Blue Jays vs. Royals Player Props | Lourdes Gurriel Jr. | Monday


By Claudio Fortuna | June 6, 2022 11:30 AM

The Toronto Blue Jays visit the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium, taking the field at 8:10pm ET on Monday June 6th. The Kansas City Royals are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Toronto Blue Jays player Lourdes Gurriel Jr. as the Blue Jays face the Kansas City Royals in Major League Baseball action.

The Royals and Blue Jays haven’t met since last season on August 1, 2021, where the Toronto Blue Jays won by a score of 5-1.

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Season Stats

  • Games Played: 49 | Home Runs: 2 | RBI: 20 | Runs: 16 | Batting Average: .247 | OBP: .312 | SLG: .347 | OPS: .659.
  • Gurriel Jr.’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 1.5 which is 0.36 less than than his season average of 0.86.
  • Gurriel Jr.’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.17 more than than his season average of 0.33.
  • Gurriel Jr.’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.09 more than than his season average of 0.41.
  • Gurriel Jr.’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.46 more than than his season average of 0.04.

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. 49 2 20 16 .247 .312 .347 .659
Bo Bichette 53 8 27 28 .252 .297 .423 .720
Teoscar Hernández 30 3 14 13 .221 .285 .372 .657
George Springer 49 11 30 32 .279 .348 .536 .884
Alejandro Kirk 46 5 16 21 .307 .389 .471 .860
Santiago Espinal 53 4 25 18 .279 .340 .430 .770
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. 52 12 29 24 .253 .342 .474 .816
Matt Chapman 52 7 21 26 .215 .307 .373 .680

The The Kansas City Royals are 1-4 in their last five games, while the Toronto Blue Jays are heading into this matchup with a record of 5-0 in their last five contests.

The Blue Jays’ 31-22 record in 2022 puts them in 2nd place in the AL East with a 9-10 division record and 3rd place in the American League with a 28-20 league record.

The Kansas City Royals are 17-35, sitting in 5th place in the AL Central with a 11-17 division record and 15th place in the American League with a 14-29 league record.

Kansas City Royals Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 5.12 4
Team Batting Avg .236 19
HR 38 28
RBI 184 26
R 195 26
OBP .299 22
SLG .360 26
OPS .659 25

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