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    MJ Melendez will hit the field for the Kansas City Royals against Drew Hutchison and the Detroit Tigers on Friday. First pitch is at 7:10 PM.

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    Game Info, Melendez Props for Royals vs Tigers

    • Game Day: Friday, September 2, 2022
    • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
    • Location: Detroit, Michigan
    • Stadium: Comerica Park
    Hits Home Runs RBI
    Over/Under 0.5 0.5 0.5
    Over Odds -205 +450 +175

    Melendez in 2022

    • Melendez is hitting .221 with 15 doubles, two triples, 14 home runs and 50 walks.
    • Melendez ranks 91st in home runs and 116th in RBI among all hitters in MLB.
    • Melendez has reached base with a hit 55 times this year in 98 games played (56.1%), including multiple hits on 20 occasions (20.4%).
    • Melendez has homered in 13 of 98 games in 2022 (13.3%), which is 3.5% of his trips to the dish.

    Last Five Games

    Opponent Date H/AB R HR RBI K BB SB
    White Sox September 1 1-for-5 0 0 1 2 0 0
    White Sox August 31 0-for-4 0 0 0 1 0 0
    Padres August 27 0-for-4 0 0 0 3 1 0
    Padres August 26 1-for-3 0 0 1 0 1 0
    Diamondbacks August 24 1-for-4 1 0 1 2 0 0

    Tigers Pitching in 2022

    • Hutchison (2-7 with a 4.01 ERA and 48 strikeouts in 76 1/3 innings pitched) makes the start for the Tigers, his 13th of the season.
    • The 32-year-old has an ERA of 4.01, with 5.7 strikeouts per nine innings, in 22 games this season. Opponents have a .260 batting average against him.
    • The Tigers pitching staff is 28th in the league with a collective 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings.
    • The Tigers give up the seventh-fewest home runs in baseball (128 total, one per game).
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