Red Sox vs. Royals Odds MLB Odds

June 19, 2021, 04:10 PM ET
Kauffman Stadium

Matchup Odds

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Team Runline Moneyline Over / Under
BOS -1.5 +127 -135 U+11-113
KC +1.5 -153 +110 O+11-107

Betting Action

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team
BOS

89%

KC

11%

Over/Under
Over

81%

Under

19%

Line History

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time fav line total
Opening 18 Jun 11:12pm BOS -1.5 +116 O +10.5 -120
Closing 19 Jun 6:32pm BOS -1.5 +127 O +11 -107
Line History
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Matchup Details

team win loss last 10 units home away o / u rl w/l rl units
Boston 42 28 4-6 10.07 20-17 22-11 33-36-1 39-31 8.41
Kansas City 31 37 6-4 -4.66 17-18 14-19 33-31-4 35-33 -0.47
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Recent Meetings

date home-away ats o/u KC:RBI KC:Batting Average KC:Home Runs BOS:RBI BOS:Batting Average BOS:Home Runs
07/01/2021 BOS 15 - KC 1 BOS Over 10 1 0.23 0 14 0.45 4
06/30/2021 BOS 6 - KC 2 BOS Under 11 2 0.27 1 6 0.25 2
06/29/2021 BOS 7 - KC 6 KC Over 10.5 6 0.34 3 7 0.4 0
06/28/2021 BOS 6 - KC 5 KC Under 11 5 0.32 3 6 0.3 4
06/20/2021 KC 7 - BOS 3 KC Under 10 6 0.38 1 3 0.3 2
06/19/2021 KC 1 - BOS 7 BOS Under 11 1 0.21 0 7 0.24 2
06/18/2021 KC 5 - BOS 3 KC Under 10.5 5 0.31 2 3 0.31 1
08/07/2019 BOS 5 - KC 4 KC Under 11 4 0.31 0 5 0.31 1
08/06/2019 BOS 2 - KC 6 KC Under 10.5 6 0.23 3 2 0.25 0
08/05/2019 BOS 7 - KC 5 BOS Over 11 5 0.23 3 6 0.3 2
06/06/2019 KC 5 - BOS 7 BOS Over 10 6 0.26 1 5 0.34 3
06/05/2019 KC 0 - BOS 8 BOS Under 8.5 8 0.3 1 0 0.1 0
06/04/2019 KC 3 - BOS 8 BOS Over 9.5 8 0.28 1 3 0.21 1
07/08/2018 KC 4 - BOS 7 BOS Over 9.5 7 0.4 0 4 0.31 0
07/07/2018 KC 4 - BOS 15 BOS Over 9.5 15 0.4 1 4 0.18 1
07/06/2018 KC 5 - BOS 10 BOS Over 8.5 10 0.37 3 5 0.27 1
05/02/2018 BOS 5 - KC 4 KC Under 10.5 4 0.3 1 5 0.31 4
05/01/2018 BOS 6 - KC 7 KC Over 8 6 0.29 2 5 0.24 2
04/30/2018 BOS 10 - KC 6 BOS Over 8.5 6 0.26 0 9 0.35 2
07/30/2017 BOS 3 - KC 5 KC Under 9 5 0.32 0 3 0.26 1

Boston Last 10 Meetings

date score ats o/u RBI Batting Average Home Runs
08/01/2021 TB 3 - BOS 2 W Under 8.5 1 0.23 1
07/31/2021 TB 9 - BOS 5 L Over 8.5 5 0.23 2
07/30/2021 TB 7 - BOS 3 L Over 9 3 0.28 0
07/29/2021 BOS 1 - TOR 13 L Over 10.5 13 0.37 1
07/28/2021 BOS 4 - TOR 1 W Under 8.5 1 0.21 0
07/26/2021 BOS 5 - TOR 4 L Under 11.5 4 0.26 1
07/25/2021 BOS 5 - NYY 4 L Under 11 4 0.28 1
07/24/2021 BOS 3 - NYY 4 L Under 9 4 0.29 0
07/23/2021 BOS 6 - NYY 2 W Under 8.5 2 0.19 0
06/24/2018 BOS 5 - SEA 0 W -1.5 Under 8 5 0.27 1

Kansas City Last 10 Meetings

date score ats o/u RBI Batting Average Home Runs
08/01/2021 TOR 5 - KC 1 L Under 8.5 5 0.26 2
07/31/2021 TOR 4 - KC 0 L Under 9 4 0.17 2
07/30/2021 TOR 6 - KC 4 L Under 10.5 5 0.31 2
07/29/2021 KC 5 - CHW 0 W Under 9 5 0.29 2
07/28/2021 KC 3 - CHW 2 W Under 10 3 0.18 1
07/27/2021 KC 3 - CHW 5 L Under 10 2 0.2 0
07/26/2021 KC 4 - CHW 3 W Under 9.5 4 0.26 3
07/25/2021 KC 6 - DET 1 W Under 10 6 0.26 3
07/24/2021 KC 9 - DET 8 L Over 10.5 9 0.31 2
07/23/2021 KC 5 - DET 3 W Under 10.5 5 0.18 2

Matchup Edge - Scoring Stats

avg rank edge in rank avg
5.08 5 Runs Per 9 Innings 23 4.28
0.759 4 On Base Plus Slugging 21 0.694
0.256 4 Batting Average 12 0.242
135 9 Home Runs 19 108

Odds Analysis

Overall W/L Records

Team Overall Home Away
Red Sox 63-44 33-22 30-22
Royals 62-44 37-18 25-26

ATS vs Closing Line

Team Overall Home Away
Red Sox 55-52 25-30 30-22
Royals 55-51 30-25 25-26

O/U Records

Team Overall Home Away
Red Sox 46-56-5 24-29-2 22-27-3
Royals 49-52-5 23-29-3 26-23-2
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Pitchers

Today - Overall

IP W-L ERA K BB SV TM W-L H WHIP AF AA OU
Martin Perez (L) 4.2 4-4 4.52 54 22 - 63-44 66 1.43 4.54 4.77 5-8
Brad Keller (R) - - - - - - 45-59 - - - - -

Today - Last 3

IP W-L ERA K BB SV TM W-L H WHIP AF AA OU
Martin Perez (L) 3.2 1-2 9 6 5 - 63-44 18 2.09 3.33 8.67 1-2
Brad Keller (R) - - - - - - 45-59 - - - - -

Pitchers - All Starters

IP W-L ERA K BB SV G H R ER HR SO WHIP GB:FB
Nathan Eovaldi (R) 5.77 9-6 3.71 120 22 0 21 122 53 50 7 0 1.19 115:59
Tanner Houck (R) 3.67 0-2 2.45 30 5 0 4 18 9 6 1 0 1.05 16:7
Martin Perez (L) 4.68 7-7 4.56 83 33 0 21 114 56 50 16 0 1.49 102:46
Nick Pivetta (R) 5.34 8-5 4.57 126 49 0 21 99 59 57 17 0 1.32 84:64
Eduardo Rodriguez (L) 4.96 7-6 5.6 121 28 0 20 113 64 62 14 0 1.41 85:40
Eduard Bazardo (R) 1.5 0 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2:2
Connor Seabold (R) 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1:0
Garrett Richards (R) 5.06 6-6 5.15 80 45 0 20 123 63 58 16 0 1.66 118:46
Seth Blair (R) 1.02 0 10.13 4 3 0 0 5 6 6 2 0 1.5 3:6
Stephen Gonsalves (L) 1.07 0-1 9.82 6 2 0 0 3 4 4 2 0 1.36 0:3
Daniel Gossett (R) 0.6 0-1 5.4 1 2 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 2.4 2:1
Jason Groome (L) 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1:0
IP W-L ERA K BB SV G H R ER HR SO WHIP GB:FB
Kris Bubic (L) 4.12 3-4 4.58 60 36 0 10 73 39 38 14 0 1.46 85:33
Danny Duffy (L) 4.69 4-3 2.51 65 22 0 12 52 19 17 6 0 1.21 42:32
Carlos Hernandez (R) 2.27 2-1 4.98 42 22 0 3 30 19 19 3 0 1.51 21:26
Brad Keller (R) 5.05 7-10 5.64 96 52 0 22 136 76 70 15 0 1.68 129:49
Brady Singer (R) 4.59 3-7 5.13 92 37 0 19 99 57 50 8 0 1.55 98:32
Mike Minor (L) 5.69 8-9 5.31 121 37 0 22 120 76 74 19 0 1.25 104:68
Angel Zerpa (L) 0.1 0 27 1 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 12 0:0
Jonathan Bowlan (R) 1 0-1 18 4 1 0 0 4 4 4 2 0 2.5 1:0
Austin Cox (L) 1.37 0 0 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1.38 3:2
Jon Heasley (R) 1.33 0 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.5 4:3
Jackson Kowar (R) 1.67 0-2 18 2 5 0 2 11 10 10 1 0 3.2 6:5
Alec Marsh (R) 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 2:1
Eric Skoglund (L) 0.6 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.6 2:1
Collin Snider (R) 1 0 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.67 4:0

Pitchers - Bullpen

IP W-L ERA K BB SV G H R ER HR SO WHIP GB:FB
Matt Barnes (R) 1 5-2 2.3 66 11 0 0 24 13 11 4 0 0.81 26:15
Colten Brewer (R) 1 0 36 1 3 0 0 4 4 4 0 0 7 0:0
Austin Brice (R) 1.02 0 6.59 12 7 0 0 14 10 10 2 0 1.54 11:9
Kyle Hart (L) 1.37 1-0 4.15 5 4 0 0 5 4 2 1 0 2.08 6:2
Darwinzon Hernandez (L) 0.83 2-2 3.44 46 26 0 0 25 15 13 4 0 1.5 30:10
Josh Taylor (L) 0.84 0 3.19 46 16 0 0 33 13 13 1 0 1.34 27:16
Phillips Valdez (R) 1.31 2-0 4.15 30 15 0 0 24 16 14 2 0 1.29 35:11
Marcus Walden (R) 0.78 0 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 1:0
Ryan Weber (R) 5.2 0 17.47 7 2 0 0 13 11 11 4 0 2.65 6:2
Matt Hall (L) 1 0 9 7 3 0 0 5 3 3 0 0 2.67 1:1
Joel Payamps (R) 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1:0
Garrett Whitlock (R) 1.68 4-1 1.21 53 11 0 0 45 11 7 4 0 1.08 57:18
Matt Andriese (R) 1.43 2-3 6.03 38 11 0 0 55 29 25 7 0 1.77 37:20
Adam Ottavino (R) 0.91 3-3 3.86 49 23 0 0 35 20 18 0 0 1.38 37:20
Hirokazu Sawamura (R) 0.98 4-1 2.79 45 20 0 0 30 16 12 9 0 1.29 38:18
John Schreiber (R) 0.55 0 13.5 1 1 0 0 5 2 2 0 0 4.5 0:2
Raynel Espinal (R) 0.82 0 4.15 5 1 0 0 4 3 2 1 0 1.15 4:1
Durbin Feltman (R) 0.6 0 5.4 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 1.8 3:1
Frank German (R) 1.5 0-1 6 3 3 0 0 3 2 2 1 0 2 5:0
Zac Grotz (R) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3:0
Kevin McCarthy (R) 1.17 1-0 0 6 0 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 0.86 12:4
Kaleb Ort (R) 1 0 1.5 8 4 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 1.17 5:4
Andrew Politi (R) 1.6 0 4.91 5 0 0 1 5 3 2 0 0 1.36 1:1
Caleb Simpson (R) 0.6 0 16.2 1 3 0 0 3 3 3 0 0 3.6 1:0
Josh Winckowski (R) 1.42 0 3.68 4 3 0 1 4 3 3 2 0 0.95 11:5
Thad Ward (R) 1 0 2.25 4 4 0 1 4 2 1 0 0 2 3:3
Brandon Workman (R) 1.05 1-0 4.95 14 14 0 0 24 11 11 2 0 1.9 18:14
Brandon Brennan (R) 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1.67 3:2
Yacksel Rios (R) 1.19 3-0 3.32 16 14 0 0 9 7 7 2 0 1.21 17:8
Austin Davis (L) 0.2 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0:0
Hansel Robles (R) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2:0
IP W-L ERA K BB SV G H R ER HR SO WHIP GB:FB
Scott Barlow (R) 1.06 3-3 2.65 67 21 0 0 40 15 15 2 0 1.2 40:29
Jesse Hahn (R) 0.62 0 13.5 3 4 0 0 5 5 5 2 0 2.7 4:0
Jakob Junis (R) 2.28 2-3 5.19 35 11 0 5 39 21 20 6 0 1.44 33:17
Richard Lovelady (L) 1.11 2-0 4.5 10 4 0 0 7 5 5 2 0 1.1 11:4
Jake Newberry (R) 1.03 0 16.62 5 3 0 0 10 8 8 2 0 3 3:0
Josh Staumont (R) 1.06 1-2 3.54 45 20 0 0 31 17 16 5 0 1.25 26:33
Kyle Zimmer (R) 1.03 4-1 4.17 40 21 0 2 31 19 19 5 0 1.27 41:20
Tyler Zuber (R) 0.86 0-2 6 17 15 0 0 14 13 12 3 0 1.61 11:12
Scott Blewett (R) 1.2 0 10.8 3 2 0 0 2 2 2 1 0 2.4 2:0
Ronald Bolanos (R) 2.03 0 1.42 10 2 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0.95 4:2
Gabe Speier (L) 0.55 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1.5 0:2
Greg Holland (R) 0.94 2-4 4.75 44 20 0 0 38 23 22 9 0 1.39 39:21
Brad Brach (R) 0.82 1-0 14.54 3 5 0 0 10 7 7 2 0 3.46 3:4
Jake Brentz (L) 0.9 3-2 3.35 53 30 0 0 28 19 17 5 0 1.27 46:23
Wade Davis (R) 1.12 0-2 7.14 25 12 0 0 31 23 23 7 0 1.48 27:17
Jake Kalish (L) 1.04 0 3.18 3 0 0 0 4 2 2 2 0 0.71 6:5
Daniel Lynch (L) 4.4 1-3 6.95 13 7 0 5 30 18 17 2 0 1.68 24:13
Ervin Santana (R) 1.91 0-1 5.75 31 14 0 2 41 26 26 8 0 1.35 38:28
Andreas Sotillet (R) 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 2:0
Domingo Tapia (R) 1 0 6.75 5 2 0 0 4 3 3 1 0 1.5 3:1
Anthony Swarzak (R) 1.03 0 9.39 5 0 0 0 13 8 8 3 0 1.7 6:5

Pitchers - Umpires

Umpire G W-L AVG PIT STR B STR% STR_ BB K/BB HR O/U
Nestor Ceja 22 13-8 10.68 239.09 159.55 79.55 66.7 18.91 6.68 2.83 2.64 16-6

Last 10 Games

Date Score Line O/U Road Starter Home Starter
Last 10 Games March 3, 2021 CHW 5 - KC 6 W -129 O 0 Kade McClure (R) Carlos Hernandez (R)
Last 10 Games March 7, 2021 COL 1 - CHW 0 L -140 O 0 German Marquez (R) Lucas Giolito (R)
Last 10 Games March 10, 2021 CIN 3 - KC 9 W -153 O 0 Michael Lorenzen (R) Brad Keller (R)
Last 10 Games March 17, 2021 COL 11 - CIN 7 L -202 O 0 Chi Chi Gonzalez (R) Wade Miley (L)
Last 10 Games March 19, 2021 SEA 6 - SF 3 L -130 U11 Justin Dunn (R) Anthony DeSclafani (R)
Last 10 Games March 20, 2021 LAD 4 - SD 4 L 101 U10.5 Dustin May (R) Ryan Weathers (L)
Last 10 Games March 22, 2021 SF 2 - CHW 7 W -177 U9.5 Kevin Gausman (R) Lucas Giolito (R)
Last 10 Games March 25, 2021 CLE 5 - ARI 6 W 110 O 10.5 Aaron Civale (R) Caleb Smith (L)
Last 10 Games March 28, 2021 ARI 4 - CHW 7 W -180 O 10.5 Stefan Crichton (R) Dallas Keuchel (L)
Last 10 Games May 20, 2021 HOU 8 - OAK 1 L 104 O 8.5 Zack Greinke (R) Frankie Montas (R)

Vs Royals

Date Score Line O/U Road Starter Home Starter
Carlos Hernandez (R) March 3, 2021 CHW 5 - KC 6 W -129 O 0 Kade McClure (R) Carlos Hernandez (R)
Brad Keller (R) March 10, 2021 CIN 3 - KC 9 W -153 O 0 Michael Lorenzen (R) Brad Keller (R)
Brad Keller (R) June 19, 2021 BOS 7 - KC 1 L 107 U11 Martin Perez (L) Brad Keller (R)

Vs Martin Perez (L)

Date Score Line O/U Road Starter Home Starter
Martin Perez (L) June 19, 2021 BOS 7 - KC 1 L 107 U11 Martin Perez (L) Brad Keller (R)

Vs Brad Keller (R)

Date Score Line O/U Road Starter Home Starter
Brad Keller (R) March 10, 2021 CIN 3 - KC 9 W -153 O 0 Michael Lorenzen (R) Brad Keller (R)
Brad Keller (R) June 19, 2021 BOS 7 - KC 1 L 107 U11 Martin Perez (L) Brad Keller (R)

Team Rankings - offence

Season stats rank
Runs / G 4.95 5
BA 0.26 2
OPS 0.76 4
HR 135 11
SB 32 27
Season stats rank
Runs / G 4.12 24
BA 0.24 16
OPS 0.69 24
HR 108 26
SB 65 3

Team Rankings - defence

Season stats rank
ERA 4.2 15
WHIP 1.38 6
KS 930 15
CG - -
Errors 72 29
Season stats rank
ERA 4.95 5
WHIP 1.43 3
KS 841 28
CG - -
Errors 58 11

Boston vs. Kansas City Tweets

Boston Tweets

Kansas City Tweets

Weather

temp 92
condition sunny
wind Right to Left 8mph

Injuries

Mid Aug Hamstring - 31 / 07 / 21
Ques Mon Undisclosed - 09 / 05 / 21
Out indefinitely Hand - 07 / 05 / 21
Ques Thurs Hand - 06 / 05 / 21
Out indefinitely Hamstring - 06 / 05 / 21
Prob Thurs Back - 05 / 05 / 21
Ques Wed Shoulder - 04 / 05 / 21
Prob Sun Undisclosed - 01 / 05 / 21
Ques Fri Migraine - 30 / 04 / 21
Ques Thurs Hand - 26 / 04 / 21
Out indefinitely Head - 04 / 05 / 21
Prob Wed Heel - 01 / 05 / 21
Mid May Back - 01 / 05 / 21
Prob Tues Thumb - 26 / 04 / 21
Ques Wed Arm - 24 / 04 / 21
Out indefinitely Undisclosed - 23 / 04 / 21
Out indefinitely Undisclosed - 13 / 04 / 21
Late May Shoulder - 12 / 04 / 21
Ques Sun Lower Body - 03 / 04 / 21
Ques Wed Thumb - 02 / 04 / 21

Injuries

player (position) status ats*current o/u* notes
Kyle Schwarber (LF) Mid Aug Hamstring - 31 / 07 / 21 1-2 2-1 + -

Schwarber has landed on the 10-day injured list due to a right hamstring strain, and he is expected to remain sidelined until the middle of August.

Tanner Houck (SP) Ques Mon Undisclosed - 09 / 05 / 21 34-40 29-40-5 + -

Houck is dealing with a sore flexor muscle, and it is unclear if he will be in the lineup on Monday to face the Orioles.

Christian Arroyo (3B) Out indefinitely Hand - 07 / 05 / 21 36-40 30-41-5 + -

Arroyo has been shifted to the 10-day injured list with a hand injury, and it is unknown when he will be active again.

Christian Arroyo (3B) Ques Thurs Hand - 06 / 05 / 21 36-41 31-41-5 + -

Arroyo is battling a hand contusion, and it remains to be seen if he will line up for Thursday's battle with the Tigers.

Enrique Hernandez (2B) Out indefinitely Hamstring - 06 / 05 / 21 36-41 31-41-5 + -

Hernandez has wound up on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.

Alex Verdugo (RF) Prob Thurs Back - 05 / 05 / 21 37-41 32-41-5 + -

Verdugo missed the previous game with lower-back tightness, but it is expected that he will take the field Thursday versus the Tigers.

Rafael Devers (3B) Ques Wed Shoulder - 04 / 05 / 21 37-42 32-42-5 + -

Devers sat out the last game with a shoulder injury, and it is unknown if he will be active against the Tigers on Wednesday.

Enrique Hernandez (2B) Prob Sun Undisclosed - 01 / 05 / 21 38-44 33-44-5 + -

Hernandez has missed the previous two games with an undisclosed issue. He is expected to return for Sunday's matchup against the Rangers.

J.D. Martinez (RF) Ques Fri Migraine - 30 / 04 / 21 39-44 33-45-5 + -

Martinez is bothered by migraine symptoms, and it is unclear if he will be in the lineup Friday versus the Rangers.

Christian Arroyo (3B) Ques Thurs Hand - 26 / 04 / 21 41-44 33-47-5 + -

Arroyo has missed the last two games due to a left hand contusion, and it is unknown if he will suit up for Thursday's matchup with the Rangers.

player (position) status ats*current o/u* notes
Cam Gallagher (C) Out indefinitely Head - 04 / 05 / 21 37-42 36-37-6 + -

Gallagher is on the 7-day injured list due to a concussion, and it is unclear how long he will be idle.

Brady Singer (SP) Prob Wed Heel - 01 / 05 / 21 39-43 39-37-6 + -

Singer exited his last outing with a left heel contusion, but it is expected that he will make his next scheduled start Wednesday versus the Indians.

Kyle Zimmer (RP) Mid May Back - 01 / 05 / 21 39-43 39-37-6 + -

Zimmer has been shifted to the 10-day injured list with a left trapezius strain, and he is not expected to return to the mound until the middle of May.

Salvador Perez (C) Prob Tues Thumb - 26 / 04 / 21 42-43 39-40-6 + -

Perez exited the previous game with a thumb injury, but it is expected that he will be active against the Pirates on Tuesday.

Tyler Zuber (RP) Ques Wed Arm - 24 / 04 / 21 43-44 39-41-7 + -

Zuber has missed the last four contests with an arm injury, and it remains to be seen if he will suit up for Wednesday's matchup versus the Pirates.

Greg Holland (RP) Out indefinitely Undisclosed - 23 / 04 / 21 43-45 40-41-7 + -

Holland has been added to the 10-day injured list with an undisclosed injury, and it is unclear how long he will be unavailable.

Josh Staumont (RP) Out indefinitely Undisclosed - 13 / 04 / 21 49-49 43-48-7 + -

Staumont is on the 10-day injured list with an unknown injury, and there is no timetable for return.

Jesse Hahn (RP) Late May Shoulder - 12 / 04 / 21 49-49 43-48-7 + -

Hahn has been placed on the 10-day injured list due to right shoulder impingement syndrome, and he is not expected to be available until the end of May.

Andrew Benintendi (LF) Ques Sun Lower Body - 03 / 04 / 21 46-46 41-45-7 + -

Benintendi was lifted from the previous game due to lower-body soreness, and it is unclear if it will impeded his status for Sunday's matchup with the Rangers.

Hunter Dozier (3B) Ques Wed Thumb - 02 / 04 / 21 46-46 41-45-7 + -

Dozier has missed the last three games with a right thumb contusion, and it is unknown if he will take the field against the Indians on Wednesday.