Bobby Witt Jr. and the Kansas City Royals (0-2) continue their 2023 campaign with an early-season contest versus the Minnesota Twins (2-0) at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday, April 2. First pitch is set for 2:10 PM ET.

The Royals are listed as +120 moneyline underdogs for this matchup against the favorite Twins (-145). The over/under is 9 runs for the contest (with -110 odds to go over and -110 odds to go under).

Royals vs. Twins Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Sunday, April 2, 2023
  • Time: 2:10 PM ET
  • TV: BSKC
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
  • Probable Pitchers: Joe Ryan - MIN (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Brad Keller - KC (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

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Royals vs. Twins Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Here's a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup posted on individual sportsbooks.

Twins Moneyline Royals Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -145 +125 - 9 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -145 +120 - 9 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -145 +125 - - Bet on this game with PointsBet!
Tipico -150 +130 Twins (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

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Royals vs. Twins Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Twins entered a game as favorites 91 times last season and won 55, or 60.4%, of those games.
  • The Twins had a record of 34-14, a 70.8% win rate, when they were favored by -145 or more by oddsmakers last season.
  • The sportsbooks' moneyline implies a 59.2% chance of a victory for Minnesota.
  • The Twins hit 89 homers on the road last season (1.1 per game).
  • Minnesota slugged .390 with 2.8 extra-base hits per game on the road.
  • The Royals were chosen as underdogs in 134 games last year and walked away with the win 52 times (38.8%) in those games.
  • Last year, the Royals won 30 of 88 games when listed as at least +120 on the moneyline.
  • Kansas City averaged 0.8 homers per home game last season (65 total at home).
  • The Royals had a .399 slugging percentage and averaged 2.7 extra-base hits per game at home.

Royals vs. Twins Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Salvador Pérez 0.5 (-222) 1.5 (+110) 0.5 (+280) 0.5 (+135)
Bobby Witt Jr. 0.5 (-238) 1.5 (+120) 0.5 (+475) 0.5 (+200)
Vinnie Pasquantino 0.5 (-227) 1.5 (+130) 0.5 (+500) 0.5 (+180)
Matt Duffy 0.5 (-143) 0.5 (-143) 0.5 (+1150) 0.5 (+300)
Jackie Bradley Jr. 0.5 (-149) 0.5 (-149) 0.5 (+725) 0.5 (+250)

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Royals Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank AL Central Rank
Win World Series +20000 24th 4th

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