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    MJ Melendez and the Kansas City Royals will take on Eduardo Rodriguez and the Detroit Tigers on Thursday at 1:10 PM.

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    Game Info, Melendez Props for Royals vs Tigers

    • Game Day: Thursday, September 29, 2022
    • Game Time: 1:10 PM ET
    • Location: Detroit, Michigan
    • Stadium: Comerica Park
    Hits Home Runs RBI
    Over/Under 0.5 0.5 0.5
    Over Odds -165 +750 +255

    Melendez in 2022

    • Melendez has 18 doubles, three triples, 18 home runs and 64 walks while hitting .218.
    • Melendez’s home runs rank 75th in MLB and he ranks 94th in RBI in MLB.
    • Melendez has a hit in 56.2% of his games this year (68 of 121), with at least two hits in 24 of those games (19.8%).
    • Melendez has gone yard in 14.0% of his games in 2022 (17 of 121), 3.6% of his trips to the dish.

    Last Five Games

    Opponent Date H/AB R HR RBI K BB SB
    Tigers September 28 1-for-3 1 1 1 1 2 0
    Tigers September 27 0-for-4 0 0 0 1 1 0
    Mariners September 25 0-for-3 1 0 1 2 2 0
    Mariners September 24 0-for-5 0 0 0 1 0 0
    Mariners September 23 2-for-4 1 0 1 1 0 0

    Tigers Pitching in 2022

    • Rodriguez (4-5 with a 4.37 ERA and 62 strikeouts in 78 1/3 innings pitched) makes the start for the Tigers, his 16th of the season.
    • The 29-year-old has a 4.37 ERA and 7.1 strikeouts per nine innings across 15 games this season, while allowing a batting average of .249 to opposing hitters.
    • The 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings put together by the Tigers pitching staff ranks 26th in the league.
    • The Tigers allow the ninth-fewest home runs in baseball (158 total, one per game).
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