Major League Baseball
Preview
Kansas City at Texas
When: 4:05 PM ET, Saturday, May 26, 2018
Where: Globe Life Park in Arlington, Arlington, Texas
Matchup Edge
KC Edge in: TEX
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Texas Rangers are ranked 29 in hitting, with a batting average of .225. The Rangers are averaging 4.2 runs per game this season with an OPS of .682.
  • The Kansas City Royals are ranked 9 in hitting, with a batting average of .255. The Royals are averaging 4.0 runs per game this season with an OPS of .701.

Pitching

  • The Texas Rangers are ranked 26 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.87. Opponents are hitting .272 for average, and have a .339 on base percentage and .808 OPS against the Rangers this season.
  • The Kansas City Royals are ranked 30 in pitching, with an earned run average of 5.30. Opponents are hitting .280 for average, and have a .339 on base percentage and .810 OPS against the Royals this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Kansas City 17-33 W3 7-18 10-15
Texas 20-32 L1 9-18 11-14
Last Meeting
Kansas City Texas
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
5/24/18 KC 8 TEX 2 .297 0 .717 .172 0 .491
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Kansas City R. Torres .667 2 1.417
Texas S. Choo .333 1 .833
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Kansas City R. Torres 0 3 0
Texas D. DeShields 0 1 0
Pitching ERA Avg K
Kansas City 1.00 .297 8
Texas 6.00 .172 8
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Kansas City J. Jay .292 56 .686
Texas N. Mazara .269 52 .832
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Kansas City M. Moustakas 10 27 31
Texas J. Gallo 14 28 31
Pitching ERA Avg K
Kansas City 5.30 .255 352
Texas 4.87 .225 397