Kevin Correia Twins at Home vs New York in MLB Clash
New York Mets vs Minnesota Twins Odds
Inter-league play resumes on Sunday as the Twins take on the Mets at Target Field in a key battle on the odds menu.
Minnesota hands the ball to starter Kevin Correia in this one and he'll try to improve on his 0-1 mark on the year. New York counters with Dillon Gee, who will try to quiet the fans and the Twins bats at the same time.
Minnesota was a -118 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 8.5.
The Twins sit at No. 6 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mets sit at a National League No. 15 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota's No. 12 ranked American League offense (3.6 runs per game) against a Mets defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 8 in the National League at 4.1 runs allowed per game. The Twins have been averaging 7.2 hits per game, less than the Mets have managed so far this season (9.5 hits on average).
Comparing defensive stats, New York owns the National League's No. 10-rated road mark, allowing 4.8 runs per game on the highway. Minnesota, on the other hand, rates No. 6 in scoring at home.
In their last action, New York was a 4-2 winner on the road against the Twins. Bettors on New York at -123 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. New York rolled to a 4-2 win against Minnesota on Saturday, as Matt Harvey and the Mets' bats led the team to victory at Target Field.
New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 3-7
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
Minnesota Twins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 1-9
Before playing LA Angels are 3-7
After playing NY Mets are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
A few Mets at Twins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets' last 6 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets' last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets' last 5 games on the road
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games at home
NY Mets at Colorado, Monday, April 15
Minnesota home to LA Angels, Monday, April 15