Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/08/2021 Predictions, Previews and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/08/2021 – The Tigers will enter this game after their success against the Rangers. The Detroit Tigers are at the third spot behind the Cleveland Indians in the AL Central Division. The Tigers are ahead of the Royals and the Twins. Experts who are betting on mlb are slanting towards the Tigers in the past few games. As for the Twins, they are experiencing a terrible struggle at the bottom of the AL Central Division. The Twins have dropped their last two games on the season after an unsuccessful series against the White Sox.
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/08/2021
The Detroit Tigers have won a total of 40 games this season after dropping 47 in return. The Tigers are now in pace with the Indians while the Royals and Twins seem far behind. Last night, Detroit smashed five runs to victory after giving up three to the Rangers. Taruj Skubal will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Skubal is holding a 1-2 record on the season with 10 Ks and an ERA of 4.35. Skubal has pitched 82 plus innings and has given up 78 hits, 42 runs, and 17 home runs in total.
Players to watch: TJ. Schoop 2B (GP 84, AB 322, R 43, H 88, 2B 13, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 50, TB 151, BB 21, SO 74, SB 1, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.469, OPS 0.788, WAR 1.5), R. Grossman LF (GP 83, AB 299, R 43, H 68, 2B 12, 3B 2, HR 11, RBI 40, TB 117, BB 58, SO 86, SB 10, AVG 0.227, OBP 0.355, SLG 0.391, OPS 0.746, WAR 1.4).
The Twins are no longer a favorite team to make it to the playoffs. Minnesota is way behind their opponents with a 35-50 record on the season. The Twins are trailing the Royals by one game. Last night, Minnesota gave up six runs to the White Sox and scored just one in return. JA Happ will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Happ is holding an ERA of 6.09 with 59 Ks in total. Happ has surrendered 89 hits and 53 runs in a span of 75 plus innings.
Players to watch: J. Polanco SS (GP 78, AB 298, R 46, H 74, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 10, RBI 34, TB 124, BB 27, SO 53, SB 6, AVG 0.248, OBP 0.314, SLG 0.416, OPS 0.73, WAR 1.3), N. Cruz DH (GP 77, AB 260, R 37, H 79, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 45, TB 146, BB 29, SO 56, SB 1, AVG 0.304, OBP 0.377, SLG 0.562, OPS 0.939, WAR 2.2).
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 games.
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Betting Picks
The Detroit Tigers have the sportsbook is on their side and they are all set to take out the Twins. Back the Tigers to win this game and cover the spread with their improved batting and pitching unit.
Score Prediction: Tigers 5, Twins 4.