Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians, at Kauffman Stadium, May 4, 2021 Matchups, Preview

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Cleveland Indians

Team Summary
Team Page 2021 Cleveland Indians
Record 14-13
Manager Terry Francona
Game # 28
On This Date 49-50
Standing 3rd (2.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 6-4
Last 20 10-10
Last 30 14-13
Home 7-6
Away 7-7
Extra Innings 2-1
vs. RHP 8-6
vs. LHP 6-7
1-Run Games 0-4
vs. East 1-3
vs. Central 12-8
vs. West 0-0
Inter-League 1-2

CLE Last 10 Games

Phil Maton (#88, 28, RHP, 0-0, 4.15)

Kansas City Royals

Team Summary
Team Page 2021 Kansas City Royals
Record 16-11
Manager Mike Matheny
Game # 28
On This Date 21-23
Standing 1st (0.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 6-4
Last 20 12-8
Last 30 16-11
Home 8-6
Away 8-5
Extra Innings 1-0
vs. RHP 11-7
vs. LHP 5-4
1-Run Games 6-1
vs. East 4-3
vs. Central 7-5
vs. West 4-2
Inter-League 1-1

KCR Last 10 Games

Mike Minor (#23, 33, LHP, 2-1, 5.26)

Season Series

All times ET
DateWinnerLoser
Mon, Apr 05, 2021 KCR3@CLE0
Wed, Apr 07, 2021@CLE4 KCR2
Mon, May 03, 2021 CLE8@KCR6
DateAwayHomeTime
Tue, May 04, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Wed, May 05, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Thu, May 06, 2021CLE@KCR2:10pm
Thu, Jul 08, 2021KCR@CLE7:10pm
Fri, Jul 09, 2021KCR@CLE7:10pm
Sat, Jul 10, 2021KCR@CLE6:10pm
Sun, Jul 11, 2021KCR@CLE1:10pm
Tue, Aug 31, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Wed, Sep 01, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Thu, Sep 02, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Mon, Sep 20, 2021KCR@CLE6:10pm
Tue, Sep 21, 2021KCR@CLE6:10pm
Wed, Sep 22, 2021KCR@CLE6:10pm
Tue, Sep 28, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Wed, Sep 29, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm
Thu, Sep 30, 2021CLE@KCR8:10pm

Last 10 games head-to-head

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Indians Batters (4.11 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (4.85 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Indians Batters (4.11 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (4.85 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 23. Minor* 58. Barlow 59. Brentz* 50. Bubic* 71. Davis 35. Holland 54. Santana 63. Staumont 53. Zuber
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
10. Bauers* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.000 3/.666 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 1/.000
2. Chang G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/4.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
Gimenez* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ···
17. Hedges G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 5/.200 3/.000 5/.000 ··· 1/.000
7. Hernandez# G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.666 3/1.667 ··· ··· 4/1.000 9/.000 4/1.000 ··· 3/.333
8. Luplow G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000
22. Naylor* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 3/1.334 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 3/.000
55. Perez G  ·   S  ·   vP 4/.000 6/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 4/.250 6/.167 2/.500 2/.000
40. Ramirez G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ···
11. Ramirez# G  ·   S  ·   vP 9/.111 4/1.417 ··· ··· 6/.666 8/.625 27/1.333 3/2.000 1/.000
32. Reyes G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.533 7/.572 ··· ··· 1/.000 4/1.250 ··· 4/1.250 1/.000
1. Rosario G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 3/1.334 4/.500 ··· 1/3.000 1/.000
9. Rosario* G  ·   S  ·   vP 12/.083 7/.453 ··· 4/1.000 2/.000 11/.573 ··· 1/.000 5/1.100

CLE Batters

CLE Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
10. Bauers* G ·  S ·  vP 50 .182 .265 .227 .493 41 .463 9 .625 .507 46 .539 0 0 0 0
2. Chang G ·  S ·  vP 48 .152 .188 .196 .383 12 .333 36 .400 .459 38 .351 0 0 0 1
Gimenez* G ·  S ·  vP 68 .175 .224 .333 .557 52 .533 16 .625 .579 60 .601 3 0 2 4
17. Hedges G ·  S ·  vP 30 .111 .172 .333 .506 22 .432 8 .714 .602 26 .377 0 0 2 0
7. Hernandez# G ·  S ·  vP 115 .194 .313 .286 .599 64 .665 51 .513 .606 97 .607 0 0 2 1
8. Luplow G ·  S ·  vP 73 .183 .329 .533 .862 31 .829 42 .881 .809 62 .861 0 1 6 0
22. Naylor* G ·  S ·  vP 90 .262 .303 .405 .708 57 .815 33 .517 .774 75 .745 0 0 1 3
55. Perez G ·  S ·  vP 73 .131 .274 .295 .569 39 .294 34 .921 .573 62 .508 1 0 3 2
40. Ramirez G ·  S ·  vP 5 .400 .400 .600 1.000 3 .667 2 1.500 1.000 5 1.000 0 0 0 0
11. Ramirez# G ·  S ·  vP 114 .281 .377 .594 .971 69 1.118 45 .746 .907 97 1.019 4 0 8 5
32. Reyes G ·  S ·  vP 96 .300 .333 .644 .978 57 1.042 39 .876 .552 80 1.030 1 0 7 0
1. Rosario G ·  S ·  vP 83 .197 .265 .329 .594 43 .436 40 .767 .622 74 .567 1 0 2 0
9. Rosario* G ·  S ·  vP 109 .230 .278 .370 .648 66 .761 43 .471 .905 93 .613 5 0 3 0
TOTAL .210 .288 .391 .680 .687 .668 .667 .682 15 1 36 17

KCR Pitchers

KCR Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
23. Minor* G ·  S ·  vP ·····X····X··· 25.2 5.26 9.5 112 .248 .807 95 .770 17 1.012 .781 88 .842 6 1 0
58. Barlow G ·  S ·  vP oo····oX·o··Xo 16.0 2.81 11.2 70 .254 .678 36 .669 34 .686 .755 56 .769 0 2 0
59. Brentz* G ·  S ·  vP ··X··X··X·o·o· 11.2 3.09 10.0 51 .214 .586 25 .815 26 .340 .527 45 .585 1 0 0
50. Bubic* G ·  S ·  vP ·X············ 1.0 18.00 9.0 6 .500 1.333 2 2.000 4 1.000 6 1.333 0 0 0
71. Davis G ·  S ·  vP ···X····X····· 8.2 8.31 8.3 39 .290 .778 22 1.056 17 .437 .833 33 .754 1 3 0
30. Duffy* G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····· 30.0 .60 10.2 118 .183 .493 90 .427 28 .694 .607 96 .517 2 0 1
35. Holland G ·  S ·  vP oX····Xo·····X 10.1 4.35 8.7 49 .268 .973 22 .687 27 1.217 1.019 44 .969 3 0 0
24. Junis G ·  S ·  vP X·····X·····X· 25.0 5.04 10.4 104 .253 .687 44 .517 60 .815 .888 96 .703 3 0 1
56. Keller G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X·····X 22.1 8.06 6.4 118 .360 1.022 52 1.150 66 .918 .916 104 .919 4 0 0
54. Santana G ·  S ·  vP ···X·········X 9.0 4.00 4.0 36 .235 .837 19 .544 17 1.165 .950 36 .837 2 0 0
51. Singer G ·  S ·  vP ···X·····X···· 23.1 3.09 10.0 99 .216 .587 49 .515 50 .656 .626 80 .495 2 4 1
63. Staumont G ·  S ·  vP X····X·o·oo·X· 14.1 .63 8.2 54 .087 .374 28 .339 26 .412 .556 51 .398 0 0 0
53. Zuber G ·  S ·  vP X··X·X····o··o 8.1 4.32 9.7 33 .167 .609 18 .229 15 1.048 .402 33 .609 1 0 0
TOTAL 4.48 9.1 .247 .733 .768 .738 30 10 3

Royals Batters (4.67 RS/G) vs. Indians Pitchers (4.04 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Royals Batters (4.67 RS/G) vs. Indians Pitchers (4.04 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 88. Maton 48. Clase 31. Hentges* 99. Karinchak 47. Quantrill 27. Shaw 37. Stephan 62. Wittgren
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
49. Alberto G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/2.000 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000
16. Benintendi* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· 4/.250 ··· 1/2.000
17. Dozier G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/ 1/.000 ··· 3/2.667 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 5/.200
1. Dyson* G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 5/.200 5/2.500 ··· 3/.666
8. Lopez* G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/2.000 ··· ··· 3/1.167 2/.000 ··· ··· 4/.750
15. Merrifield G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 2/.000 6/.533 ··· 11/.000
66. O'Hearn* G  ·   S  ·   vP 4/.250 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000
13. Perez G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 18/.461 ··· 2/.000
41. Santana# G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.667 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 3/.333 ··· 1/.000
12. Soler G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 2/1.500 ··· 8/1.042
2. Taylor G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/1.667 ··· 5/1.200

KCR Batters

KCR Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
49. Alberto G ·  S ·  vP 53 .216 .231 .373 .603 31 .667 22 .513 .750 40 .521 0 1 0 2
16. Benintendi* G ·  S ·  vP 103 .272 .350 .413 .763 71 .870 32 .540 .504 84 .854 4 4 3 2
17. Dozier G ·  S ·  vP 86 .163 .221 .388 .608 61 .588 25 .657 .698 81 .630 1 1 4 2
1. Dyson* G ·  S ·  vP 20 .294 .400 .471 .871 14 .630 6 1.333 1.007 19 .839 2 0 0 0
8. Lopez* G ·  S ·  vP 89 .239 .353 .324 .677 65 .618 24 .837 .724 73 .632 2 0 0 3
15. Merrifield G ·  S ·  vP 121 .269 .314 .435 .749 84 .655 37 .968 .817 101 .592 8 1 4 3
66. O'Hearn* G ·  S ·  vP 26 .174 .269 .435 .704 22 .844 4 .000 .400 26 .704 0 0 2 0
13. Perez G ·  S ·  vP 114 .259 .298 .491 .789 84 1.039 30 .101 .908 95 .795 0 0 6 2
41. Santana# G ·  S ·  vP 116 .278 .388 .505 .893 83 .851 33 .991 1.017 97 .918 1 0 6 1
12. Soler G ·  S ·  vP 107 .202 .288 .360 .648 82 .679 25 .542 .920 89 .599 0 0 2 0
2. Taylor G ·  S ·  vP 91 .262 .319 .357 .676 65 .656 26 .724 .787 74 .519 3 0 2 1
TOTAL .239 .308 .402 .710 .732 .653 .788 .673 22 7 29 19

CLE Pitchers

CLE Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
88. Maton G ·  S ·  vP ··X··o····X··o 8.2 4.15 10.4 36 .207 .809 21 .722 15 .945 1.069 35 .836 1 0 2
57. Bieber G ·  S ·  vP ···X·····X···· 42.1 2.76 14.5 172 .178 .556 93 .466 79 .666 .537 145 .535 5 3 0
43. Civale G ·  S ·  vP X·····X····X·· 39.1 3.20 6.4 154 .209 .639 71 .652 83 .627 .700 130 .648 5 0 0
48. Clase G ·  S ·  vP oo·o···oo·o··· 13.1 .00 9.4 55 .192 .467 28 .546 27 .382 .609 52 .495 0 0 0
31. Hentges* G ·  S ·  vP ·····X··X····X 5.2 4.76 9.5 25 .320 1.040 20 1.150 5 .600 25 1.040 3 1 0
99. Karinchak G ·  S ·  vP XX·X··X·XX·o·· 13.0 .69 18.7 46 .070 .293 19 .563 27 .113 .355 41 .301 1 1 0
24. McKenzie G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····· 18.2 6.27 14.0 85 .212 .831 46 .610 39 1.095 .829 69 .886 5 0 0
34. Plesac G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X·····X 32.0 4.78 6.8 134 .250 .696 68 .730 66 .657 .832 108 .703 4 1 0
47. Quantrill G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X·Xo·o 14.0 2.57 3.9 60 .220 .699 39 .761 21 .588 .585 57 .740 2 0 0
27. Shaw G ·  S ·  vP Xo·o···X·X·X·· 12.1 2.19 9.5 48 .075 .429 24 .754 24 .125 .272 44 .443 1 0 0
37. Stephan G ·  S ·  vP ·····X····X··X 10.2 5.91 11.0 51 .267 .908 29 .960 22 .837 .900 46 .933 4 0 0
62. Wittgren G ·  S ·  vP ··o··o·····X·· 7.1 7.36 8.6 33 .286 .828 20 .712 13 1.007 .912 26 .644 1 0 0
TOTAL 3.79 9.9 .211 .675 .655 .681 39 6 3

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