Philip Hughes Twins at Home vs New York Yankees in MLB Betting Odds Clash
The Minnesota Twins get a visit from the New York Yankees in MLB baseball betting action on Thursday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Masahiro Tanaka, with a record of 11-3 on the season, gets the ball for the New York Yankees, while the Minnesota Twins trot Philip Hughes to the mound in this one. He is 8-4 so far in 2014.
New York Yankees vs Minnesota Twins Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Minnesota Twins as 138 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7 before betting at GTbets.eu started to move the line.
Computer Prediction: New York Yankees vs Minnesota Twins Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Twins to win this game 3.9-3.8. 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
The Minnesota Twins bring a 38-45 record to the battle against the 41-42 Yankees. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs New York injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Minnesota Twins rated this week at No. 14 and the New York Yankees sitting at No. 24.
How New York Yankees vs Minnesota Twins Stats Matchup
At the plate, Minnesota owns the No. 21 ranking for hits at 8.3 per game. By contrast, the New York Yankees are rated No. 16 in the same category at 8.65 per game.
Defensively, New York features the No. 15-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.17 runs per game. Minnesota, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 at home, scoring 4.51 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Yankees were a 6-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -114 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for PUSH bettors. New York suffered a 6-3 loss against Tampa Bay on Wednesday, as Vidal Nuno wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Yankee Stadium.
In their last action, Minnesota was a 4-0 loser at home against the Royals. Bettors on Kansas City at -138 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Twins were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Kansas City staff and losing 4-0 to the Royals on Wednesday at Target Field.
New York Yankees vs Minnesota Twins Betting Odds Trends
NY Yankees is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games
NY Yankees is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
NY Yankees is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Minnesota is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Minnesota, Friday, July 4th