Predictions for Royals vs. Padres: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 2

Sunday’s contest between the Kansas City Royals (35-25) and San Diego Padres (32-29) going head to head at Kauffman Stadium has a projected final score of 5-4 (based on our computer prediction) in favor of the Royals, so it should be a competitive matchup. The game will start at 2:10 PM ET on June 2.

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Royals vs. Padres Matchup Info

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Royals vs. Padres Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Royals 5, Padres 4
  • Total Prediction: Over 8 runs

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Royals vs. Padres Betting Lines

Royals vs Padres Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Royals -125 +105 8 -115 -105

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Royals Betting Insights

  • Kansas City has been victorious in 16, or 69.6%, of the 23 contests it has been chosen as the favorite in this season.
  • This year, the Royals have won 10 of 15 games when listed as at least -125 or better on the moneyline.
  • Kansas City and its opponents have hit the over in 26 of 60 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season.
  • The Royals had a 5-2 record across the seven games they were favored on the moneyline in their past 15 matchups.
  • Over its past 15 matchups (all had set totals), Kansas City combined with its opponents to hit the over on the total 10 times.

Padres Betting Insights

  • San Diego has put together a 14-12 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 53.8% of those games).
  • When playing as a moneyline underdog with odds of +105 or longer, the Padres have a 6-6 record (winning 50% of their games).
  • San Diego has combined with opponents to go over the total 32 times this season for a 32-28-1 record against the over/under.
  • The Padres have played as underdogs in seven of their past 15 games and won five of those contests.
  • San Diego and its opponents have combined to hit the over eight times in its past 15 games with a total.

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Royals vs. Padres Probable Pitchers

Royals’ Starting Pitcher: Cole Ragans

  • The 26-year-old has an ERA of 3.36 and 11.1 strikeouts per nine innings, with a batting average against of .228 in 12 games this season.
  • Cole Ragans’ team has been victorious in 40% of the games he’s started as the moneyline favorite with a record of 2-3.
  • In games Ragans has started, his team is 6-6.
  • Games Ragans has started this season hit the over three times in 12 chances.

Padres’ Starting Pitcher: Michael King

  • During 12 games this season, the 29-year-old has amassed a 4.09 ERA and 10.1 strikeouts per nine innings, while giving up a batting average of .218 to opposing batters.
  • The Padres are 4-1 in King’s five starts this season that they were the underdog on the moneyline.
  • King’s team has compiled a 7-4 record over his 11 starts.
  • King’s starts with a set total this season have gone over the run total in seven of 11 contests.

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Royals’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 35-25
Home 21-10
Road 14-15
One-Run Games 7-9
Scoring 5+ Runs 21-7

Padres’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 32-29
Home 13-19
Road 19-10
One-Run Games 6-6
Scoring 5+ Runs 23-3

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