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Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins 09/30/2020 Analysis, Forecast and Tips

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Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins 09-30-2020 Analysis Forecast and Tips

Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins 09/30/2020 – Houston Astros and Minnesota Twins enter their second game of the Wild Card round from Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Astros were successful in their opening game against the Twins and they seem keen on creating damage to opponents this season. It came as a surprise when Minnesota dropped their opening game against the Astros despite having the baseball odds in their favor. This is all set to be an entertaining game as the Twins look forward to making a change against Houston.

Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins 09/30/2020

When: Wednesday, September 30, 1:08 PM ET
Where: Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota
TV: ESPN 2
Stream: SofaScore

Houston Astros

Houston Astros did well to get past Minnesota when they scored four runs from the plate and restricted the Twins to just one. They were productive at the top of the ninth inning when they smashed three runs to victory. The Astros will need to do better in this game if they want to get past the Twins. Houston is yet to announce their starting pitcher against the Twins. The Astros have key players like Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman who seem to be doing their best from the plate. The other dangerous player for Houston is George Springer.

Players to watch: M. Brantley DH (GP 1 AB 5 R 0 H 2 2B 1 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 2 TB 3 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.4 OBP 0.4 SLG 0.6 OPS 1 WAR 0), G. Springer CF (GP 1 AB 5 R 1 H 1 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 1 TB 1 BB 0 SO 0 SB 0 AVG 0.2 OBP 0.2 SLG 0.2 OPS 0.4 WAR 0).

Minnesota Twins

The Twins scored their first run against Houston last night but failed to do better in the upcoming innings. Minnesota made a few mistakes like dropping the ball at the second base. The Twins paid a big price during the top of the ninth and they are looking for a comeback this game. Minnesota will need to win both their games against Houston to make it to the next round. Jose Berrios is all set to take the mound against Houston. Berrios held a 5-4 record on the season with an ERA of 4.00.

Players to watch: E. Rosario LF (GP 1 AB 4 R 0 H 0 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 0 TB 0 BB 0 SO 0 SB 0 AVG 0 OBP 0 SLG 0 OPS 0 WAR 0), J. Polanco SS (GP 1 AB 4 R 0 H 1 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 0 TB 1 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.25 OBP 0.25 SLG 0.25 OPS 0.5 WAR 0).

Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins Betting Numbers

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Houston Astros

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Houston’s last 13 games.
Astros are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Houston is 13-7 SU in their last 20 games against Minnesota.
Houston is 5-15 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
Astros are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Minnesota.

Minnesota Twins

Minnesota is 11-4 SU in their last 15 games at home.
Twins are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Houston.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Minnesota’s last 16 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 9 games against an opponent in the American League West Division division.

Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins Betting Picks

Minnesota might have dropped their first game, but they were better than the Astros in the regular season. Back the Twins to win this game with the baseball betting websites in their support.

Score Prediction: Minnesota Twins 5, Houston Astros 3.