Guardians vs. Athletics Player Props | Konnor Pilkington | Thursday

By Claudio Fortuna | June 9, 2022 1:04 PM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Thursday June 9th. The Oakland Athletics are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 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 Cleveland Guardians player Konnor Pilkington as the Guardians face the Oakland Athletics in Major League Baseball action.

The Guardians and Athletics have met three times this season, with the Guardians winning three times and the Athletics winning none. Their most recent matchup on May 1, 2022 ended 7-3 with the Cleveland Guardians taking the win.

Konnor Pilkington Season Stats

  • Games Played: 6 | Wins: 1 | ERA: 2.65 | Strikeouts: 23 | Walks: 10 | Hits Allowed: 17 | HR Allowed: 0.
  • Pilkington’s Hits Allowed line for tonight’s matchup vs. Oakland Athletics is set at 4.5 which is 1.67 more than than his season average of 2.83.
  • Pilkington’s Strikeouts line for tonight’s matchup vs. Oakland Athletics is set at 5.5 which is 5.50 more than than his season average of 0.00.

Konnor Pilkington Notable Teammates

Owen Miller 46 4 26 29 .262 .324 .421 .745
Andrés Giménez 45 7 30 20 .310 .340 .545 .885
Austin Hedges 37 4 12 10 .165 .226 .278 .504
Steven Kwan 42 1 15 21 .257 .355 .357 .712
Myles Straw 52 0 7 38 .228 .329 .285 .614
José Ramírez 52 14 54 34 .285 .388 .611 .999

The The Oakland Athletics are 2-3 in their last five games, while the Cleveland Guardians are heading into this matchup with a record of 4-1 in their last five contests.

The Guardians’ 26-26 record in 2022 puts them in 2nd place in the AL Central with a 12-8 division record and 7th place in the American League with a 23-20 league record.

The Oakland Athletics are 20-38, sitting in 5th place in the AL West with a 6-14 division record and 14th place in the American League with a 18-33 league record.

Oakland Athletics Stat Rankings

Team ERA 4.30 8
Team Batting Avg .210 30
HR 34 29
RBI 171 29
R 187 29
OBP .274 30
SLG .320 30
OPS .594 30

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