season. Overall, the righty has 153 Ks with 60 BBs in total. Salvador Perez is the leader in batting with a clip of .274 and 27 home runs in total. The Royals have won 49 and dropped 63 games on the season. Kansas City will need to improve their performance from the plate. From the pitching end, the Royals are not too strong as they are struggling against most of the opponents.

Players to watch: Whit Merrifield RF (GP 111, AB 443, R 60, H 118, 2B 24, 3B 2, HR 8, RBI 54, TB 170, BB 31, SO 70, SB 31, AVG 0.266, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.384, OPS 0.697, WAR 2.3), Salvador Perez C (GP 110, AB 427, R 51, H 117, 2B 18, 3B 0, HR 27, RBI 69, TB 216, BB 13, SO 122, SB 1, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.307, SLG 0.506, OPS 0.813, WAR 3.1).

New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals Betting Numbers

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New York Yankees

The total has gone UNDER in 14 of NY Yankees’ last 19 games.
NY Yankees are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games.
Yankees are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games against Kansas City.
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Yankees’ last 7 games when playing on the road against Kansas City.

Kansas City Royals

The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Kansas City’s last 16 games.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Kansas City’s last 10 games against NY Yankees.
Kansas City are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Kansas City’s last 7 games when playing at home against NY Yankees.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas City’s last 13 games against an opponent in the American League.

New York Yankees vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks

The online sportsbook has predicted the Yankees to rebound from their last defeat with the help of their batting unit. The Yankees have not been consistent, but they managed to get back in the postseason race.

Score Prediction: Yankees 4. Royals 2.