Orioles vs. Royals Player Props | Austin Hays | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | June 9, 2022 1:29 PM

The Baltimore Orioles visit the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium, taking the field at 8:10pm ET on Thursday June 9th. The Baltimore Orioles are -run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9.5 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 Baltimore Orioles player Austin Hays as the Orioles face the Kansas City Royals in Major League Baseball action.

The Royals and Orioles have met three times this season, with the Royals winning once and the Orioles winning twice. Their most recent matchup on May 9, 2022 ended 6-1 with the Baltimore Orioles taking the win.

Austin Hays Season Stats

  • Games Played: 52 | Home Runs: 7 | RBI: 30 | Runs: 27 | Batting Average: .292 | OBP: .359 | SLG: .467 | OPS: .826.
  • Hays’ Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 1.5 which is 0.60 less than than his season average of 1.10.
  • Hays’ Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.02 less than than his season average of 0.52.
  • Hays’ RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.08 less than than his season average of 0.58.
  • Hays’ Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.37 more than than his season average of 0.13.

Austin Hays Stats vs. Kansas City

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
10 0 0 4 .700 .769 .900 1.669

Austin Hays Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Austin Hays 52 7 30 27 .292 .359 .467 .826
Anthony Santander 56 9 30 26 .231 .338 .397 .735
Ryan Mountcastle 45 8 25 20 .257 .302 .429 .731
Jorge Mateo 51 4 15 15 .210 .240 .352 .592
Ramón Urías 48 6 18 22 .225 .273 .387 .660

The The Kansas City Royals are 2-3 in their last five games, while the Baltimore Orioles are heading into this matchup with a record of 3-2 in their last five contests.

The Orioles’ 24-33 record in 2022 puts them in 5th place in the AL East with a 11-16 division record and 12th place in the American League with a 20-30 league record.

The Kansas City Royals are 18-37, sitting in 5th place in the AL Central with a 11-17 division record and 15th place in the American League with a 15-31 league record.

Kansas City Royals Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 5.17 3
Team Batting Avg .235 21
HR 38 28
RBI 192 26
R 203 26
OBP .300 22
SLG .357 28
OPS .657 26

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