Twins vs. Royals Player Props | Jorge Polanco | Monday


By Claudio Fortuna | August 15, 2022 10:21 AM

The Kansas City Royals visit the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, taking the field at 7:40pm ET on Monday August 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 Jorge Polanco 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 three times and the Royals won twice. Their most recent matchup on May 29, 2022 ended 7-3 with the Minnesota Twins taking the win.

Jorge Polanco Season Stats

  • Games Played: 94 | Home Runs: 15 | RBI: 54 | Runs: 50 | Batting Average: .234 | OBP: .343 | SLG: .405 | OPS: .748.
  • Polanco’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.36 less than than his season average of 0.86.
  • Polanco’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.03 less than than his season average of 0.53.
  • Polanco’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.07 less than than his season average of 0.57.
  • Polanco’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Kansas City Royals is set at 0.5 which is 0.34 more than than his season average of 0.16.

Jorge Polanco Stats vs. Kansas City

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
30 1 4 4 .200 .342 .300 .642

Jorge Polanco Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jorge Polanco 94 15 54 50 .234 .343 .405 .748
Jose Miranda 76 11 47 29 .275 .319 .458 .777
Byron Buxton 86 28 51 59 .223 .303 .545 .848
Gary Sánchez 84 11 41 30 .218 .282 .395 .677
Luis Arraez 101 6 37 61 .333 .399 .441 .840
Carlos Correa 89 14 39 49 .271 .351 .440 .791

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 3-2 in their last five contests.

The Twins’ 58-55 record in 2022 puts them in 2nd place in the AL Central with a 27-20 division record and 8th place in the American League with a 53-43 league record.

The Kansas City Royals are 48-68, sitting in 4th place in the AL Central with a 22-23 division record and 13th place in the American League with a 43-58 league record.

Kansas City Royals Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 4.67 4
Team Batting Avg .247 13
HR 99 26
RBI 438 24
R 457 24
OBP .309 21
SLG .383 21
OPS .692 22

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