Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers Betting Lines and Pick
The Detroit Tigers will look to improve on a 34-28 record when they take on the Minnesota Twins, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Friday.
The match puts starter Kyle Gibson for the Minnesota Twins on the hill facing Drew Smyly for the Detroit Tigers. Gibson brings a 5-5 mark to the game, while Smyly is 3-4 to date on the season.
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Minnesota Twins were listed as 161 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 8.5 before betting started earlier on Friday over at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.6-4.2 win for the Tigers on Friday. 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
Detroit (34-28) will face the 31-33 Twins in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Minnesota injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 30-ranked Detroit Tigers and the No. 21-rated Minnesota Twins in this matchup.
How Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup
The game also pits Detroit Tigers No. 7-rated offense, averaging 4.45 runs per game, against a Minnesota Twins defense that ranks No. 25 at 4.64 in runs allowed per game. The Detroit Tigers have averaged 9.29 hits per game so far, more than Minnesota Twins batters have averaged on the year (8.55 hits per game).
Minnesota brings the No. 25-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Tigers's No. 20-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Twins were a 7-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Blue Jays. That made winners of bettors who got Minnesota at +135 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for PUSH bettors. The Twins enjoyed a 7-2 victory at the expense of the Blue Jays on Wednesday, with Philip Hughes throwing 7 innings of 7-hit ball at Rogers Centre.
Detroit was a 4-0 winner in its last match on the road against the White Sox. They won as +107 underdogs, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors. Max Scherzer silenced the White Sox bats in a 4-0 victory last time out versus Chicago at U.S. Cellular Field.
Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota's last 8 games when playing Detroit
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
Detroit is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Minnesota at Detroit, Saturday, June 14th