Wednesday's contest at Kauffman Stadium has the Kansas City Royals (15-35) matching up with the Detroit Tigers (21-25) at 7:40 PM ET (on May 24). Our computer prediction projects a close 5-4 win for the Royals, so it should be a competitive matchup.

The Royals will call on Zack Greinke (1-5) against the Tigers and Matthew Boyd (3-3).

Tigers vs. Royals 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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Tigers vs. Royals Score Prediction

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

Total Prediction for Tigers vs. Royals

  • Total Prediction: Over 8.5 runs

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Tigers Performance Insights

  • The Tigers have played as the underdog in six of their past 10 games and have gone 2-4 in those contests.
  • In its previous 10 games with a total, Detroit and its opponents have combined to exceed the over/under on five occasions.
  • The Tigers' previous 10 matchups have not had a spread set by sportsbooks.
  • The Tigers have been victorious in 17, or 42.5%, of the 40 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • This year, Detroit has won 17 of 40 games when listed as at least -110 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Tigers have a 52.4% chance of walking away with the win.
  • The offense for Detroit is No. 30 in baseball scoring 3.6 runs per game (166 total runs).
  • The Tigers have pitched to a 4.42 ERA this season, which ranks 20th in baseball.

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Tigers Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
May 19 @ Nationals W 8-6 Matthew Boyd vs Jake Irvin
May 20 @ Nationals L 5-2 Alex Faedo vs Patrick Corbin
May 21 @ Nationals L 6-4 Joey Wentz vs Josiah Gray
May 22 @ Royals W 8-5 Michael Lorenzen vs Brady Singer
May 23 @ Royals L 4-1 Eduardo Rodríguez vs Mike Mayers
May 24 @ Royals - Matthew Boyd vs Zack Greinke
May 25 White Sox - Alex Faedo vs Lucas Giolito
May 26 White Sox - Joey Wentz vs Lance Lynn
May 27 White Sox - Michael Lorenzen vs Jimmy Lambert
May 28 White Sox - Eduardo Rodríguez vs Dylan Cease
May 29 Rangers - Matthew Boyd vs Nathan Eovaldi