Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/10/2021 – The Detroit Tigers will look forward to breaking their two-game losing streak as they continue their series against the Minnesota Twins. The Tigers will remain on the road as they square off from Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tigers are still sitting at the third spot in AL Central Division play. As for Minnesota, they remain at the fourth position. The top online sportsbook predictions have been in favor of the Tigers in the past few games. However, the Twins rebounded well and they seem to be keen on securing the third spot.
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/10/2021
|When:||Saturday, July 10, 2:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota|
The Detroit Tigers are still at the third spot despite their last few unsuccessful games. The Tigers are holding a 40-49 record on the season. Detroit is still a four-plus game behind the Indians at the second spot. The Tigers have Matt Manning on the mound who gave up two hits, two earned runs, and three walks in a span of five innings. Last night, they gave up four runs to the Twins and scored just two in return. Detroit is yet to announce their starting pitcher for their third installment against the Twins.
Players to watch: J. Schoop 2B (GP 85, AB 326, R 45, H 90, 2B 13, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 50, TB 153, BB 21, SO 74, SB 1, AVG 0.276, OBP 0.321, SLG 0.469, OPS 0.79, 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 1.5).
Moving onto the Twins, they are trying to get back in the race with a 37-50 record on the season. Minnesota was successful in their series opener against Detroit with a 5-3 record. The Twins will need to focus on their overall performance in order to reach the top. Kenta Maeda was impressive on the mound in their last game with just two hits and two walks in a span of five innings. Bailey Ober will get the ball against the Tigers on Saturday. Over is holding a 1-1 record on the season with an ERA of 4.85 and 33 strikeouts in total.
Players to watch: J. Polanco SS (GP 79, AB 301, R 47, H 75, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 10, RBI 35, TB 125, BB 27, SO 53, SB 6, AVG 0.249, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.415, OPS 0.729, WAR 1.4), N. Cruz DH (GP 78, AB 264, R 37, H 79, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 45, TB 146, BB 29, SO 57, SB 1, AVG 0.299, OBP 0.372, SLG 0.553, OPS 0.925, WAR 2.1).
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Betting Numbers
Detroit is 2-8 SU in their last 10 games against Minnesota.
Tigers are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit’s last 9 games against an opponent in the American League Central Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit’s last 9 games played in July.
Tigers are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games played on a Saturday when playing on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 7 games.
Twins are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 6 games against Detroit.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 games at home.
Twins are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit.
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Betting Picks
The MLB betting odds are back in favor of the Tigers to win this game and cover. Minnesota has not been consistent with their victory and the odds are not in their favor. Back the Tigers to rebound with their decent batting unit.
Score Prediction: Tigers 4, Twins 1.