The Detroit Tigers have a slim one-game lead in the AL Central standings as they send Kyle Lobstein to the mound on Saturday night in their game against the Minnesota Twins.
Lobstein is 1-1 with a 3.38 ERA on the season, and when he last faced the Twins back on August 23 he allowed three runs on four hits over 5 2-3 innings in a no-decision. Ricky Nolasco will pitch for the Twins on Saturday; Nolasco is 5-12 with a 5.47 ERA through his 26 starts for Minnesota on the season.
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Those going with the Detroit Tigers in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline favorites of -192 at TopBet for Saturday’s contest. The betting total was hovering near 8.5 at Bodog.
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Computer Prediction: Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 5.5-3.6 win for the Tigers. A 5.5-3.6 result in favor of the Tigers is the prediction by the Odds – VSB
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Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Detroit Tigers sport a record of 89-71 heading into this matchup, while the Minnesota Twins sit at 69-91 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Minnesota injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 10 (Detroit Tigers) and the No. 27 (Minnesota Twins) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
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How Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup
At the plate, Detroit owns the No. 1 ranking for hits at 9.65 per game. By contrast, the Minnesota Twins are rated No. 11 in the same category at 8.69 per game.
Detroit owns the No. 22 defense, allowing 4.69 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Minnesota’s No. 29-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Minnesota was a 11-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Tigers. They won as +189 underdogs, while the total score of 15 made winners of OVER bettors. The Twins grabbed a win last time out, defeating Rick Porcello and the Tigers 11-4 on Friday at Comerica Park.
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Minnesota’s last 13 games
Minnesota is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota’s last 9 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 7 games
Detroit is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit’s last 9 games when playing Minnesota
Next Betting Matchups
Minnesota at Detroit, Sunday, September 28th