San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals odds, tips and betting trends | June 15

The Kansas City Royals (20-41) take on the San Francisco Giants (35-26), who will be attempting to extend a five-game winning streak, Wednesday at 3:45 PM ET, at Oracle Park.

The Royals (+202 underdog on the moneyline to win) are away versus the Giants (-246). The Royals will hand the ball to Jonathan Heasley, but the Giants’ starting pitcher has yet to be determined for this game.

Logan Webb (7 IP, 0 R, 5 H, 9 K) was credited with the win in the Giants’ 4-2 victory over the Royals yesterday. Wilmer Flores led the way offensively, going 1-for-2 with an RBI. Kris Bubic (5.1 IP, 3 R, 5 H, 6 K) was handed the loss for the Royals.

Here’s what you need to prepare for Wednesday’s Giants vs. Royals contest.

San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals Odds and Betting Lines

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  • Favorite: Giants (-246, bet $246 to win $100)
  • Underdog: Royals (+202, bet $100 to win $202)
  • Over/under: 8.5

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Giants Stats and Trends

Giants Betting Records

  • The Giants have won 29, or 61.7%, of the 47 games they’ve played as favorites this season.
  • San Francisco has a record of 2-2 when favored by -246 or more by oddsmakers this season.
  • The implied probability of a win from the Giants, based on the moneyline, is 71.1%.
  • Games involving San Francisco have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 30 of 62 chances this season.
  • The Giants are 30-31-0 ATS in their 61 games with a spread this season.

Giants Batting Stats

  • The Giants have hit 72 homers this season, which ranks 11th in the league.
  • Hitters for the Giants combine for a team rank 11th of in the majors with a .400 team slugging percentage.
  • San Francisco ranks 17th in MLB with a .239 team batting average.
  • The Giants have scored the fifth-most runs in the league this season with 302.
  • San Francisco has an on-base percentage of .321 this season, which ranks seventh in the league.
  • The Giants rank 15th with an average of 8.5 strikeouts per game.

Royals Stats and Trends

Royals Betting Records

  • The Royals have been underdogs in 55 games this season and have come away with the win 18 times (32.7%) in those contests.
  • Oddsmakers have given Kansas City the worst odds of winning they have seen this season with a +202 moneyline listed for this contest.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Royals have a 33.1% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.
  • Kansas City and their opponents have hit the over in 32 of their 64 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season.
  • The Royals have posted a record of 25-39-0 against the spread this season.

Jonathan Heasley (Royals Probable Starter)

  • Heasley will make his first start of the season for the Royals.
  • The 25-year-old right-hander makes his season debut and his first appearance in more than a year.
  • The Giants rank fifth in MLB action with 302 runs scored this season, and are batting .239 with 72 home runs (11th in baseball).

Royals Batting Stats

  • The Royals are fourth-worst in MLB play with 46 home runs.
  • This season, the Royals are slugging .368, the fifth-lowest average in baseball.
  • Kansas City’s .239 batting average ranks 17th in MLB.
  • The Royals are the fourth-lowest scoring team in baseball averaging 3.8 runs per game (233 total).
  • Kansas City ranks 22nd in baseball with a .302 on-base percentage.
  • The Royals strike out 7.5 times per game, the third-fewest average in baseball.

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Giants vs. Royals: Live Streaming Info & Game Time

  • Game Day: Wednesday, June 15, 2022
  • Game Time: 3:45 PM ET
  • Stadium: Oracle Park
  • TV Channel: NBC Sports Networks
  • Live Stream: fuboTV (Watch for free)

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