Cleveland Indians Face the Minnesota Twins Wednesday: MLB Odds and Betting Trends

Cleveland Indians

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Minnesota Twins
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 1:10 PM ET
Target Field

The Minnesota Twins host Cleveland on Wednesday, looking to pick up a win and improve their 45-53 mark against the 50-49 Indians in MLB betting odds action at Target Field.

It's a pitching duel between Anthony Swarzak for the Minnesota Twins (8-8 on the year) and Trevor Bauer for Cleveland Indians (4-4 so far).

Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Opening Odds and Betting Line

On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, Minnesota sat as 102 underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada. The over/under total was set at 9, according to 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.4-4.1 win for the Indians. A 4.4-4.1 result in favor of the Indians is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Minnesota Twins sport a record of 45-53 heading into this matchup, while the Cleveland Indians sit at 50-49 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Cleveland injuries news.

The Minnesota Twins vs Cleveland Indians odds would favor the Indians if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Minnesota is rated No. 19 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Cleveland is at No. 4.

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How Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Stats Matchup

At the plate, Minnesota owns the No. 22 ranking for hits at 8.42 per game. By contrast, the Cleveland Indians are rated No. 7 in the same category at 8.83 per game.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Minnesota has the No. 25-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Indians own the No. 24 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Cleveland was a 8-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Twins. They won as -143 favorites, while the total score of 10 made winners of OVER bettors. The Indians enjoyed a 8-2 victory at the expense of the Twins on Tuesday, with Danny Salazar throwing 5 innings of 6-hit ball at Target Field.

Cleveland Indians vs Minnesota Twins Betting Odds Trends

Cleveland is 10-4-1 SU in its last 15 games when playing Minnesota
Cleveland is 6-1-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Minnesota is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Minnesota is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
Minnesota is 1-6-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Cleveland

Next Betting Matchups

Cleveland at Kansas City, Thursday, July 24th
Minnesota home to Chicago, Thursday, July 24th

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