Saturday's game between the Kansas City Royals (15-37) and the Washington Nationals (22-29) at Kauffman Stadium should be a competitive matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 6-5, with the Royals taking home the win. Game time is at 4:10 PM ET on May 27.

The Royals will give the nod to Brady Singer (3-4) versus the Nationals and Josiah Gray (4-5).

Royals vs. Nationals Game Info & Odds

  • When: Saturday, May 27, 2023 at 4:10 PM ET
  • Where: Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri
  • How to Watch on TV: BSKC
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Royals vs. Nationals Score Prediction

Our prediction for this game is Royals 6, Nationals 5.

Total Prediction for Royals vs. Nationals

  • Total Prediction: Over 9.5 runs

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Discover More About This Game

Royals Performance Insights

  • The Royals have played as the favorite in three of their past 10 games and lost each of those contests.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, Kansas City and its opponents are 4-6-0 in its last 10 games with a total.
  • The Royals have one win against the spread in their last two chances.
  • The Royals have been listed as the favorite six times this season but have failed to win any of those games.
  • Kansas City has played as favorites of -125 or more twice this season and lost both games.
  • The implied probability of a win from the Royals, based on the moneyline, is 55.6%.
  • Kansas City has scored 208 runs (4.0 per game) this season, which ranks 24th in MLB.
  • The Royals have the 29th-ranked team ERA among all league pitching staffs (5.28).

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Royals Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
May 21 @ White Sox L 5-2 Carlos Hernandez vs Lance Lynn
May 22 Tigers L 8-5 Brady Singer vs Michael Lorenzen
May 23 Tigers W 4-1 Mike Mayers vs Eduardo Rodríguez
May 24 Tigers L 6-4 Zack Greinke vs Matthew Boyd
May 26 Nationals L 12-10 Jordan Lyles vs Patrick Corbin
May 27 Nationals - Brady Singer vs Josiah Gray
May 28 Nationals - Daniel Lynch vs MacKenzie Gore
May 29 @ Cardinals - TBA vs Adam Wainwright
May 30 @ Cardinals - Zack Greinke vs Steven Matz
June 2 Rockies - Jordan Lyles vs Austin Gomber
June 3 Rockies - Brady Singer vs Karl Kauffmann