Kansas City Royals vs Detroit Tigers Baseball Prediction 6-29-17
On the mound for Kansas City, it will be right-hander Jake Junis; the rookie is 2-1 with a high 4.97 ERA so far this season. In his last outing, he faced the Toronto Blue Jays allowing two runs on six hits through 6.1 innings of work. Janis collected the no decision.
In the minor league playing for the Naturals, he went 9-7 with a solid 3.25 ERA in 21 starts. In spring training, however, Janis supported an awful 15.20 ERA, allowing 11 runs in 5 innings of work.
For Detroit, it will be AL Rookie of the year Michael Fulmer getting the call. Fulmer is 6-6 with a solid 3.29 ERA so far this season. In his last start, he faced the San Diego Padres. Over eight innings of work, taking the loss, he allowed just one run off of two hits, while walking four. Fulmer struck out nine batters in the game.
Fulmer did face the Royals before going 1-2 with an impressive 2.36 ERA. Royals Hosmer is 3 for 12 against Fulmer, along with one homer and three RBI’s. Cheslor Cuthbert is 5 for 11 with two doubles facing Fulmer as well. Expect to see him in the rotation this afternoon.
Kansas City Royals’ Bullpen Use
1 day: 2 pitchers, 20 pitches, 6 outs
3 days: 5 pitchers, 95 pitches, 19 outs
Detroit Tigers’ Bullpen Use
1 day: 2 pitchers, 75 pitches, 16 outs
3 days: 5 pitchers, 115 pitches, 22 outs
Kansas City Royals vs Detroit Tigers Free MLB Pick 6-29-17
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