Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers 07/17/2021 Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers 07/17/2021 – The Twins will remain on the road in this game as they continue their series against the Detroit Tigers from Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. Minnesota is stuck at the fourth spot in the AL Central Division play and they continue to trail the Tigers. As for Detroit, they are sitting at the third spot and are just one game ahead of the Twins. Both teams are way behind the Indians and the White Sox. The online betting predictions have all the odds and line intact as these teams enter their fifth straight game.
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers 07/17/2021
The Minnesota Twins smashed a dozen runs in their last game and gave up nine to Detroit. The Twins will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak. Minnesota has Nelson Cruz as their leader in batting with an average of .304. Cruz is the bright spot for the Twins and the leader in home runs and RBIs. Overall, they have smashed a total of 129 home runs in 89 games. Bailey Ober will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding an ERA of 5.45 with a 1-1 record on the season.
Players to watch: J. Polanco SS (GP 82, AB 313, R 49, H 79, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 12, RBI 43, TB 135, BB 28, SO 53, SB 7, AVG 0.252, OBP 0.318, SLG 0.431, OPS 0.749, WAR 1.9), N. Cruz DH (GP 78, AB 273, R 41, H 83, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 46, TB 150, BB 33, SO 57, SB 2, AVG 0.304, OBP 0.381, SLG 0.549, OPS 0.93, WAR 2.2).
The Detroit Tigers will need to rebound from their losing streak if they want to retain their position. The Tigers will enter this game holding a 40-51 record. Detroit is now 11 games behind the .500 mark. Jonathan Schoop is the leader in batting with an average of .277. Schoop is the home run leader with 16 and the RBI leader with 52. Wily Peralta will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-1 record on the season with an ERA of 2.08 and 16 Ks in total.
Players to watch: J. Schoop 2B (GP 87, AB 339, R 45, H 94, 2B 14, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 52, TB 158, BB 21, SO 79, SB 1, AVG 0.277, OBP 0.321, SLG 0.466, OPS 0.787, WAR 1.5), R. Grossman LF (GP 86, AB 310, R 44, H 70, 2B 12, 3B 2, HR 12, RBI 42, TB 122, BB 60, SO 89, SB 11, AVG 0.226, OBP 0.354, SLG 0.394, OPS 0.747, WAR 1.5).
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota’s last 7 games.
Detroit is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Picks
The MLB betting lines are in favor of the Twins to continue their success and defeat the Tigers. Minnesota has improved their performance and they have one chance to get back to the third spot. Back for the Twins to take out the Tigers with ease.
Score Prediction: Twins 8, Tigers 3.