Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 3


By Claudio Fortuna | August 3, 2022 12:20 PM

The Detroit Tigers visit the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, taking the field at 1:10pm ET on Wednesday August 3rd, 1:10pm ET. The Detroit Tigers are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 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

  • Each of the Tigers’ last seven road games have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Tigers have lost each of their last six games following a win.

Detroit Tigers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .227
Team OBP .285
AVG Runs Scored 3.2
Team ERA 4.03
Team WHIP 1.27
Starters ERA 4.87
Starters WHIP 1.33

Key Players for Detroit

  • Derek Law: 0.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 2.00 WHIP
  • Gregory Soto: 2.19 ERA, 9.24 K/9, 1.14 WHIP
  • Garrett Hill: 5.89 ERA, 3.81 K/9, 1.35 WHIP
  • Jonathan Schoop: .209 Batting Avg, .246 OBP, .314 SLG, .560 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Tucker Barnhart: .203 Batting Avg, .259 OBP, .235 SLG, .494 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Ednel Báez: .224 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .384 SLG, .652 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Jeimer Candelario: .206 Batting Avg, .269 OBP, .362 SLG, .631 OPS, 33 Runs
  • Riley Greene: .241 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .346 SLG, .655 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Victor Reyes: .284 Batting Avg, .310 OBP, .378 SLG, .688 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Harold Castro: .276 Batting Avg, .308 OBP, .397 SLG, .705 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Jose Cabrera: .271 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .336 SLG, .657 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Akil Baddoo: .143 Batting Avg, .217 OBP, .190 SLG, .407 OPS, 7 Runs

Minnesota Twins Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .251
Team OBP .321
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 4.04
Team WHIP 1.24
Starters ERA 4.19
Starters WHIP 1.23

Key Players for Minnesota

  • Trevor Megill: 1.93 ERA, 8.87 K/9, 1.03 WHIP
  • Joseph Ryan: 3.78 ERA, 8.41 K/9, 1.11 WHIP
  • Jose Miranda: .275 Batting Avg, .318 OBP, .468 SLG, .786 OPS, 25 Runs
  • Mark Contreras: .125 Batting Avg, .118 OBP, .313 SLG, .431 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Jorge Polanco: .239 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .418 SLG, .768 OPS, 45 Runs
  • Byron Buxton: .220 Batting Avg, .296 OBP, .550 SLG, .846 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Giovanny Urshela: .264 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .426 SLG, .735 OPS, 37 Runs
  • Gary Sánchez: .211 Batting Avg, .275 OBP, .387 SLG, .662 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Kyle Garlick: .257 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .514 SLG, .833 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Luis Arraez: .329 Batting Avg, .398 OBP, .434 SLG, .832 OPS, 57 Runs
  • Carlos Correa: .266 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .441 SLG, .785 OPS, 45 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Twins and Tigers, the Twins won three times and the Tigers won twice. Their most recent matchup on August 2, 2022 ended 5-3 with the Detroit Tigers taking the win.

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