When the Kansas City Royals (15-38) and Washington Nationals (23-29) face off at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday, May 28, Daniel Lynch will get the ball for the Royals, while the Nationals will send MacKenzie Gore to the mound. The game will start at 2:10 PM ET.

The Royals are the favorite in this one, at -110, while the underdog Nationals have -110 odds to play spoiler. Washington (-1.5) is favored on the run line. A 9-run over/under is set for this game.

Royals vs. Nationals Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Sunday, May 28, 2023
  • Time: 2:10 PM ET
  • TV: BSKC
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
  • Probable Pitchers: Lynch - KC (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Gore - WSH (3-3, 3.88 ERA)

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Royals vs. Nationals Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Check out the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup listed at several sportsbooks.

Royals Moneyline Nationals Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -110 -110 Nationals (-1.5) 9 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -110 -110 Nationals (-1.5) 9 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -111 -111 Royals (-1.5) 9 Bet on this game with PointsBet!

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Discover More About This Game

Royals vs. Nationals Betting Trends and Insights

  • This season, the Royals have been listed as the favorite in seven games and failed to win any of those contests.
  • The Royals have a record of 1-7 when playing as moneyline favorites with odds of -110 or shorter (12.5% winning percentage).
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 52.4% chance of a victory for Kansas City.
  • In the last 10 games, the Royals were favored on the moneyline four times, but they lost every matchup.
  • Over its last 10 outings -- all had a set run total -- Kansas City and its opponents combined to hit the over on the total four times.
  • The Nationals have been chosen as underdogs in 48 games this year and have walked away with the win 20 times (41.7%) in those games.
  • This season, the Nationals have been victorious 20 times in 48 chances when named as an underdog of at least -110 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Nationals have played as underdogs in seven of their past 10 games and won three of those contests.
  • Washington and its opponents have combined to hit the over five times in the last 10 games with a total.

Royals vs. Nationals Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Maikel Garcia 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+145) 0.5 (+775) 0.5 (+210)
Bobby Witt Jr. 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+115) 0.5 (+500) 0.5 (+135)
Vinnie Pasquantino 0.5 (-238) 1.5 (+135) 0.5 (+550) 0.5 (+185)
Amir Garrett 0.5 (-227) 1.5 (+120) 0.5 (+425) 0.5 (+145)
MJ Melendez 0.5 (-200) 1.5 (+140) 0.5 (+450) 0.5 (+160)

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Royals Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank AL Central Rank
Win World Series +100000 27th 5th

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