Wednesday's contest between the Kansas City Royals (15-35) and the Detroit Tigers (21-25) at Kauffman Stadium is expected to be a tight matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 5-4, with the Royals securing the victory. First pitch is at 7:40 PM ET on May 24.

The Royals will give the ball to Zack Greinke (1-5, 4.82 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 2 on the season, and the Tigers will turn to Matthew Boyd (3-3, 6.21 ERA).

Royals vs. Tigers Game Info & Odds

  • When: Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at 7:40 PM ET
  • Where: Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri
  • How to Watch on TV: BSKC
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Royals vs. Tigers Score Prediction

Our prediction for this contest is Royals 5, Tigers 4.

Total Prediction for Royals vs. Tigers

  • Total Prediction: Over 8.5 runs

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Discover More About This Game

Royals Performance Insights

  • Over the past 10 games, the Royals have been favored just once and lost that contest.
  • In its last 10 games with a total, Kansas City and its opponents have failed to hit the over seven times.
  • The Royals covered the spread in its most recent opportunity.
  • The Royals have been listed as the favorite four times this season but have failed to win any of those games.
  • Kansas City is 1-4 this season when entering a game favored by -110 or more on the moneyline.
  • The oddsmakers' moneyline implies a 52.4% chance of a victory for the Royals.
  • Kansas City ranks 25th in the majors with 194 total runs scored this season.
  • The Royals have a 5.13 team ERA that ranks 29th among all MLB pitching staffs.

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Royals Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
May 19 @ White Sox L 2-0 Zack Greinke vs Michael Kopech
May 20 @ White Sox L 5-1 Jordan Lyles vs Lucas Giolito
May 21 @ White Sox L 5-2 Carlos Hernandez vs Lance Lynn
May 22 Tigers L 8-5 Brady Singer vs Michael Lorenzen
May 23 Tigers W 4-1 Mike Mayers vs Eduardo Rodríguez
May 24 Tigers - Zack Greinke vs Matthew Boyd
May 26 Nationals - Jordan Lyles vs Patrick Corbin
May 27 Nationals - TBA vs Josiah Gray
May 28 Nationals - Brady Singer vs MacKenzie Gore
May 29 @ Cardinals - TBA vs Steven Matz
May 30 @ Cardinals - Zack Greinke vs Miles Mikolas