Tigers vs. Guardians Player Props | Spencer Torkelson | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 14, 2022 1:40 PM

The Detroit Tigers visit the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Thursday July 14th. The Detroit Tigers are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 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 Detroit Tigers player Spencer Torkelson as the Tigers face the Cleveland Guardians in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Guardians and Tigers, the Guardians won none and the Tigers won five times. Their most recent matchup on July 6, 2022 ended 8-2 with the Detroit Tigers taking the win.

Spencer Torkelson Season Stats

  • Games Played: 81 | Home Runs: 5 | RBI: 21 | Runs: 25 | Batting Average: .202 | OBP: .288 | SLG: .302 | OPS: .590.
  • Torkelson’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Cleveland Guardians is set at 0.5 which is 0.14 less than than his season average of 0.64.
  • Torkelson’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Cleveland Guardians is set at 0.5 which is 0.19 more than than his season average of 0.31.
  • Torkelson’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Cleveland Guardians is set at 0.5 which is 0.24 more than than his season average of 0.26.
  • Torkelson’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Cleveland Guardians is set at 0.5 which is 0.44 more than than his season average of 0.06.

Spencer Torkelson Stats vs. Cleveland

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
22 0 2 2 .136 .231 .182 .413

Spencer Torkelson Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Spencer Torkelson 81 5 21 25 .202 .288 .302 .590
Jonathan Schoop 85 6 23 30 .216 .251 .323 .574
Jeimer Candelario 69 6 23 26 .193 .262 .315 .577
Riley Greene 24 1 8 15 .255 .358 .340 .698
Victor Reyes 34 1 11 9 .296 .319 .389 .708

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

The Tigers’ 37-52 record in 2022 puts them in 4th place in the AL Central with a 19-21 division record and 13th place in the American League with a 29-45 league record.

The Cleveland Guardians are 43-44, sitting in 2nd place in the AL Central with a 20-19 division record and 9th place in the American League with a 35-37 league record.

Cleveland Guardians Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 3.98 13
Team Batting Avg .246 11
HR 66 29
RBI 351 19
R 371 20
OBP .310 18
SLG .378 23
OPS .688 22

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