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How to Watch Kansas City Royals vs. Boston Red Sox Live Online on September 17, 2022: TV Channels/Streaming Options

Jason Gurwin

On Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 4:10 PM EDT, the Boston Red Sox face the Kansas City Royals. The game is airing exclusively on Bally Sports Kansas City, Fox Sports Kansas City, and NESN, which you can stream with a Live TV Streaming Service.

Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals

In Kansas City, the game is streaming on Bally Sports Kansas City (previously Fox Sports Kansas City), which is available with a 5-Day Free Trial of DIRECTV STREAM. Since Hulu, YouTube TV, fuboTV, and Sling TV do not carry Bally Sports Kansas City, this is your only option to stream Kansas City Royals games all year long.

In Boston, the game is streaming on NESN, which is available with a 5-Day Free Trial of DIRECTV STREAM. You can also stream it on fuboTV to watch Boston Red Sox games all year long.

Can you stream Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals on MLB.TV?

If you live out-of-market, you can stream most games on MLB.TV, including Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals. You can try MLB.TV with a 7-Day Free Trial.

You can stream this game without cable on Apple TV, Roku, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, & Mobile with a Live TV Streaming Service like Bally Sports+, DIRECTV STREAM, and fuboTV. If you haven’t tried it before, you can get a 7-Day Free Trial of Bally Sports+.

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Kansas City Royals vs. Boston Red Sox Game Preview: Royals take 4-game losing streak into matchup against the Red Sox

Kansas City Royals (57-87, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Boston Red Sox (70-74, fifth in the AL East)

Boston; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Royals: Brady Singer (8-4, 3.21 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 131 strikeouts); Red Sox: Rich Hill (7-6, 4.56 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 86 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Red Sox -159, Royals +136; over/under is 9 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Kansas City Royals aim to break their four-game slide with a victory over the Boston Red Sox.

Boston has a 36-36 record at home and a 70-74 record overall. The Red Sox have the third-ranked team batting average in the AL at .258.

Kansas City is 23-46 on the road and 57-87 overall. The Royals have a 42-13 record in games when they out-hit their opponents.

The teams meet Saturday for the sixth time this season. The Royals lead the season series 3-2.

TOP PERFORMERS: Xander Bogaerts has a .315 batting average to rank fourth on the Red Sox, and has 37 doubles and 14 home runs. Alex Verdugo is 12-for-40 with a home run and four RBI over the last 10 games.

Bobby Witt Jr. has 27 doubles, six triples and 20 home runs for the Royals. Salvador Perez is 12-for-36 with a double, two home runs and six RBI over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Red Sox: 4-6, .243 batting average, 3.00 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs

Royals: 2-8, .180 batting average, 4.29 ERA, outscored by 20 runs

INJURIES: Red Sox: Trevor Story: day-to-day (heel), Franchy Cordero: 60-Day IL (ankle), Kutter Crawford: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Tanner Houck: 60-Day IL (back), Nathan Eovaldi: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Eric Hosmer: 10-Day IL (back), Chris Sale: 60-Day IL (finger), Josh Taylor: 60-Day IL (back), James Paxton: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Royals: Josh Staumont: 15-Day IL (biceps), Taylor Clarke: 15-Day IL (oblique), Edward Olivares: 60-Day IL (quadricep), Angel Zerpa: 60-Day IL (knee), Jake Brentz: 60-Day IL (flexor), Adalberto Mondesi: 60-Day IL (knee), Tyler Zuber: 60-Day IL (shoulder)

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