Texas Rangers vs. Kansas City Royals, at Globe Life Park in Arlington, April 21, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview

Date
Friday, April 21, 2017
Start Time
7:05ct (local), 8:05et
Venue
Globe Life Park in Arlington
Series
Game #2 of a 4-game series
Average Temp
76° (based on last ten years)
All Stats Thru
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017

Kansas City Royals

Team Summary
Team Page 2017 Kansas City Royals
Record 7-8
Manager Ned Yost
Game # 16
On This Date 12-24
Standing 4th (1.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 5-5
Last 20 7-8
Last 30 7-8
Home 5-3
Away 2-5
Extra Innings 0-3
vs. RHP 4-7
vs. LHP 3-1
1-Run Games 2-3
vs. East 0-0
vs. Central 0-3
vs. West 6-4
Inter-League 1-1

KCR Last 10 Games

Nate Karns (#55, 29, RHP, 0-0, 4.38)

Texas Rangers

Team Summary
Team Page 2017 Texas Rangers
Record 6-10
Manager Jeff Banister
Game # 17
On This Date 24-23
Standing 5th (5.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 4-6
Last 20 6-10
Last 30 6-10
Home 3-4
Away 3-6
Extra Innings 1-1
vs. RHP 4-8
vs. LHP 2-2
1-Run Games 1-4
vs. East 0-0
vs. Central 1-3
vs. West 5-7
Inter-League 0-0

TEX Last 10 Games

Cole Hamels (#35, 33, LHP, 0-0, 3.50)

Season Series

All times ET
DateWinnerLoser
Thu, Apr 20, 2017TEX1 KCR0(13)
DateAwayHomeTime
Fri, Apr 21, 2017KCR@TEX8:05pm
Sat, Apr 22, 2017KCR@TEX8:05pm
Sun, Apr 23, 2017KCR@TEX3:05pm
Fri, Jul 14, 2017TEX@KCR8:15pm
Sat, Jul 15, 2017TEX@KCR7:15pm
Sun, Jul 16, 2017TEX@KCR2:15pm

Last 10 games head-to-head

Royals Batters (2.73 RS/G) vs. Rangers Pitchers (3.13 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Royals Batters (2.73 RS/G) vs. Rangers Pitchers (3.13 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 35. Hamels* 39. Alvarez* 43. Barnette Bass 51. Bush 58. Claudio* 23. Jeffress 50. Kela 62. Leclerc
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
9. Butera G  ·   S  ·   vP 5/.400 ··· 1/.000 1/3.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ···
6. Cain G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.533 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 3/.000 ···
24. Colon G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
19. Cuthbert G  ·   S  ·   vP 7/1.714 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 ···
2. Escobar G  ·   S  ·   vP 17/.561 1/.000 2/.000 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 5/.900 ···
4. Gordon* G  ·   S  ·   vP 10/1.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 7/.453 1/.000 2/.000 ···
35. Hosmer* G  ·   S  ·   vP 7/.000 1/no AB 1/.000 2/.000 2/.000 3/.666 1/2.000 1/.000 ···
15. Merrifield G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ···
27. Mondesi# G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.666 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ···
37. Moss* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 6/2.100 2/.000 2/2.000 4/1.750 2/.000 ···
8. Moustakas* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 6/1.667 ··· 2/.000 ···
16. Orlando G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/1.867 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ···
13. Perez G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.167 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 2/1.000 2/1.000 1/5.000 ···

KCR Batters

KCR Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
9. Butera G ·  S ·  vP 133 .285 .328 .480 .808 103 .883 30 .555 .685 8 .000 4 6
6. Cain G ·  S ·  vP 434 .287 .339 .408 .747 334 .668 100 1.016 .764 65 .858 14 5 9 3
24. Colon G ·  S ·  vP 161 .231 .294 .293 .586 108 .557 53 .648 .565 5 .200 1 1 1
19. Cuthbert G ·  S ·  vP 510 .274 .318 .413 .731 382 .701 128 .819 .711 18 .461 2 12 16
2. Escobar G ·  S ·  vP 682 .261 .292 .350 .642 516 .660 166 .584 .604 57 .546 17 4 7 14
4. Gordon* G ·  S ·  vP 506 .220 .312 .380 .692 347 .704 159 .665 .749 67 .515 8 1 17 2
35. Hosmer* G ·  S ·  vP 667 .266 .328 .433 .761 449 .813 218 .656 .787 63 .533 5 3 25 6
15. Merrifield G ·  S ·  vP 332 .283 .323 .392 .716 248 .657 84 .891 .661 9 1.159 8 3 2 5
27. Mondesi# G ·  S ·  vP 149 .185 .231 .281 .512 100 .546 49 .434 .587 46 .346 9 1 2 4
37. Moss* G ·  S ·  vP 464 .225 .300 .484 .784 343 .828 121 .664 .801 46 .521 1 28 4
8. Moustakas* G ·  S ·  vP 113 .240 .301 .500 .801 91 .791 22 .842 .633 59 .921 1 7 2
16. Orlando G ·  S ·  vP 484 .302 .329 .405 .734 334 .697 150 .817 .636 50 .333 14 3 5 4
13. Perez G ·  S ·  vP 546 .247 .288 .438 .725 387 .710 159 .763 .675 61 .847 22 4
TOTAL .211 .278 .333 .611 .640 .527 .611 14 4 16 1

TEX Pitchers

TEX Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
35. Hamels* G ·  S ·  vP ····X····X···· 200.2 3.32 9.0 848 .243 .699 682 .722 166 .605 .791 75 .708 24 23 5
39. Alvarez* G ·  S ·  vP X·X···o·····o· 26.2 5.06 13.8 113 .275 .797 72 .856 41 .693 .985 22 .718 6 1 1
43. Barnette G ·  S ·  vP o·o·X····o··oX 60.1 2.09 7.3 246 .242 .638 134 .523 112 .777 .627 29 .814 4 3 1
Bass G ·  S ·  vP .0 .00 .0
51. Bush G ·  S ·  vP X···o······X·· 61.2 2.48 8.9 243 .196 .525 150 .458 93 .636 .574 22 .527 4 1
54. Cashner G ·  S ·  vP X····X········ 132.0 5.25 7.6 588 .279 .849 291 .794 297 .903 .720 46 .659 19 12 5
58. Claudio* G ·  S ·  vP o··Xo···o····X 51.2 2.79 5.9 217 .270 .662 154 .752 63 .449 .663 25 .584 2
11. Darvish G ·  S ·  vP ··X····X····X· 100.1 3.41 11.8 416 .214 .636 222 .662 194 .607 .690 98 .603 12 13
64. Griffin G ·  S ·  vP ···X····X····X 119.0 5.07 8.1 509 .256 .833 264 .697 245 .978 .815 60 .630 28 4 5
23. Jeffress G ·  S ·  vP o··oo·X·oo·oo· 58.0 2.33 6.5 241 .255 .656 140 .475 101 .906 .687 24 .426 2 2
50. Kela G ·  S ·  vP X·Xo·········· 34.0 6.09 11.9 150 .236 .779 103 .872 47 .577 .721 13 .077 6 1 1
62. Leclerc G ·  S ·  vP ·o····X·X··o·X 15.0 1.80 9.0 66 .212 .710 40 .507 26 1.068 .646 28 .393
33. Perez* G ·  S ·  vP ·X····X····X·· 198.2 4.39 4.7 855 .270 .741 698 .786 157 .537 .720 91 .873 18 8 3
TOTAL 4.07 8.0 .244 .735 .664 .735 20 11 4

Rangers Batters (4.56 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (4.56 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Rangers Batters (4.56 RS/G) vs. Royals Pitchers (4.56 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 55. Karns 54. Alexander* 40. Herrera 26. Minor* 47. Moylan 48. Soria 34. Wood* 32. Young
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
1. Andrus G  ·   S  ·   vP 7/.829 ··· 8/1.171 4/.250 1/.000 4/1.500 4/.500 7/.714
61. Chirinos G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 3/.000 3/.666 ··· 1/no AB ··· ···
17. Choo* G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.500 ··· 4/1.000 6/.666 ··· 10/1.000 19/.729 5/1.850
3. DeShields G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/1.167 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/no AB 1/no AB 1/2.000 ···
13. Gallo* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/3.000 ···
14. Gomez G  ·   S  ·   vP 9/.778 ··· 3/.000 17/.820 5/.400 5/.200 21/.793 8/.125
25. Lucroy G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 1/2.000 10/1.300 ··· 1/no AB 22/.325 3/.666
30. Mazara* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.333 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/2.000 2/1.000 ···
5. Napoli G  ·   S  ·   vP 5/1.350 1/no AB 8/.661 1/.000 1/.000 7/.343 4/.500 10/.700
12. Odor* G  ·   S  ·   vP 5/.650 ··· 1/2.000 1/no AB ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 4/.000
19. Profar# G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.667 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 2/1.000 1/.000
16. Rua G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.667 ··· ··· 4/.750 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/1.500

TEX Batters

TEX Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
1. Andrus G ·  S ·  vP 568 .302 .362 .439 .800 439 .771 129 .899 .796 67 .806 24 8 8 17
61. Chirinos G ·  S ·  vP 170 .224 .314 .483 .797 141 .791 29 .823 .875 14 .973 1 9 1
17. Choo* G ·  S ·  vP 210 .242 .357 .399 .756 154 .665 56 1.016 .862 54 .663 6 3 7 3
3. DeShields G ·  S ·  vP 203 .209 .275 .313 .588 132 .614 71 .541 .669 16 .343 8 3 4 3
13. Gallo* G ·  S ·  vP 30 .040 .200 .160 .360 26 .374 4 .250 .250 61 .748 1 1 1
14. Gomez G ·  S ·  vP 453 .231 .298 .384 .682 337 .699 116 .636 .644 73 .639 18 5 13 2
25. Lucroy G ·  S ·  vP 544 .292 .355 .500 .855 410 .874 134 .796 .776 49 .501 5 24 6
30. Mazara* G ·  S ·  vP 568 .266 .320 .419 .739 449 .791 119 .548 .740 71 .831 2 20 2
5. Napoli G ·  S ·  vP 645 .239 .335 .465 .800 451 .792 194 .817 .643 69 .533 5 1 34 13
12. Odor* G ·  S ·  vP 632 .271 .296 .502 .798 463 .811 169 .763 .748 67 .666 14 7 33 22
19. Profar# G ·  S ·  vP 307 .239 .321 .338 .660 231 .728 76 .461 .520 33 .466 2 1 5 7
16. Rua G ·  S ·  vP 269 .258 .331 .400 .731 154 .714 115 .754 .659 23 .310 9 8 2
TOTAL .206 .280 .372 .652 .690 .547 .652 9 4 21 11

KCR Pitchers

KCR Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
55. Karns G ·  S ·  vP ·····X·····X·· 94.1 5.15 9.6 417 .259 .760 220 .875 197 .628 .662 52 .743 11 12 2
54. Alexander* G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····· 19.0 3.32 7.6 84 .316 .790 47 .814 37 .761 .760 17 .485 1
41. Duffy* G ·  S ·  vP X·····X·····X· 179.2 3.51 9.4 731 .241 .710 616 .760 115 .449 .715 104 .558 27 1 3
39. Hammel G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····· 166.2 3.83 7.8 692 .239 .729 392 .679 300 .797 .578 71 .721 25 15 2
40. Herrera G ·  S ·  vP ·Xo·oo·X···o·X 72.0 2.75 10.8 283 .214 .590 138 .625 145 .557 .648 25 .577 6 1
31. Kennedy G ·  S ·  vP ····X·····X··· 195.2 3.68 8.5 818 .236 .722 391 .735 427 .709 .657 75 .509 33 6 10
26. Minor* G ·  S ·  vP X····o····X·o· .0 .00 .0 33 .573
47. Moylan G ·  S ·  vP o·o···X···X·oo 44.2 3.43 6.9 191 .251 .669 133 .542 58 .973 .693 28 .220 4
48. Soria G ·  S ·  vP ·oo··X·o···X·o 66.2 4.05 9.2 293 .271 .800 149 .931 144 .669 .833 30 .460 10 2 2
51. Vargas* G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X·····X 12.0 2.25 8.2 47 .182 .552 41 .430 6 1.333 .517 74 .452 1 1 1
34. Wood* G ·  S ·  vP X·o·····X··X·o 61.0 2.95 6.9 252 .199 .664 132 .865 120 .447 .808 26 1.012 8 2 1
32. Young G ·  S ·  vP ········X··X·· 88.2 6.19 9.5 406 .291 .942 210 .752 196 1.163 .833 17 1.063 28 12 2
TOTAL 3.02 7.5 .218 .615 .520 .615 8 9 2

Explanation and Key

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