Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros square off against the Kansas City Royals and starter Zack Greinke on Friday at 8:10 PM ET at Kauffman Stadium.

Sign up for Fubo to watch this matchup and make sure you don't miss any of the action all year long!

Bet with theKing of Sportsbooks and use bonus code "GNPLAY" for special offers! Check out the latest odds and place your bets with BetMGM Sportsbook. Use bonus code "GNPLAY" for special offers!

Astros vs. Royals Live Stream, TV Channel and Game Info:

  • Date: Friday, September 15, 2023
  • Time: 8:10 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BSKC
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

Bet on this matchup with BetMGM Sportsbook and use bonus code "GNPLAY" for special offers!

Read More About This Game

Astros Batting & Pitching Performance

  • The Astros average 1.4 home runs per game to rank eighth in MLB play with 201 total home runs.
  • Houston is seventh in baseball, slugging .435.
  • The Astros' .260 batting average is fourth-best in MLB.
  • Houston has the No. 5 offense in baseball, scoring 5.2 runs per game (758 total runs).
  • The Astros' .332 on-base percentage ranks fourth-best in MLB.
  • The Astros strike out 7.6 times per game, the third-fewest average in MLB.
  • Houston's pitching staff is seventh in the majors with a collective 9.1 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • Houston has a 3.97 team ERA that ranks ninth among all MLB pitching staffs.
  • The Astros have the 15th-ranked WHIP in the majors (1.282).

Astros Probable Starting Pitcher

  • The Astros will send Cristian Javier (9-3) to the mound for his 28th start of the season as he aims for his 10th victory. He is 9-3 with a 4.78 ERA and 132 strikeouts in 141 1/3 innings pitched.
  • In his last time out on Saturday, the righty went four innings against the San Diego Padres, allowing four earned runs while surrendering four hits.
  • Javier has 10 quality starts under his belt this year.
  • Javier has 20 starts this year in which he pitched five or more innings.
  • In one of his appearances this season he did not allow an earned run.

Astros Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Astros Starter Opponent Starter
9/9/2023 Padres W 7-5 Home Cristian Javier Seth Lugo
9/10/2023 Padres W 12-2 Home J.P. France Matt Waldron
9/11/2023 Athletics L 4-0 Home Framber Valdez Mason Miller
9/12/2023 Athletics L 6-2 Home Justin Verlander JP Sears
9/13/2023 Athletics W 6-2 Home Hunter Brown Paul Blackburn
9/15/2023 Royals - Away Cristian Javier Zack Greinke
9/16/2023 Royals - Away J.P. France Cole Ragans
9/17/2023 Royals - Away Framber Valdez Jordan Lyles
9/18/2023 Orioles - Home Justin Verlander John Means
9/19/2023 Orioles - Home Hunter Brown Kyle Gibson
9/20/2023 Orioles - Home Cristian Javier Kyle Bradish

Not all offers available in all states, please visit BetMGM for the latest promotions for your area. Must be 21+ to gamble, please wager responsibly. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, contact 1-800-GAMBLER.