Twins vs. Royals Player Props | Gilberto Celestino | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | September 15, 2022 12:38 PM

The Kansas City Royals visit the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, taking the field at 7:40pm ET on Thursday September 15th. The Kansas City Royals 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 Minnesota Twins player Gilberto Celestino as the Twins face the Kansas City Royals in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Twins and Royals, the Twins won five times and the Royals won none. Their most recent matchup on September 14, 2022 ended 4-0 with the Minnesota Twins taking the win.

Gilberto Celestino Season Stats

  • Games Played: 103 | Home Runs: 2 | RBI: 19 | Runs: 26 | Batting Average: .245 | OBP: .314 | SLG: .311 | OPS: .625.
  • Celestino’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.11 less than than his season average of 0.61.
  • Celestino’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.25 more than than his season average of 0.25.
  • Celestino’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.32 more than than his season average of 0.18.
  • Celestino’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.48 more than than his season average of 0.02.

Gilberto Celestino Stats vs. Kansas City

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
25 1 2 6 .360 .500 .480 .980

Gilberto Celestino Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Gilberto Celestino 103 2 19 26 .245 .314 .311 .625
Jose Miranda 104 15 63 38 .277 .336 .455 .791
Kyle Garlick 65 9 18 23 .238 .289 .442 .731
Carlos Correa 117 20 57 62 .282 .358 .465 .823

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

The Twins’ 71-70 record in 2022 puts them in 3rd place in the AL Central with a 33-25 division record and 9th place in the American League with a 63-58 league record.

The Kansas City Royals are 57-86, sitting in 4th place in the AL Central with a 28-35 division record and 13th place in the American League with a 50-73 league record.

Kansas City Royals Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 4.72 4
Team Batting Avg .241 16
HR 120 28
RBI 534 24
R 556 24
OBP .305 24
SLG .375 26
OPS .680 25

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