English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Moneyline Favors Boston Red Sox in MLB Battle with Minnesota Twins

MLB wagering interest swings to the Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox battle on Tuesday at Fenway Park as the Red Sox try to pick up a win on home turf and reward those moneyline betting.

Minnesota puts its faith in starter Mike Pelfrey to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 4-1. Getting the ball for the Boston Red Sox is Clay Buchholz, who owns a 2-6 record on the season with a 4.33 ERA.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting Minnesota Twins before the first pitch in this match found them as 128 moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 8.5 earlier at TopBet.

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 5.5-2.8 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.

Minnesota Twins vs Boston Red Sox Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

22-29 Boston battles the Twins, currently with a 30-19 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Minnesota injuries news.

The Boston Red Sox sit at No. 26 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Minnesota Twins sit at No. 14 on the same chart.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Boston Red Sox No. 24-ranked scoring average of 3.82 runs per game, against a Minnesota Twins offense rated No. 4 and scoring 4.59 runs per game. The Red Sox have averaged 8.22 hits per game to date this season, less than the Twins hitters have managed (8.69 per nine innings).

Comparing defensive stats, Minnesota owns the No. 22-rated road mark, allowing 4.43 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 16 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Blue Jays, a 6-5 final on Sunday in support of Ricky Nolasco at Target Field.

The Red Sox endured a 4-3 loss at the hands of the Rangers on Sunday, with Joe Kelly throwing 5 innings of 6-hit ball at Globe Life Park.

Betting Trends
  • Minnesota is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
  • Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games when playing Boston
  • Minnesota is 7-15 SU in its last 22 games when playing on the road against Boston
  • Boston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Boston's last 18 games
  • Boston is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games at home
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston's last 9 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Minnesota at Boston, Wednesday, June 3rd

Comments