Los Angeles Angels vs. Minnesota Twins - 5/10/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Minnesota Twins (15-17) at Los Angeles Angels (22-14)
MLB Baseball: Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 10:07 pm (Angel Stadium)
Jose Berrios (3-3) (3.98) vs. G Richards (4-1) (3.93)
The Line: Los Angeles Angels -144 / Minnesota Twins +134 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
Thursday night MLB action brings us to the west coast where the Minnesota Twins visit the Los Angeles Angels.
The surging Minnesota Twins have won five in a row after downing the Cardinals 7-1 at Busch Stadium on Tuesday. Jake Odorizzi carried Minnesota on the mound with the lone run scoring over five innings while three relievers did not allow a base runner.
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The Twins banged out ten hits and walked three times with Eduardo Escobar gong 2-5 with a homer and two RBI’s. Minnesota saw Robbie Grossman smack a two run double followed by Eddie Rosario went 2-5 with three runs.
Minnesota kicks off their series at the Angels with Jose Berrios on the mound Thursday. Berrios has struggled the past three times out with 13 runs scoring on 17 hits over 13 innings.
The Los Angeles Angels will be gunning for another win after downing Colorado 8-0 at Coors Field on Wednesday. Everything went well for Los Angeles with starter Jaime Barria allowing five hits and striking out eight in 5.1 innings before three relievers put up zeros.
The Angels racked up 12 hits and walked five times with Zack Cozart and Rene Rivera going solo while Justin Upton went 3-5 with a homer, two RBI’s and two runs. Mike Trout gave the LA Angels an RBI and a pair of runs with every starter either recording a hit, run or RBI.
Garrett Richards has been named as Thursday’s starter versus visiting Minnesota. Richards comes off his best outing in a 5-0 win at Seattle with 6.2 scoreless innings where he recorded eight strikeouts.
Over is 11-3-1 in Minnesota last 15 road games and under is 20-6 in Minnesota last 26 Thursday games and over is 13-5-1 in Minnesota last 19 overall. LA Angels are 5-2 in their last 7 overall and under is 5-2 in LA Angels last 7 vs. American League Central. Minnesota are 10-4 in the last 14 meetings.
Berrios has a bright future but the way he has been throwing has me looking at Richards and the Angels…