The Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Angels meet Saturday in MLB action atAngel Stadium. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
Minnesota Twins Betting Preview
The Minnesota Twins have scored 12 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 7 of their last 9 games. The Twins have won 6 of their last 8 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Byron Buxton leads the Twins with 35 hits and 21 RBI, while Carlos Correa and Jose Miranda have combined for 61 hits and 36 RBI. Louie Varland gets the ball, and he is 1-0 with a 4.30 ERA and 27 strikeouts this season. This will be Varland’s second career game against the Angels.
Los Angeles Angels Betting Preview
The Los Angeles Angels have scored 12 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 6 of their last 9 games. The Angels have won 10 of their last 14 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Shohei Ohtani leads the Angels with 49 hits and 31 RBI, while Gio Urshela and Mike Trout have combined for 92 hits and 41 RBI. Patrick Sandoval gets the ball, and he is 3-2 with a 3.22 ERA and 31 strikeouts this season. Sandoval is 1-1 with a 1.98 ERA and 17 strikeouts in his career against the Twins.
The Twins are 17-39 in their last 56 road games and 1-4 in their last 5 Saturday games. The Angels are 1-4 in their last 5 home games and 0-5 in their last 5 Saturday games. The over is 5-1 in Twins last 6 overall. The over is 7-0 in Angels last 7 Saturday games. The Twins are 1-4 in the last 5 meetings.
The Minnesota Twins are having issues finishing games, and they've been horrible on the road dating back to the end of last season. The Los Angeles Angels offense has been consistent as of late, and Patrick Sandoval has been a respectable rotation player over his last few seasons. The Angels and the cheap price here is hard to turn down on this Saturday night.