Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/11/2021 Analysis, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/11/2021 – The All-Star Break has finally arrived and it’s time for the struggling teams to step up in the second half of the season according to the top online sportsbook. The Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins will continue their battle from Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Detroit Tigers are 10 games behind the .500 mark with a 40-50 record on the season. The Twins are one step behind at the fourth spot in the AL Central Division. Minnesota holds the same record as the Marlins (38-50). The Twins are 12 games behind the .500 mark and they must strike back if they want to make it to the playoffs.
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins 07/11/2021
The Detroit Tigers are trying to make up for their loss and stay ahead of the Twins. The Tigers smashed four runs in their last game and gave up nine to the Twins. Detroit will turn in Wily Peralta to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-1 record on the season with an ERA of 2.14. Peralta will make his fifth appearance of the season. Detroit will need more power from the plate to get past the Twins who seem to be keen on extending their victory.
Players to watch: J. Schoop 2B (GP 87, AB 334, R 45, H 92, 2B 14, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 50, TB 156, BB 21, SO 77, SB 1, AVG 0.275, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.787, WAR 1.5), R. Grossman LF (GP 85, AB 306, R 44, H 70, 2B 12, 3B 2, HR 12, RBI 42, TB 122, BB 59, SO 88, SB 11, AVG 0.229, OBP 0.356, SLG 0.399, OPS 0.754, WAR 1.7).
The Minnesota Twins will do their best to make up for their loss as they continue to take on the Tigers with their winning streak. The Twins are making use of this opportunity against a struggling Tigers squad. Jose Berrios will take the nod as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 7-3 record on the season with an ERA of 3.36. Berrios has been decent for Minnesota by securing some important victories. However, they will still need support from the plate.
Players to watch: J. Polanco SS (GP 81, AB 307, R 48, H 76, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 11, RBI 38, TB 129, BB 28, SO 53, SB 6, AVG 0.248, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.42, OPS 0.735, WAR 1.6), N. Cruz DH (GP 80, AB 270, R 38, H 82, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 46, TB 149, BB 30, SO 57, SB 2, AVG 0.304, OBP 0.375, SLG 0.552, OPS 0.927, WAR 2).
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Detroit’s last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 games.
Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Betting Picks
Detroit is back to their losing streak and the mlb betting odds favor the Twins to win and cover. Berrios on the mound seems a perfect fit for Minnesota. Back the Twins to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Twins 5, Tigers 4.