Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Preview

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April 3, 4:10 PM | GrassTarget Field

Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Odds

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The Minnesota Twins host Detroit on Wednesday, looking to build on their 0-1 mark against the 1-0 Tigers in MLB betting action at Target Field.

Kevin Correia gets the call for the Minnesota Twins and he will try to build on a 0-0 mark. In the other dugout, Anibal Sanchez brings a 0-0 ledger to the game for the Tigers as he tries to quiet the Twins bats.

View Detroit vs Minnesota Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Tigers were listed as 135 favorites on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 8.5 before betting started earlier on Monday.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Twins at No. 13 in the American League and the Tigers at No. 2 in the American League heading into this contest.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota's No. 10 ranked American League offense (2 runs per game) against a Tigers defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 6 in the American League at 2 runs allowed per game. The Twins have been averaging 7 hits per game, less than the Tigers have managed so far this season (9 hits on average).

Minnesota owns the American League's No. 8 defense, allowing 4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Detroit's American League No. 6-rated defense.

In their last action, Detroit was a 4-2 winner on the road against the Twins. Bettors on Detroit at -176 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Tigers enjoyed a 4-2 victory at the expense of the Twins on Monday, with Justin Verlander throwing 5 innings of 3-hit ball at Target Field.

Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 8-2
After a win are 7-3

Minnesota Twins Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Detroit are 3-7
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

A few Tigers at Twins trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Detroit's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
Minnesota is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit

Next up:
Detroit at Minnesota, Thursday, April 4