San Diego Padres vs Minnesota Twins Betting Pick and Odds Preview

San Diego Padres


Minnesota Twins
Tuesday, August 05, 2014 8:10 PM ET
Target Field

Target Field hosts an MLB battle between the Minnesota Twins and the visiting San Diego Padres on Tuesday.

For the Minnesota Twins, Philip Hughes gets the ball, charged with keeping the San Diego Padres hitters off the base paths. He'll face Jesse Hahn, 7-2 on the year.

San Diego Padres vs Minnesota Twins Opening Odds and Betting Line

Minnesota was a -113 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at 5Dimes pick an opening over under number of 7.5.

Get the free Odds Shark app with lines and Bet Tracker capabilities! In the Apple Store and on Google Play.

Computer Prediction: San Diego Padres vs Minnesota Twins Pick

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 3.7-3.6 result in favor of the Padres. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

San Diego Padres vs Minnesota Twins Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

50-60 Minnesota battles the Padres, currently with a 51-60 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs San Diego injuries news.

The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Minnesota Twins rated this week at No. 12 and the San Diego Padres sitting at No. 4.


How San Diego Padres vs Minnesota Twins Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota Twins No. 9 ranked offense (4.25 runs per game) against a San Diego Padres defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 2 at 3.41 runs allowed per game. The Minnesota Twins have been averaging 8.51 hits per game, more than the San Diego Padres have managed so far this season (7.31 hits on average).

Defensively, San Diego features the No. 10-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.91 runs per game. Minnesota, meanwhile, comes in at No. 14 at home, scoring 4.15 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

San Diego was a 4-3 winner in its last match at home against the Braves. They won as -129 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors. San Diego needed extra innings to get the job done against the Braves on Sunday as the Padres defeated them 4-3 at PETCO Park.

The Twins were a 16-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Minnesota at +145 on the moneyline, while the total score (19) was good news for OVER bettors. Minnesota ran up the score in their last game on Sunday, jumping to a lead and resulting in a 16-3 victory against Chicago.

San Diego Padres vs Minnesota Twins Betting Odds Trends

San Diego is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
Minnesota is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games at home
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego

Next Betting Matchups

San Diego at Minnesota, Wednesday, August 6th