Table of Contents

    MJ Melendez and the Kansas City Royals will take on Triston McKenzie and the Cleveland Guardians on Monday at 8:10 PM.

    It’s time to get your parents, spouse, coworkers, third cousin and mailman together again. MLB pools are back! Hit your own home run with RunYourPool today.
    Start here >

    Game Info, Melendez Props for Royals vs Guardians

    • Game Day: Monday, September 5, 2022
    • Game Time: 8:10 PM ET
    • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
    • Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
    Hits Home Runs RBI
    Over/Under 0.5 0.5 0.5
    Over Odds -160 +500 +215

    Melendez in 2022

    • Melendez is hitting .225 with 16 doubles, two triples, 15 home runs and 52 walks.
    • Melendez’s home runs rank 81st in MLB and he ranks 107th in RBI in MLB.
    • In 58 of 101 games this year (57.4%) Melendez has recorded a hit, and 21 of those contests (20.8%) he posted two or more knocks.
    • Out of the 101 games Melendez has appeared in this season, he’s gone yard in 14 contests (13.9%), homering in 3.6% of his trips to the dish.

    Last Five Games

    Opponent Date H/AB R HR RBI K BB SB
    Tigers September 4 1-for-4 1 0 1 1 1 0
    Tigers September 3 2-for-4 2 1 2 0 1 1
    Tigers September 2 1-for-4 0 0 0 0 0 0
    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

    Guardians Pitching in 2022

    • McKenzie goes for his 10th victory when he makes the start for the Guardians, his 25th of the season. He is 9-11 with a 3.18 ERA and 149 strikeouts in 152 2/3 innings pitched.
    • Among pitchers who qualify in MLB play this season, the 25-year-old ranks 21st in ERA (3.18), fifth in WHIP (.969), and 21st in K/9 (8.8).
    • The 8.6 strikeouts per nine innings put together by the Guardians pitching staff ranks 14th in MLB.
    • Guardians pitchers combine to rank 18th in baseball in home runs surrendered (142 total, 1.1 per game).
    Previous

    Javier Báez Props, Betting Odds and Stats vs. the Angels - September 5, 2022

    Next

    Salvador Pérez Props, Betting Odds and Stats vs. the Guardians - September 5, 2022

    About Author

    Matt K

    Matt is the Social Media Manager at RYP and currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts. He has experience managing social media accounts with agencies, small brands, and large companies. He’s a diehard New England sports fanatic, and if he’s not watching the Celtics, he can be found roaming around Boston discovering all that the city has to offer.

    Run a Home Run Pool for the 2024 Baseball Season

    MLB Pick'em

    Featured

    MLB Baseball Pools

    MLB Pick'em

    Featured

    Baseball Squares Pool (MLB Postseason Only)

    MLB Pick'em

    Featured

    Baseball Survivor Pool

    MLB Pick'em

    Featured

    NFL Football Confidence Pools for 2024

    NFL Pick'em

    Featured

    Academy Awards (Oscars) Pools

    Oscars Pick'em

    Featured

    Check Also