Houston (2nd - AL West) at Kansas City (2nd - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Sun, Jun 26 - Kauffman Stadium
First Pitch - 2:15 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Houston 39-36-5.0622-1517-2135-3534-41-4.52
Kansas City 38-354.0925-1013-2533-3640-331.01
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
No injuries to report.
Kansas City
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPY. Ventura
Elig Tues
Suspension
06/18/16
Ventura has been issued an eight game suspension for hitting an opponent with a pitch and is eligible to return Tuesday against the Cardinals.6-7
$-8
7-6
SPK. Medlen
Late June
Shoulder
05/12/16
Medlen is on the 15-day disabled list due to a Grade 1 rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder. He is hoping to return by the end of the month.22-18
$+534
21-17
3BM. Moustakas
out for season
Knee
05/26/16
Moustakas had surgery to repair a torn right ACL and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.16-14
$+356
19-10
RPT. Collins
out for season
Elbow
04/03/16
Collins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2016 season after undergoing a second Tommy John surgery.38-35
$+409
33-36
SPM. Minor
Late June
Shoulder
04/03/16
Minor has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury but could return before the end of the month.38-35
$+409
33-36
SPJ. Vargas
60-day DL
Elbow
04/03/16
Vargas had offseason Tommy John surgery has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury. He is in danger of missing the entire 2016 season.38-35
$+409
33-36
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - Houston Astros right-hander Doug Fister has been singing a happy tune with victories in each of his last four starts and a career-high seven consecutive winning decisions in his last 10 outings. For all of his recent success, the 32-year-old looks to avoid yet another sour note against the Kansas City Royals on Sunday as the Astros attempt to extend their season-high winning streak in the series finale at Kauffman Stadium.

 
GAME THREAD
Weather
Current Conditions - Kansas City
P/SUNNY 86 °F
Wind: SSW 8
5-Day Forecast
LINE HISTORY
Live Odds
 
MATCHUP EDGE
HOUEdge in:KC
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