Minnesota Twins vs. Texas Rangers - 6/24/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas Rangers (34-44) at Minnesota Twins (33-40)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2:10 pm (Target Field)
B Colon (4-4) (4.91) vs. Jose Berrios (7-5) (3.38)
The Line: Minnesota Twins -172 / Texas Rangers +162 --- Over/Under: 9.5 See the Latest Odds
Target Field and the Minnesota Twins host the Texas Rangers in a Sunday MLB tilt.
The Texas Rangers waffled Minnesota 9-6 on Saturday where the bats did most of the heavy lifting. Texas starter Yovani Gallardo was charged with four runs to pick up the victory.
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The Rangers posted ten hits and walked twice with Adrian Beltre going deep and scoring twice while Robinson Chirnos homered and drove in three with a pair of runs followed by Delino DeShields and Nomar Mazara with two RBI’s each.
Veteran Bartolo Colon draws Sunday’s starting assignment at Minnesota. Colon defeated Kansas City 6-3 last time out with three runs given up on nine hits over six frames.
The Minnesota Twins couldn’t get outs against visiting Texas and were simply outscored on Saturday. Minnesota starter Jake Odorizz dropped to 3-5 with six runs plated over 1.2 frames while Matt Magill gave up three runs through three innings.
The Twins racked up eleven hits with Logan Morrison slugging a to run bomb while Eddie Rosario went 2-5 with a homer and four RBI.
Minnesota has named Jose Berrios as Sunday’s starter against the visiting Rangers. Berrios is gunning for consecutive wins after downing Boston 6-2 with a lone run let in over 6.1 frames.
Texas are 6-20 in their last 26 Sunday games and under is 16-5-1 in Texas last 22 road games and under is 5-2-1 in Texas last 8 Sunday games. Minnesota are 2-5 in their last 7 vs. a team with a losing record and are 16-5 in Berrios' last 21 home starts and are 5-2 in Berrios' last 7 starts.
Minnesota has not showed us enough consistency to have strong faith in them but Berrios seems to be the better option on the mound…