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    Alex Verdugo will take the field for the Boston Red Sox against Zack Greinke and the Kansas City Royals on Friday. First pitch is at 8:10 PM.

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    Game Info, Verdugo Props for Red Sox vs Royals

    • Game Day: Friday, August 5, 2022
    • Game Time: 8:10 PM ET
    • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
    • Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
    Hits Home Runs RBI
    Over/Under 1.5 0.5 0.5
    Over Odds +175 +900 +195

    Verdugo in 2022

    • Verdugo has 22 doubles, six home runs and 22 walks while hitting .264.
    • In MLB, Verdugo ranks 197th in homers and 47th in RBI.
    • Verdugo has a hit in 68.0% of his 100 games this year, with more than one hit in 28.0% of those games (28).
    • In 6.0% of his games this season, Verdugo has hit a home run (six of 100). During the 2022 campaign, he’s gone deep in 1.4% of his trips to the dish.

    Last Five Games

    Opponent Date H/AB R HR RBI K BB SB
    Royals August 4 0-for-1 0 0 0 1 0 0
    Astros August 3 0-for-3 0 0 0 1 0 0
    Astros August 2 0-for-4 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Astros August 1 1-for-4 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Brewers July 31 1-for-4 0 0 1 2 0 0

    Royals Pitching in 2022

    • Greinke (3-6) takes the mound for the Royals in his 18th start of the season. He’s put together a 4.41 ERA in 87 2/3 innings pitched, with 50 strikeouts.
    • The 38-year-old has an ERA of 4.41, with 5.1 strikeouts per nine innings, in 17 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .276 batting average against him.
    • The pitching staff for the Royals has a collective 7.5 K/9, the fourth-worst in MLB.
    • Royals pitchers combine to surrender 113 total home runs at a rate of 1.1 per game (to rank 14th in baseball).

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