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Astros-Royals Series Snapshot: April 7-9, 2017

2015 seems so long ago...

MLB: Houston Astros at Kansas City Royals Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Houston Astros (3-1) vs. Kansas City Royals (0-3), April 7-9 2017

Friday

RHP Mike Fiers (11-8, 4.48 ERA, 1.36 WHIP in 2016) vs. LHP Jason Vargas (0-0, 2.25 ERA, 0.92 WHIP in 2016)

Time: 7:10 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.T
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Saturday

LHP Dallas Keuchel (1-0, 0.00 ERA, 0.57 WHIP) vs. LHP Danny Duffy (0-0, 1.50 ERA, 1.00 WHIP)

Time: 6:10 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Sunday

RHP Lance McCullers Jr. (1-0, 1.50 ERA, 1.17 WHIP) vs. RHP Nathan Karns (0-0, 54.00 ERA, 6.00 WHIP (0.2 IP)

Time: 1:10 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)


Series Snapshot

Split records: Astros — 3-1 at home; Royals — 0-3 on the road

Run differential: Astros — +4.0 (8th best in MLB); Royals — -16.0 (29th)

Runs scored per game: Astros — 3.00; Royals — 1.67

OPS+: Astros — 102 (6th); Royals — 106 (4th)

wRC+: Astros — 99 (17th); Royals — 59 (28th)

Runs allowed per game: Astros — 2.00; Royals — 7.00

ERA+: Astros — 224 (4th); Royals — 54 (28th)

Last 10 games: Astros — 3-1; Royals — 0-3

2016 head-to-head record: 4-3 Royals

2015 head-to-head: 4-2 Astros