Royals vs Tigers Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Jul 3

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  • The (49-28) are favorites vs the (49-28)
  • Royals starting pitcher: Brady Singer (3-3), 4.33 ERA
  • Tigers starting pitcher: Tarik Skubal (5-6), 3.75 ERA
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The Kansas City Royals () visit Comerica Park to take on the Detroit Tigers () on Sunday, July 3, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 12:05pm EDT in Detroit.

The are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at ().

The Royals vs Tigers Over/Under is total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Royals are 28-48 against the spread (ATS), while the Tigers are 35-41 ATS.

Royals vs. Tigers Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Royals O
Tigers U

Royals vs Tigers Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Tigers will win Sunday‘s matchup with 68.2% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Royals and Tigers and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Royals Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Royals players for Sunday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Bobby Witt Jr. has hit the Total Bases Under in 13 of his last 15 away games (+9.95 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Bobby Witt Jr. has hit the Singles Under in 19 of his last 26 away games (+9.60 Units / 27% ROI)
  • MJ Melendez has hit the Hits Under in 9 of his last 11 games (+9.55 Units / 87% ROI)
  • Whit Merrifield has hit the Hits Under in 21 of his last 31 away games (+8.35 Units / 14% ROI)
  • Whit Merrifield has hit the Runs Over in 16 of his last 25 away games (+8.10 Units / 29% ROI)

Best Tigers Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Tigers players for Sunday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Javier Baez has hit the Total Bases Over in 11 of his last 14 games (+9.45 Units / 55% ROI)
  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the Singles Over in his last 9 games (+9.00 Units / 70% ROI)
  • Javier Baez has hit the Hits Over in 11 of his last 14 games (+7.20 Units / 25% ROI)
  • Harold Castro has hit the Singles Under in his last 5 games at home (+6.30 Units / 122% ROI)
  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the Total Bases Under in 7 of his last 8 games (+6.00 Units / 43% ROI)

Tigers vs Royals Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Javier Baez 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 +575 0.5 -1400
Riley Greene 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100
Spencer Torkelson 0.5 +800 0.5 -3000
Tucker Barnhart 0.5 +900 0.5 -5000

Tigers vs Royals Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Javier Baez 0.5 -200 0.5 +140
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 -185 0.5 +130
Riley Greene 0.5 -225 0.5 +155
Spencer Torkelson 0.5 -155 0.5 +110
Tucker Barnhart 0.5 -125 0.5 -115

Tigers vs Royals RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Javier Baez 0.5 +160 0.5 -250
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 +190 0.5 -275
Riley Greene 0.5 +210 0.5 -350
Spencer Torkelson 0.5 +240 0.5 -350
Tucker Barnhart 0.5 +270 0.5 -450

Tigers vs Royals Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Tarik Skubal 5.5 +115 5.5 -160
Brady Singer 4.5 -130 4.5 -110
  • The Kansas City Royals have hit the Game Total Under in 10 of their last 12 away games (+8.85 Units / 67% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 15 of their last 22 games (+8.20 Units / 32% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 38 of their last 71 games (+5.05 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have covered the Run Line in 7 of their last 9 away games (+4.90 Units / 37% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have hit the Moneyline in 6 of their last 9 away games (+4.75 Units / 50% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the Game Total Under in 45 of their last 73 games (+20.05 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 16 of their last 22 games (+10.80 Units / 46% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the Moneyline in 13 of their last 23 games at home (+5.10 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 4 of their last 7 games (+1.20 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the Run Line in 23 of their last 44 games (+0.45 Units / 1% ROI)

Royals Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Royals have gone 32-44 against the Run Line (-24.35 Units / -23.36% ROI).

  • 28-48 when betting on the Moneyline for -17.35 Units / -21.28% ROI
  • 36-36 when betting on the total runs Over for -3.2 Units / -3.86% ROI
  • 36-36 when betting on the total runs Under for -4.05 Units / -4.78% ROI

Tigers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Royals have gone 35-41 against the Run Line (-9.9 Units / -10.5% ROI).

  • 30-46 when betting on the Moneyline for -9.45 Units / -11.5% ROI
  • 25-46 when betting on the total runs Over for -25.2 Units / -30.16% ROI
  • 46-25 when betting on the total runs Under for +18.9 Units / 22.47% ROI

Opponents have a swing rate of just 23% (186/808) against Brady Singer on the first pitch of at-bats since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 118 total IP; League Avg: 31% — second Percentile.

Brady Singer has walked 1 of 56 batters (2%) — 2nd best in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: 7% — 98th Percentile.

Opponents have a swing rate of just 37% (823/2,241) against Brady Singer in non-two strike counts since the start of last season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 118 total IP; League Avg: 43% — first Percentile.

Brady Singer has not walked any of the 27 batters that he has faced vs left-handed batters — tied for best in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: 8% — 100th Percentile.

Tarik Skubal: Tigers Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Tarik Skubal has allowed a slugging percentage of .596 (34 Total Bases / 57 ABs) on inside fastballs this season — 3rd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .422 — fifth Percentile.

Tarik Skubal has a strikeout rate of 40% (26 SO in 65 PAs) in PAs ending on elevated fastballs this season — 3rd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 23% — 96th Percentile.

Opponents are hitting just .119 (7-for-59) against Tarik Skubal’s elevated fastball this season — 2nd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .225 — 98th Percentile.

Tarik Skubal has not allowed a walk in his last 103 PAs against a LHH dating back to July 30th, 2021 — this is the longest active streak among active MLB players.

Royals Keys to the Game vs. the Tigers

The Royals are just 0-24 (.000) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .328.

The Royals are 4-1 (.800) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Royals are just 1-40 (.024) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .104.

The Royals are just 4-35 (.103) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .205.

Tigers Keys to the Game vs. the Royals

The Tigers are just 2-33 (.057) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .205.

The Tigers are just 2-20 (.091) when allowing 10 or more hits this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .284.

The Tigers are just 12-23 (.343) on the road this season — tied for 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .486.

The Tigers are just 30-38 (.441) when allowing 5 or more extra base hits this season — tied for 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .537.

The Royals have won just 36% of home games in which they have scored three or more runs in an inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 76%.

Royals hitters have put 41% of their swings in play on the first pitch of at-bats this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 35%.

Royals hitters have just 477 strikeouts in 2,514 PA’s (19%) against LHP since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

The Royals have won just 45% of games in which they have scored three or more runs in an inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 75%.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .590 (1,252 PA’s) on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .699.

Tigers hitters are slugging just .322 on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .391.

Tigers hitters are slugging just .315 against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .394.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .617 (2,706 PA’s) this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .707.

Royals pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 15% versus the heart of the order this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Royals pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 19% this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Royals pitchers have walked 297 of 2,956 batters (10%) this season — tied for highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

The average home run distance against the Royals pitchers since the start of last season is 407.2 feet — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 399.9

Tigers pitchers have won only 0% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

The Tigers pitchers have allowed an average Exit Velocity of 90.0 MPH this season (1,879 balls in play) — highest in MLB; League Avg: 88.7

Tigers pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 40% with two-strikes since the start of last season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 24% against Tigers pitchers since the start of last season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

Tigers vs. Royals Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Casey Mize (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Jacob Rogers (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Spencer Turnbull (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Austin Meadows (Tigers): Achilles , D10
  • Matthew Manning (Tigers): Shoulder, D60
  • José Cisnero (Tigers): Shoulder, D60
  • Rony García (Tigers): Right Shoulder, D15
  • Kyle Funkhouser (Tigers): Shoulder, D60
  • Joshua Staumont (Royals): Neck, D15
  • Salvador Perez (Royals): Thumb, D10
  • Daniel A. Lynch (Royals): Blister, D15
  • Raúl Mondesi (Royals): Knee, D60
  • Jacob Brentz (Royals): Flexor, D60
  • Tyler Zuber (Royals): Shoulder, D60

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