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Astros-Royals Series Snapshot: June 5-8, 2017

Is it 2015 again?

Houston Astros v Kansas City Royals Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images

Houston Astros (41-16) vs. Kansas City Royals (24-31), June 5-8, 2017

Monday

RHP Mike Fiers (2-2, 4.96 ERA, 1.50 WHIP) vs. RHP Ian Kennedy (0-5, 5.12 ERA, 1.23 WHIP)

Time: 7:15 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Tuesday

TBA vs. RHP Jake Junis (1-0, 2.70 ERA, 1.95 WHIP)

Time: 7:15 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Wednesday

LHP Dallas Keuchel (9-0, 1.67 ERA, 0.87 WHIP) vs. LHP Jason Vargas (7-3, 2.08 ERA, 1.10 WHIP)

Time: 7:15 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV, Fox Sports Go
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Thursday

RHP Lance McCullers Jr. (6-1, 2.71 ERA, 1.11 WHIP) vs. RHP Jason Hammel (2-6, 5.93 ERA, 1.60 WHIP)

Time: 7:15 p.m. CT
TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV, Fox Sports Go
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)


Series Snapshot

Split records: Astros — 21-6 on the road; Royals— 15-14 at home

Run differential: Astros — +102.0 (1st best in MLB); Royals— -50.0 (26th)

Runs scored per game: Astros — 5.47 (2nd); Royals— 3.53 (28th)

OPS+: Astros — 126 (1st); Royals— 77 (28th)

wRC+: Astros — 121 (1st); Royals— 76 (29th)

Earned Runs allowed per game: Astros — 3.46 (2nd); Royals— 4.29 (18th)

ERA+: Astros — 111 (8th); Royals— 102 (12th)

Last 10 games: Astros — 10-0; Royals— 5-5

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

2017 head-to-head: 1-2, Royals