Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox 08/24/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox 08/24/2021 – A new three-game series is all set to get underway as Minnesota Twins travel to Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The Twins are at the bottom of the AL Central Division behind the Royals by two games. As for Boston, they will enter this game sitting at the third spot in the AL East Division play. The best betting websites usa have predicted the Red Sox to win this game and cover the spread with ease. The Minnesota Twins are too weak with their batting and pitching unit and the odds to win are not in their favor.
Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox 08/24/2021
Minnesota was no match for the Yankees after dropping all their games in their last series. The Twins have won a total of 54 games while dropping 70 in return. Last Saturday, they gave up runs to the Yankees and scored just one in return. Minnesota will deliver Griffin Jax to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 3-1 record on the season with an ERA of 5.11, and 35 Ks in total. Minnesota will not be able to make it to the playoffs if they fail to win their remaining games on the season.
Players to watch: Jorge Polanco SS (GP 116, AB 447, R 73, H 122, 2B 25, 3B 2, HR 22, RBI 71, TB 217, BB 38, SO 83, SB 10, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.485, OPS 0.819, WAR 4.2), Andrelton Simmons SS (GP 104, AB 340, R 34, H 74, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 26, TB 94, BB 28, SO 52, SB 1, AVG 0.218, OBP 0.281, SLG 0.276, OPS 0.558, WAR 1).
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox have lost it all, but the chance to make it to the playoffs is very much alive. The Red Sox won a total of 71 games and dropped 55 in return. Boston struggled to get past the Rangers in the second game of their last series by giving up 10 and scoring just one in return. Last night, they went deep from the plate and settled with a final score of 8-4. The Red Sox are yet to reveal their starting pitcher for this game against the Twins.
Players to watch: Rafael Devers 3B (GP 120, AB 448, R 77, H 124, 2B 33, 3B 1, HR 29, RBI 90, TB 246, BB 48, SO 108, SB 3, AVG 0.277, OBP 0.35, SLG 0.549, OPS 0.9, WAR 3.6), J.D. Martinez LF (GP 117, AB 448, R 77, H 129, 2B 33, 3B 3, HR 23, RBI 79, TB 237, BB 45, SO 116, SB 0, AVG 0.288, OBP 0.353, SLG 0.529, OPS 0.882, WAR 3).
Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox Betting Numbers
Minnesota are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Boston Red Sox
Boston are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox Betting Picks
Boston might have dropped from the top to the third in the AL East, but they are way stronger than Minnesota. The betting mlb lines are intact for Boston to win this series opener and take out the Twins with a decent score.
Score Prediction: Red Sox 5, Twins 2.