Lane Thomas and the Washington Nationals (23-29), who are going for a series sweep, will visit the Kansas City Royals (15-38) at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday, May 28. The first pitch will be thrown at 2:10 PM ET.

The Royals have been listed as -110 moneyline favorites for this matchup with the Nationals (-110). Washington is favored on the run line (-1.5). The over/under is 9 runs for the matchup (with -120 odds to go over and +100 odds on the under).

Nationals vs. Royals Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Sunday, May 28, 2023
  • Time: 2:10 PM ET
  • TV: BSKC
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
  • Probable Pitchers: Daniel Lynch - KC (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs MacKenzie Gore - WSH (3-3, 3.88 ERA)

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Nationals vs. Royals Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Check out the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup at multiple sportsbooks.

Royals Moneyline Nationals Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -110 -110 Nationals (-1.5) 9 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -110 -110 Nationals (-1.5) 9 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -111 -111 Royals (-1.5) 9 Bet on this game with PointsBet!

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Nationals vs. Royals Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Royals have been listed as the favorite seven times this season but have failed to win any of those games.
  • The Royals have gone 1-7 (winning only 12.5% of their games) when playing as moneyline favorites of -110 or shorter.
  • The implied probability of a win from Kansas City, based on the moneyline, is 52.4%.
  • Over the last 10 games, the Royals were favored on the moneyline four times, but they lost every matchup.
  • Over its last 10 outings (all 10 of them had set totals), Kansas City and its opponents combined to go over the run total four times.
  • The Nationals have been underdogs in 48 games this season and have come away with the win 20 times (41.7%) in those contests.
  • This year, the Nationals have won 20 of 48 games when listed as at least -110 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Nationals have played as underdogs in seven of their past 10 games and won three of those contests.
  • Washington and its opponents have combined to hit the over five times in the last 10 games with a total.

Nationals vs. Royals Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Dominic Smith 0.5 (-278) 1.5 (+130) 0.5 (+775) 0.5 (+150)
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 (-278) 1.5 (+115) 0.5 (+525) 0.5 (+125)
Joey Meneses 1.5 (+160) 1.5 (-105) 0.5 (+450) 0.5 (+130)
Ildemaro Vargas 1.5 (+200) 1.5 (+125) 0.5 (+800) 0.5 (+180)
Lane Thomas 1.5 (+195) 1.5 (+115) 0.5 (+625) 0.5 (+195)

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Nationals Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank NL East Rank
Win World Series +100000 27th 5th

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