August 05, 2022 3:42 AM CDT

Boston Red Sox vs Kansas City Royals 8/5/2022

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The Kansas City Royals are 23-30 at home this season and the Boston Red Sox are 27-27 on the road this season. This is a close match-up with both teams having a 45 to 55 percent chance of winning based on 10,000 game simulations generated one play at a time by the AccuScore Simulation Supercomputer. Royals\' starter Zack Greinke is forecasted to have a better game than Red Sox\' starter Josh Winckowski. Zack Greinke has a 35% chance of having a Quality Start (QS) while Josh Winckowski has a 27% chance of a QS. If Zack Greinke has a quality start the Royals has a 72% chance of winning. His simulated strikeout to walk ratio is 2.9 and he has a 23% chance of having a 5 to 1 K/BB ratio. When he has a 5/1 ratio the Royals win 60%. In Josh Winckowski quality starts the Red Sox win 70%. He has a 21% chance of having a 5 to 1 K/BB ratio and if he does his team wins 70% of simulations. In simulations we tracked the batter for each team that was most productive based his average hits, walks and RBI per simulation. The most productive batter for the Kansas City Royals is Nick Pratto who averaged 2.36 hits+walks+RBI. He has a 39% chance of having a big game with 3+ Hits, Walks, RBI and if he has a big game the Royals have a 59% chance of winning. The most productive batter for the Boston Red Sox is Rafael Devers who averaged 2.93 hits+walks+RBI. He has a 51% chance of having a big game with 3+ Hits, Walks, RBI and if he has a big game the Red Sox have a 66% chance of winning.

CURRENT SEASON: We advise relying on these trends after the first 6 to 8 weeks of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Boston Red Sox

Boston Red SoxRECORDKansas City RoyalsRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road27-27, 50% 190Record at Home23-30, 43% -688Boston Red Sox
VS Kansas City Royals0-1, 0% -100VS Boston Red Sox1-0, 100% 113Kansas City Royals
vs Team Under .50018-10, 64% 384vs Team Under .50018-19, 49% 125Boston Red Sox
Record as Road Favorite13-7, 65% 357Record as Home Underdog14-20, 41% -414Boston Red Sox
When Josh Winckowski Starts4-5, 44% -136When Zack Greinke Starts10-8, 56% 339Kansas City Royals

PAST 30 DAYS: We advise incorporating these trends along with the current Season after the first 6 to 8 weeks. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Kansas City Royals

Boston Red SoxRECORDKansas City RoyalsRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road3-8, 27% -310Record at Home9-5, 64% 347Kansas City Royals
VS Kansas City Royals0-1, 0% -100VS Boston Red Sox1-0, 100% 113Kansas City Royals
vs Team Under .5004-7, 36% -157vs Team Under .5006-6, 50% 56Kansas City Royals
Record as Road Favorite0-3, 0% -300Record as Home Underdog4-2, 67% 243Kansas City Royals
When Josh Winckowski Starts1-3, 25% -177When Zack Greinke Starts3-1, 75% 318Kansas City Royals

OVER-UNDER TRENDS

Boston Red SoxRECORDKansas City RoyalsRECORDO-U EDGE
OVER-UNDER ON ROAD22-28, 44% OverOVER-UNDER AT HOME25-27, 48% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS6-5, 55% OverROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS5-9, 36% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON34-47, 42% OverROAD OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON37-39, 49% OverUNDER
OVER-UNDER IN Josh Winckowski STARTS3-6, 33% OverOVER-UNDER IN Zack Greinke STARTS9-8, 53% OverN/A

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SIDE VALUE (Current Season) - Boston Red Sox Road Games: 30-24, 56% +494 Kansas City Royals Home Games: 30-23, 57% +333 SIDE VALUE (PAST 30 DAYS) - Boston Red Sox Road Games: 6-5, 55% +203 Kansas City Royals Home Games: 8-6, 57% +105

MONEY LINE (Current Season) - Boston Red Sox Road Games: 31-23, 57% +76 Kansas City Royals Home Games: 31-22, 58% +239 MONEY LINE (PAST 30 DAYS) - Boston Red Sox Road Games: 7-4, 64% +97 Kansas City Royals Home Games: 7-7, 50% -110

OVER-UNDER RECORD (Current Season) - Boston Red Sox Road Games: 24-22, 52% -20 Kansas City Royals Home Games: 23-25, 48% -450 OVER-UNDER RECORD (PAST 30 DAYS) - Boston Red Sox Road Games: 6-5, 55% + 50 Kansas City Royals Home Games: 5-6, 45% -160

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