Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 1


By Claudio Fortuna | August 1, 2022 12:58 PM

The Detroit Tigers visit the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, taking the field at 7:40pm ET on Monday August 1st, 7:40pm ET. The Detroit Tigers are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins.

Minnesota and Detroit Betting Info

  • Seven of the Twins’ last eight games have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Twins have won each of their last nine Monday night games.

Detroit Tigers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .228
Team OBP .286
AVG Runs Scored 3.2
Team ERA 4.05
Team WHIP 1.27
Starters ERA 4.91
Starters WHIP 1.33

Key Players for Detroit

  • Derek Law: 0.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 2.00 WHIP
  • Gregory Soto: 2.36 ERA, 9.70 K/9, 1.14 WHIP
  • Garrett Hill: 5.89 ERA, 3.81 K/9, 1.35 WHIP
  • Jonathan Schoop: .210 Batting Avg, .246 OBP, .314 SLG, .560 OPS, 34 Runs
  • Tucker Barnhart: .201 Batting Avg, .258 OBP, .234 SLG, .492 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Ednel Báez: .221 Batting Avg, .266 OBP, .379 SLG, .645 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Jeimer Candelario: .211 Batting Avg, .273 OBP, .371 SLG, .644 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Riley Greene: .243 Batting Avg, .315 OBP, .349 SLG, .664 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Victor Reyes: .287 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .378 SLG, .691 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Harold Castro: .281 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .407 SLG, .721 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Jose Cabrera: .277 Batting Avg, .326 OBP, .344 SLG, .670 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Robert Grossman: .205 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .282 SLG, .595 OPS, 24 Runs

Minnesota Twins Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .251
Team OBP .321
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 4.05
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 4.19
Starters WHIP 1.24

Key Players for Minnesota

  • Jhoan Duran: 2.20 ERA, 11.20 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Christopher Archer: 4.04 ERA, 7.05 K/9, 1.33 WHIP
  • Jharel Cotton: 3.06 ERA, 7.79 K/9, 1.21 WHIP
  • Alexander Kirilloff: .250 Batting Avg, .290 OBP, .361 SLG, .651 OPS, 14 Runs
  • Jose Miranda: .276 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .477 SLG, .794 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Jorge Polanco: .235 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .416 SLG, .763 OPS, 44 Runs
  • Byron Buxton: .220 Batting Avg, .296 OBP, .550 SLG, .846 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Gary Sánchez: .210 Batting Avg, .275 OBP, .391 SLG, .666 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Kyle Garlick: .262 Batting Avg, .325 OBP, .524 SLG, .849 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Luis Arraez: .333 Batting Avg, .403 OBP, .440 SLG, .843 OPS, 56 Runs
  • Carlos Correa: .268 Batting Avg, .338 OBP, .445 SLG, .783 OPS, 42 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Twins and Tigers, the Twins won twice and the Tigers won three times. Their most recent matchup on July 24, 2022 ended 9-1 with the Minnesota Twins taking the win.

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