Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins 09/11/2020 Predictions, Previews and Spread
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Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins 09/11/2020 – A new three-game series is all set to get underway as Cleveland Indians take the road to face-off against Minnesota Twins from Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Cleveland Indians were at the top of the AL Central not long ago but they now sit at the third spot with a 26-18 record. Minnesota Twins ensured to bounce back from their third position to the second and they hold a 27-18 record on the season. The Twins are one game behind Chicago White Sox in the top spot. Both teams have battled hard as they always remained at the top three spots. The best sportsbooks have all the picks and predictions of this interesting game as Cleveland looks forward to getting back their position.
Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins 09/11/2020
Cleveland Indians are coming off a terrible upset against the Royals as they won just a single game in the last four. The team is on a three-game losing streak as they surrendered a total of 22 runs in total. The Indians managed to win the first game of the series with a final score of 5-2. Last night, Cleveland struggled to make it past Kansas City when they scored just one run and surrendered 11 in return. Jose Ramirez continues to take the lead in home runs and RBIs with nine and 26. The leading batsman with a batting clip of .314 is Franmil Reyes while Francisco Lindor is the leader in hits with 48. Taking the mound as their starter against the Twins is Shane Bieber. The righty is holding an impressive 7-0 record on the season with an ERA of 1.25.
Players to watch: F. Lindor SS (GP 44 AB 175 R 23 H 48 2B 10 3B 0 HR 7 RBI 19 TB 79 BB 13 SO 34 SB 3 AVG 0.274 OBP 0.339 SLG 0.451 OPS 0.79 WAR 0), C. Hernandez 2B (GP 44 AB 175 R 22 H 45 2B 15 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 13 TB 66 BB 19 SO 44 SB 0 AVG 0.257 OBP 0.333 SLG 0.377 OPS 0.71 WAR 0).
Minnesota Twins battled their way back and secured their position after defeating the Tigers and splitting their last two games against the Cardinals. The Twins are a potential team with great talent at the plate. However, the three-game series against Cleveland and their next series against Chicago will determine their standings. The next week is the most important for Minnesota to make a stronghold. Last Tuesday, the Twins surrendered six runs to the Cardinals and scored four in return. Nelson Cruz continues to lead with hits, home runs and RBIs from the plate. The Twins are yet to announce their starting pitcher in this game.
Players to watch: J. Polanco SS (GP 42 AB 162 R 19 H 46 2B 6 3B 0 HR 4 RBI 18 TB 64 BB 8 SO 21 SB 2 AVG 0.284 OBP 0.32 SLG 0.395 OPS 0.715 WAR 0.1), E. Rosario RF (GP 43 AB 158 R 24 H 39 2B 6 3B 0 HR 9 RBI 30 TB 72 BB 14 SO 22 SB 2 AVG 0.247 OBP 0.308 SLG 0.456 OPS 0.764 WAR 0.5).
Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Minnesota’s last 18 games.
Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Betting Picks
The top sports betting websites are against the Twins to win this game since Cleveland has one of their best starters. Minnesota has a strong batting unit, but the Indians are more balanced in this game.
Score Prediction: Cleveland Indians 4, Minnesota Twins 1.