Moneyline Favors Boston Red Sox in MLB Battle with Minnesota Twins
The Minnesota Twins will look to improve on a 18-19 record when they take on the Boston Red Sox, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Wednesday.
The match puts starter Felix Doubront for the Boston Red Sox on the hill facing Kevin Correia for the Minnesota Twins. Doubront brings a 1-3 mark to the game, while Correia is 1-4 to date on the season.
Boston Red Sox vs Minnesota Twins Opening Odds and Betting Line
Those going with the Minnesota Twins in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline underdogs of 122 at TopBet for Wednesday's contest. The betting total was hovering near 8 at BookMaker.
Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs Minnesota Twins Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.6-4.4 result in favor of the Twins. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Minnesota Twins sport a record of 18-19 heading into this matchup, while the Boston Red Sox sit at 19-19 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Boston injuries news.
The Minnesota Twins sit at No. 19 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Boston Red Sox sit at No. 6 on the same chart.
How Boston Red Sox vs Minnesota Twins Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Minnesota Twins No. 7-ranked scoring average of 4.76 runs per game, against a Boston Red Sox offense rated No. 12 and scoring 4.21 runs per game. The Twins have averaged 8.57 hits per game to date this season, more than the Red Sox hitters have managed (8.32 per nine innings).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Minnesota has the No. 28-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Red Sox own the No. 18 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Boston, they were an 8-6 loser as they battled the Twins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Twins at +124 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Boston didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 8-6 to Minnesota on Tuesday at Target Field.
Boston Red Sox vs Minnesota Twins Betting Odds Trends
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 9 games
Boston is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Boston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Minnesota's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games at home
Minnesota is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
Next Betting Matchups
Boston at Minnesota, Thursday, May 15th