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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 07/04/2021 Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 07/04/2021 – The Minnesota Twins will enter this game holding a 33-48 record on the season. The Twins are sitting at the bottom of the AL Central Division play with a weak overall record. Kansas City Royals are better than the Twins with their 35-47 record of the season. The Royals are trailing the Tigers and they look forward to building on their two-game winning streak. Kansas City has improved their performance, but they struggle to get past teams with a winning record. The latest mlb bets have predicted a winner based on the odds and lines of this exciting game.
Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 07/04/2021
The Minnesota Twins dropped their last two games against the Royals and they look forward to making up for their loss. The Twins gave up six runs and scored just three in return in their last game. Kenta Maeda will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 3-3 record on the season with an ERA of 5.56, 54 Ks, and 20 BBs in total. Nelson Cruz is the leader in batting with an average of .305, 48 home runs, and 45 RBIs in total.
Players to watch: J. Polanco SS (GP 74, AB 280, R 45, H 70, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 32, TB 116, BB 27, SO 48, SB 6, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.414, OPS 0.734, WAR 1.4), N. Cruz DH (GP 74, AB 252, R 37, H 77, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 45, TB 144, BB 29, SO 55, SB 1, AVG 0.306, OBP 0.381, SLG 0.571, OPS 0.952, WAR 2.1).
Kansas City Royals
The Royals did well to take out the Twins in their last two games. Kansas City is two-plus games behind the Tigers and they have a long way to get to the top. Whit Merrifield is the bright spot for the Royals with a batting clip of .289 and 93 hits in total. Salvador Perez is the home run leader with 20 and RBI leader with 49. Brand Keller will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 6-8 record on the season with an ERA of 6.67.
Players to watch: W. Merrifield RF (GP 82, AB 324, R 50, H 93, 2B 20, 3B 2, HR 8, RBI 45, TB 141, BB 25, SO 44, SB 23, AVG 0.287, OBP 0.338, SLG 0.435, OPS 0.773, WAR 1.9), S. Perez C (GP 82, AB 321, R 40, H 91, 2B 16, 3B 0, HR 20, RBI 50, TB 167, BB 8, SO 88, SB 0, AVG 0.283, OBP 0.31, SLG 0.52, OPS 0.831, WAR 2.5).
Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 7 games.
Kansas City Royals
Royals are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games.
Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks
The Minnesota Twins have been at their worst this season with their struggling pitching and batting unit. The top mlb bookmaker has predicted the Royals to continue their success and get past the Twins in this game.
Score Prediction: Royals 8, Twins 4.