Kentucky vs Auburn - DraftKings Promo and Predictions 05/24/2022

May 24, 2022

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NCAA Baseball will feature the Kentucky Wildcats versus the Auburn Tigers on May 24, 2022. It is also the first matchup between the two college teams in the SEC Tournament opening.

On this game, we will bet with DraftKings first deposit bonus. This ongoing promo offer from DK will get players a cash bonus of up to $1,000 after making the first deposit in their account.

Before taking further action, let's take a look at the match preview.   

Why bet on Auburn Tigers?

✅ Auburn is having an excellent 22-9 record playing at home
✅ Sonny DiChiara leads the hitting staff, averaging .382 with 17 home runs
✅ The Tigers are -145 on Moneyline offered by DraftKings Sportsbook

Teams:Kentucky vs Auburn
When:Tuesday, May 24, 2022 | 9 PM ET
Venue:Hoover Metropolitan Stadium, Hoover, AL
Betting Pick:Auburn to win | Moneyline at -145

Bet on Kentucky vs Auburn with DraftKings

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Kentucky vs Auburn

The Auburn Tigers will host the Kentucky Wildcats to open the SEC Tournament, on Tuesday night. The game in Hoover Metropolitan Stadium, Alabama, will begin at 9 p.m.

Before playing in the SEC Tournament, the Tigers and the Wildcats already had intense meetings over the last weekend as the two have played a three-game series in Kentucky.

The series resulted in the Wildcats winning two of their three games. Game one on Friday was won 5-1 by the Wildcats. Auburn then bounced back by winning 6-3 in game two, before the series finale wrapped up for Kentucky with a 6-3 victory.

Auburn Tigers

Due to the last two defeats taken from Kentucky, Auburn will enter the SEC Tournament opener as a No. 5 seed.

However, the No. 5 seed is, in fact, Auburn's highest in the SEC Tournament since winning the SEC West in 2010.

In their tournament record, Auburn is 35-51 all-time. The number includes 14-14 in their first game, 4-7 under head coach Butch Thompson, and 4-0 against Kentucky.  

Offensively, the Tigers have Sonny Chiara who bats at .382 AVG, .561OBP, and .782 OPS. Meanwhile, they have Joseph Gonzales (2.74 ERA), and Trace Bright (73 strikeouts) on their pitching staff.

Kentucky Wildcats 

For the tournament, Kentucky is the No. 12 seed with their 30-24 overall record and 12-18 in the SEC. 

In their offensive aspect, Kentucky is hitting .276 with Oraj Anu leading with a .356 batting average. Chase Estep also has a prolific feat with 13 home runs, 48 RBI, and 16 stolen bases. 

Meanwhile, the Wildcats have turned in a 4.86 staff ERA on the mound. The team has struck out 548 batters in 469.0 innings.

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