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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 08/09/2020 MLB Tips, Forecast and Baseball Analysis

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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 08-09-2020 MLB Tips Forecast and Baseball Analysis

Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 08/09/2020 – It came as a surprise when the Twins dropped their last game to Kansas and declined to a 10-5 record on the season in the AL Central division. Minnesota holds the same record as the Yankees and they look forward to rebounding in this game. Kansas City Royals progressed to 6-10 on the season, but they are still at the bottom of their division. The Royals are four games behind the .500 mark. Both teams will try to secure their series victory as they battle in the final game of a three-game series from Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City Missouri. The money line mlb betting options are available for this interesting game.

Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 08/09/2020

When: Sunday, August 9, 2:05 PM ET
Where: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
TV: FSNO
Stream: SofaScore

Minnesota Twins

Minnesota Twins looked helpless in their last game against the Royals after surrendering a whopping nine runs. From the plate, the Twins were restricted to just six. Minnesota has some of the top hitters such as Nelson Cruz. The talented batsman is holding a record of 15 RBIs and three homers this season. Jose Berrios will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Berrios is 1-1 on the season with an ERA of 4.80. Minnesota will turn to their bats and ensure they do not repeat the same mistake as their last game.

Players to watch: N. Cruz DH (GP15, AB57, R11, H20, 2B3, 3B0, HR4, RBI16, TB35, BB3, SO16, SB0, AVG0.351, OBP0.393, SLG0.614, OPS1.007, WAR0), J. Polanco SS (GP15, AB56, R7, H17, 2B1, 3B0, HR1, RBI5, TB21, BB3, SO6, SB1, AVG0.304, OBP0.339, SLG0.375, OPS0.714, WAR0).

Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals bring out their potential under certain circumstances. The Royals were unbeatable yesterday when their hitting unit went all out to defeat the Twins. The leading batsman for Kansas is Whit Merrifield with a batting clip of .283. Merrifield has 11 RBIs and four homers for his team. The Royals need a little focus on their pitching unit, especially against some of the big teams. Kansas City has a lot to do, but it’s not too late to get back on track. Brady Singer will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game.

Players to watch: S. Perez C (GP16, AB67, R7, H21, 2B5, 3B0, HR3, RBI8, TB35, BB1, SO12, SB0, AVG0.313, OBP0.324, SLG0.522, OPS0.846, WAR0), W. Merrifield 2B (GP16, AB64, R13, H18, 2B3, 3B0, HR4, RBI11, TB33, BB2, SO10, SB2, AVG0.281, OBP0.343, SLG0.516, OPS0.858, WAR0).

Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals Betting Numbers

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Minnesota Twins

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Minnesota’s last 12 games.
Minnesota is 9-4 SU in their last 13 games.
Minnesota is 10-5 SU in their last 15 games against Kansas City.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota’s last 9 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 7 games when playing on the road against Kansas City.

Kansas City Royals

Kansas City is 4-8 SU in their last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City’s last 5 games against Minnesota.
Kansas City is 5-11 SU in their last 16 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City’s last 7 games when playing at home against Minnesota.
Kansas City is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games this season.

Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks

The mlb betting picks have always been on the side of the Twins and they continue to remain the same despite their loss. Back the Twins to win this three-game series with a 2-1 record.

Score Prediction: Minnesota Twins 4, Kansas City Royals 1.