Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees - 9/11/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New York Yankees (90-54) at Minnesota Twins (65-78)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 8:10 pm (Target Field)
Luis Severino (17-7) (3.52) vs. J Odorizzi (5-10) (4.57)
The Line: Minnesota Twins +140 / New York Yankees -150 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-North, YES
Tuesday MLB features the New York Yankees visiting the Minnesota Twins.
The New York Yankees were strong on the mound and at the plate in downing Minnesota 7-2 on Monday. New York starter JA Happ allowed six hits over six scoreless frames to get the win with Luis Cessa giving up both runs over two innings of work.
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The Yankees pounded out eleven hits and walked ten times with Gary Sanchez going 3-4 with a homer and two runs while Miguel Andujar knocked in two and scored followed by three others with an RBI and run each.
The Yankees send Sonny Gray to the mound to face Minnesota. Gray has appeared in 27 games (22 starts) and has gone 10-8 with a 4.96 ERA.
The Minnesota bullpen suffered through a six run 8th in Monday’s loss against the Yankees. Minnesota starter Kyle Gibson allowed a run over 8.1 innings with Alan Busenitz giving up four while Matt Magill and Andrew Vasquez surrendered single runs.
The Twins offense consisted of ten hits with Robbie Grossman and Mitch Garver recording RBI’s while Jorge Polanco and Logan Forsythe scored.
Minnesota has tabbed Trevor May as Tuesday’s starter against the Yankees. May has made 15 appearances (one start) in 2018 with a 1-4 record and a 3.63 ERA.
NY Yankees are 11-4 in their last 15 road games and are 35-17 in their last 52 Tuesday games. Minnesota are 2-6 in their last 8 overall and are 2-6 in their last 8 games on grass and are 22-10 in their last 32 home games. NY Yankees are 55-17 in the last 72 meetings and are 41-19 in the last 60 meetings in Minnesota.
May is an unknown and Gray has struggled as a starter so perhaps the over…