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The Minnesota Twins, Max Kepler included, will take on Andre Jackson and the Pittsburgh Pirates at 8:10 PM ET on Friday at Target Field.
Game Info and Max Kepler Props
- Day: Friday, August 18, 2023
- Time: 8:10 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSN
- Hits Prop: Over/under 1 hit (Over odds: -285)
- Home Runs Prop: Over/under 1 home run (Over odds: +380)
- Total Bases Prop: Over/under 2 total bases (Over odds: -103)
Max Kepler Stats
- Kepler’s 20 home runs are most among Minnesota batters. He’s driven in 47 runs this season while slugging .471.
- He has picked up a hit in 50 of 91 games this year, including multiple hits in 21 contests.
- He has left the park in 22.0% of his games in 2023, and 5.8% of his trips to the dish.
- In 33 tilts this year (36.3%), Kepler has notched an RBI, and in 10 of those games (11.0%) he had more than one. He has also driven home three or more of his team’s runs in three contests.
Pirates Pitching Stats and Rankings
- The Pirates pitching staff is 15th in the majors with a K/9 of 8.7.
- The Pirates have the 24th-ranked team ERA in baseball at 4.60.
- Pirates hurlers have combined to rank 11th in baseball in home runs given up (137 total, 1.1 per game).
- Jackson will get the start for the Pirates, his second of the season.
Kepler’s recent games
- vs. Tigers on August 16: 1-for-4, 2 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 2 K, 1 BB
- vs. Tigers on August 15: 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 BB
- at Phillies on August 13: 0-for-1
- at Phillies on August 12: 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI, 2 K
- at Phillies on August 11: 1-for-2, 1 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 1 BB
- at Tigers on August 10: 0-for-4
- at Tigers on August 9: 1-for-5, 1 RBI, 1 K
- at Tigers on August 7: 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI, 1 K
- vs. Diamondbacks on August 6: 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 2 K
- vs. Diamondbacks on August 5: 3-for-4, 2 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 1 K
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