Date: Sunday, April 28, 2024
Location: Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore

Royals vs Tigers Prediction

Explore our Royals vs Tigers prediction for April 28, 2024! Our MLB betting model gives the Detroit Tigers a 61.79% winning probability, favoring them over the Kansas City Royals. Dive into the detailed analysis before placing your bets and capitalize on the most informed decisions in MLB betting.

Royals vs Tigers Prediction

In this detailed analysis of the upcoming MLB game between the Kansas City Royals and the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 28, 2024, we delve into a comparison of starting pitchers Michael Wacha and Tarik Skubal, examining the teams’ bullpen and offensive matchups, and sharing insights from our proprietary MLB betting model. This Royals vs Tigers prediction aims to equip bettors with key information and a recommended pick based on rigorous statistical analysis.

Game Details

Date and Time: Sunday, April 28, 2024
Location: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
Odds Overview:

  • Kansas City Royals: Decimal Odds: 2.39 | US Odds: +139
  • Detroit Tigers: Decimal Odds: 1.67 | US Odds: -149

Note: Odds are subject to change. Always verify the latest odds from multiple sportsbooks.

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Pitching Matchup Analysis

Michael Wacha (Kansas City Royals)

  • Hand: Right
  • ERA: 3.81
  • Advanced Stats:
  • SIERA: 3.99
  • xFIP: 3.89
  • K/9: 7.94
  • BB/9: 2.86
  • WHIP: 1.27
  • GB/FB: 1.1
  • xERA: 3.85

Tarik Skubal (Detroit Tigers)

  • Hand: Left
  • ERA: 1.82
  • Advanced Stats:
  • SIERA: 2.51
  • xFIP: 2.49
  • K/9: 10.62
  • BB/9: 1.52
  • WHIP: 0.74
  • GB/FB: 1.38
  • xERA: 2.12

Team Performance

Bullpen Matchup

  • Kansas City Royals Rank: 30
  • Detroit Tigers Rank: 16

Offensive Matchup

  • Overall Rank:
  • Kansas City Royals: 16
  • Detroit Tigers: 25
  • Rank vs Left-Handed Pitchers:
  • Kansas City Royals: 22
  • Detroit Tigers: 19
  • Rank vs Right-Handed Pitchers:
  • Kansas City Royals: 12
  • Detroit Tigers: 25
Royals vs Tigers Prediction

MLB Betting Model Insights

Probability Analysis

  • Kansas City Royals (Michael Wacha): 38.21% | Projected US Odds: +162 | Decimal: 2.62
  • Detroit Tigers (Tarik Skubal): 61.79% | Projected US Odds: -162 | Decimal: 1.62

Recommended MLB Pick

  • Pick: Detroit Tigers
  • Pitcher: Tarik Skubal
  • Odds: -149
  • Betting Confidence: Tiny value (Adjusted Kelly Criterion: 0.48)


The Royals vs Tigers prediction suggests a favorable outcome for the Detroit Tigers, primarily due to Tarik Skubal’s superior pitching stats and the stronger Tigers bullpen. Always ensure to shop for the best MLB Baseball Betting Odds and take advantage of any bonuses and promotions during the Ice Baseball Betting Season. Remember, no sports pick is infallible—use this analysis as a guide and combine it with your own research.

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