Houston Astros vs. Kansas City Royals, at Minute Maid Park, July 6, 2022 Matchups, Preview

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Kansas City Royals

Team Summary
Team Page 2022 Kansas City Royals
Record 29-50
Manager Mike Matheny
Game # 79
On This Date 19-28
Standing 5th (15.5 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 3-7
Last 20 9-11
Last 30 13-17
Home 14-25
Away 15-25
Extra Innings 3-2
vs. RHP 18-36
vs. LHP 11-14
1-Run Games 8-8
vs. East 4-9
vs. Central 13-18
vs. West 8-15
Inter-League 4-8

KCR Last 10 Games

Brad Keller (#56, 26, RHP, 3-9, 4.24)

Houston Astros

Team Summary
Team Page 2022 Houston Astros
Record 53-27
Manager Dusty Baker
Game # 80
On This Date 32-25
Standing 1st (0.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 9-1
Last 20 16-4
Last 30 21-9
Home 26-11
Away 27-16
Extra Innings 1-2
vs. RHP 37-19
vs. LHP 16-8
1-Run Games 15-6
vs. East 6-8
vs. Central 15-3
vs. West 24-12
Inter-League 8-4

HOU Last 10 Games

Cristian Javier (#53, 25, RHP, 6-3, 2.58)

Season Series

All times ET
DateWinnerLoser
Fri, Jun 03, 2022 HOU10@KCR3
Sat, Jun 04, 2022@KCR6 HOU0
Sun, Jun 05, 2022 HOU7@KCR4
Mon, Jul 04, 2022@HOU7 KCR6
Tue, Jul 05, 2022@HOU9 KCR7
DateAwayHomeTime
Thu, Jul 07, 2022KCR@HOU2:10pm

Last 10 games head-to-head

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Royals Batters (3.91 RS/G) vs. Astros Pitchers (3.33 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Royals Batters (3.91 RS/G) vs. Astros Pitchers (3.33 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 53. Javier 52. Abreu 61. Martinez 88. Maton 47. Montero 50. Neris 55. Pressly 45. Stanek
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
16. Benintendi* G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 3/.000 3/.000 5/.200 4/.500 6/.900
17. Dozier G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 3/1.334 3/.000 4/1.750 ··· 2/.000 2/1.000 3/2.333
36. Gallagher G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ···
28. Isbel* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
8. Lopez* G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 8/.393 2/1.500 ··· ··· 2/.500
1. Melendez* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/ 2/1.000 1/5.000 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· ···
15. Merrifield G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/2.500 ··· 1/.000 6/1.250 2/2.000 2/.000 7/.000 9/.555
66. O'Hearn* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 8/.661 ··· 1/ ··· 4/1.500
14. Olivares G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 1/.000 2/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ···
9. Pasquantino* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/ 1/ ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ···
26. Rivera G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 2/.500
2. Taylor G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 2/.500 1/.000 6/.533 5/1.350 16/.698 3/2.000 4/.500
7. Witt G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 2/.000 1/ 2/1.000 2/.500 ··· 1/

KCR Batters

KCR Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
16. Benintendi* G ·  S ·  vP 331 .313 .381 .398 .779 230 .833 101 .655 .797 111 .750 1 2 3 0
17. Dozier G ·  S ·  vP 283 .259 .322 .425 .746 202 .743 81 .752 .795 83 .773 2 3 8 1
36. Gallagher G ·  S ·  vP 31 .259 .310 .407 .718 17 .690 14 .747 .670 13 .614 0 0 0 1
28. Isbel* G ·  S ·  vP 117 .223 .248 .348 .596 95 .659 22 .325 .481 40 .621 3 1 2 1
8. Lopez* G ·  S ·  vP 257 .228 .290 .276 .566 199 .590 58 .479 .501 65 .601 5 1 0 5
1. Melendez* G ·  S ·  vP 208 .225 .317 .429 .746 153 .678 55 .933 .745 96 .722 0 1 9 4
15. Merrifield G ·  S ·  vP 355 .240 .293 .330 .623 248 .621 107 .628 .682 115 .745 14 2 3 2
66. O'Hearn* G ·  S ·  vP 61 .196 .246 .268 .514 51 .553 10 .311 .661 8 .375 0 0 1 0
14. Olivares G ·  S ·  vP 67 .286 .328 .492 .820 39 .552 28 1.201 .707 29 .707 2 1 3 0
9. Pasquantino* G ·  S ·  vP 29 .143 .379 .286 .665 25 .733 4 .250 .784 29 .665 0 0 1 0
26. Rivera G ·  S ·  vP 155 .207 .258 .386 .644 96 .523 59 .850 .760 48 .577 0 0 5 3
2. Taylor G ·  S ·  vP 220 .271 .352 .396 .747 151 .775 69 .686 .604 92 .815 1 1 5 1
7. Witt G ·  S ·  vP 322 .236 .286 .444 .730 237 .778 85 .599 .679 108 .838 12 3 12 8
TOTAL .240 .306 .377 .683 .673 .711 .684 .757 46 15 67 35

HOU Pitchers

HOU Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
53. Javier G ·  S ·  vP ·····X·····X·· 69.2 2.58 12.3 277 .175 .549 128 .445 149 .640 .495 93 .351 5 4 2
52. Abreu G ·  S ·  vP ·X···o····o··· 29.0 2.17 13.0 123 .224 .607 67 .611 56 .596 .583 27 .426 1 3 1
77. Garcia G ·  S ·  vP ·X····X······· 82.2 3.81 9.5 338 .219 .685 181 .648 157 .727 .729 112 .799 15 4 0
61. Martinez G ·  S ·  vP ··X·o·····o··· 21.2 .83 7.9 82 .125 .403 51 .400 31 .406 .363 35 .506 1 0 0
88. Maton G ·  S ·  vP ·oo·o·····X·X· 33.2 3.74 8.8 146 .244 .788 77 .937 69 .624 .570 42 .865 7 1 0
47. Montero G ·  S ·  vP ·X·o··o·····Xo 32.2 1.93 9.6 128 .190 .510 65 .524 63 .494 .476 38 .465 1 5 0
50. Neris G ·  S ·  vP ·o·o··o····X·o 34.0 3.44 9.5 132 .160 .520 72 .718 60 .292 .494 40 .450 2 3 1
17. Odorizzi G ·  S ·  vP ··X··········· 35.2 4.04 6.1 150 .252 .663 76 .654 74 .673 .682 22 1.074 2 1 2
55. Pressly G ·  S ·  vP ···X··oo···o·X 23.0 3.52 9.0 90 .228 .612 43 .510 47 .711 .355 31 .544 2 0 1
45. Stanek G ·  S ·  vP ··X···X···X··o 27.0 .67 9.7 106 .154 .484 68 .590 38 .302 .338 33 .593 1 2 1
65. Urquidy G ·  S ·  vP ····X·····X··· 80.1 4.15 7.1 347 .272 .788 190 .838 157 .728 .696 118 .641 15 2 1
59. Valdez* G ·  S ·  vP ···X····X····X 101.0 2.67 8.3 411 .208 .583 349 .591 62 .533 .716 131 .600 6 4 0
35. Verlander G ·  S ·  vP ·······X····X· 97.1 2.03 8.3 372 .183 .527 202 .595 170 .443 .580 102 .501 11 2 2
TOTAL 2.97 8.9 .212 .620 .597 .594 71 31 11

Astros Batters (4.49 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (5.20 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Astros Batters (4.49 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (5.20 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 56. Keller 58. Barlow 45. Clarke 65. Coleman 74. Cuas 24. Garrett* 37. Kowar 41. Mills 38. Payamps
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
27. Altuve G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/2.000 6/.334 ··· ··· 2/.500 ··· 2/1.000 3/.666 2/4.000
44. Álvarez* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/3.500 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/.333 2/5.000 2/1.500 2/.000
2. Bregman G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.666 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/5.000 2/.000 1/ 2/1.500
16. Díaz G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 2/1.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 1/5.000 2/.000 1/.000
14. Dubon G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 6/.500 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ···
10. Gurriel G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.666 3/.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 1/ 4/.500 2/1.000
38. Lee G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/ ···
15. Maldonado G  ·   S  ·   vP 5/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/.500
13. Matijevic* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
20. McCormick G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000
6. Meyers G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 2/2.000 1/.000
3. Pena G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 1/ ···
30. Tucker* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 2/.000 2/1.000

HOU Batters

HOU Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
27. Altuve G ·  S ·  vP 286 .278 .364 .528 .891 223 .837 63 1.072 1.030 107 .911 6 1 16 7
44. Álvarez* G ·  S ·  vP 298 .313 .413 .663 1.075 197 1.195 101 .834 1.009 87 1.235 0 1 25 2
2. Bregman G ·  S ·  vP 326 .244 .359 .417 .776 220 .873 106 .580 .922 100 .900 0 0 10 4
16. Díaz G ·  S ·  vP 156 .226 .276 .329 .604 118 .544 38 .801 .651 46 .586 0 1 4 1
14. Dubon G ·  S ·  vP 117 .224 .259 .346 .604 74 .462 43 .838 .750 40 .678 1 3 3 0
10. Gurriel G ·  S ·  vP 291 .227 .282 .390 .672 204 .655 87 .713 .583 93 .794 3 0 7 4
38. Lee G ·  S ·  vP 5 .000 .200 .000 .200 4 .250 1 .000 .200 5 .200 0 0 0 0
15. Maldonado G ·  S ·  vP 202 .148 .220 .297 .517 143 .490 59 .583 .562 60 .674 0 0 7 1
13. Matijevic* G ·  S ·  vP 25 .167 .200 .500 .700 23 .763 2 .000 .901 20 .882 0 0 2 0
20. McCormick G ·  S ·  vP 188 .232 .309 .429 .737 135 .656 53 .940 .791 37 .812 1 2 8 1
6. Meyers G ·  S ·  vP 37 .278 .270 .444 .715 30 .749 7 .571 .982 37 .715 0 0 1 0
3. Pena G ·  S ·  vP 249 .276 .327 .482 .809 184 .773 65 .910 .876 55 .848 6 1 12 12
30. Tucker* G ·  S ·  vP 303 .259 .350 .487 .837 206 .820 97 .869 .711 97 .842 14 2 16 1
TOTAL .242 .320 .430 .750 .753 .743 .778 .821 40 13 118 40

KCR Pitchers

KCR Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
56. Keller G ·  S ·  vP ·····X·····X·· 85.0 4.24 5.9 359 .261 .723 195 .705 164 .746 .721 83 .834 10 3 2
58. Barlow G ·  S ·  vP ··oo·X·o··o·X· 36.2 2.45 8.8 147 .206 .639 83 .585 64 .705 .559 57 .681 5 2 0
50. Bubic* G ·  S ·  vP ····X····X···· 43.1 7.06 7.7 206 .309 .882 153 .754 53 1.272 .868 115 .790 7 4 0
45. Clarke G ·  S ·  vP ··Xo·o·XX··X·· 35.1 4.33 8.4 149 .277 .749 90 .684 59 .849 .745 55 .536 5 0 0
65. Coleman G ·  S ·  vP ···X····X··XX· 32.1 3.62 9.7 144 .188 .677 90 .728 54 .592 .673 46 .721 4 0 1
74. Cuas G ·  S ·  vP ···ooo··o···o· 13.2 1.98 6.6 57 .208 .634 40 .468 17 1.108 .792 45 .692 1 1 1
24. Garrett* G ·  S ·  vP ··X·o··oX··o·· 20.0 6.75 9.9 90 .171 .584 54 .778 36 .319 .495 35 .902 0 4 0
23. Greinke G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X····X· 68.2 4.85 4.5 293 .283 .762 172 .804 121 .702 .918 70 .762 10 4 1
49. Heasley G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····· 51.0 4.76 6.7 224 .246 .769 114 .600 110 .941 .768 107 .666 8 1 1
37. Kowar G ·  S ·  vP ·X·o·····X···· 10.2 8.44 10.1 53 .340 1.011 35 .874 18 1.289 .840 32 .720 2 0 0
41. Mills G ·  S ·  vP ··X·o········· 10.2 5.06 6.8 43 .171 .617 34 .554 9 .778 .754 9 .762 0 0 1
38. Payamps G ·  S ·  vP ····X········· 27.1 2.96 6.9 121 .262 .741 83 .650 38 .944 .980 20 .829 2 0 1
51. Singer G ·  S ·  vP ···X······X··· 58.2 4.30 8.9 243 .257 .739 126 .663 117 .825 .718 121 .783 10 0 1
TOTAL 4.98 7.4 .266 .768 .778 .745 87 32 12

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