Monday's game at Kauffman Stadium has the Kansas City Royals (14-34) taking on the Detroit Tigers (20-24) at 7:40 PM ET (on May 22). Our computer prediction projects a narrow 6-4 victory for the Royals, so it should be a tight matchup.

The probable starters are Brady Singer (3-4) for the Royals and Michael Lorenzen (2-2) for the Tigers.

Royals vs. Tigers Game Info & Odds

  • When: Monday, May 22, 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 pick for this contest is Royals 6, Tigers 5.

Total Prediction for Royals vs. Tigers

  • Total Prediction: Over 8.5 runs

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Royals Performance Insights

  • Over the past 10 games, oddsmakers have not installed the Royals as the favorite once.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, Kansas City and its opponents are 2-8-0 in its last 10 games with a total.
  • The Royals covered the spread in its most recent opportunity.
  • The Royals have been listed as the favorite three times this season but have failed to win any of those games.
  • Kansas City has not won as favorites of -115 or more on the moneyline this season in three such games.
  • The implied probability of a win from the Royals, based on the moneyline, is 53.5%.
  • Kansas City has scored the 25th-most runs in the majors this season with 185 (3.9 per game).
  • The Royals have the 29th-ranked team ERA across all MLB pitching staffs (5.19).

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Royals Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
May 16 @ Padres W 5-4 Brady Singer vs Seth Lugo
May 17 @ Padres W 4-3 Carlos Hernandez vs Yu Darvish
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 - Brady Singer vs Michael Lorenzen
May 23 Tigers - TBA 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