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Miami Marlins vs Minnesota Twins Odds
The Miami Marlins will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Twins in Minnesota at Target Field on Tuesday in baseball action.
For the Twins, Michael Pelfrey gets the ball, charged with keeping the Marlins hitters off the base paths. He'll face Jose Fernandez, 0-1 on the year.
The Marlins were listed as +-134 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 7.5 before betting started earlier on Monday over at Bovada.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Twins at No. 11 in the American League and the Marlins at No. 15 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Minnesota owns the No. 11 ranking for hits in the American League at 8 per game. By contrast, the Marlins are rated No. 15 in the same category at 6.9 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, Miami owns the National League's No. 12-rated road mark, allowing 5.2 runs per game on the highway. Minnesota, on the other hand, rates No. 4 in scoring at home.
A few Marlins at Twins trends to consider:
Miami is 2-4-1 SU in its last 7 games ,when playing Minnesota
Miami is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
Miami is 2-17-1 SU in its last 20 games ,on the road
Minnesota4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games
Miami home to Chi Cubs, Thursday, April 25
Minnesota home to Texas, Thursday, April 25