Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | May 23


By Ed Winchester | May 23, 2022 9:51 AM

The Detroit Tigers visit the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, taking the field at 7:40pm ET on Monday May 23rd, 7:40pm ET. The Detroit Tigers are 1-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 Twins’ last four games have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The favorites have won each of the Twins’ last 15 games.

Detroit Tigers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .219
Team OBP .282
AVG Runs Scored 2.8
Team ERA 3.63
Team WHIP 1.19
Starters ERA 4.11
Starters WHIP 1.29

Key Players for Detroit

  • Michael Fulmer: 3.52 ERA, 6.45 K/9, 1.24 WHIP
  • Gregory Soto: 2.92 ERA, 8.03 K/9, 1.46 WHIP
  • Tarik Skubal: 2.22 ERA, 10.07 K/9, 1.05 WHIP
  • Jonathan Schoop: .161 Batting Avg, .211 OBP, .252 SLG, .463 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Tucker Barnhart: .261 Batting Avg, .301 OBP, .295 SLG, .596 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Ednel Báez: .207 Batting Avg, .244 OBP, .331 SLG, .575 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Jeimer Candelario: .196 Batting Avg, .250 OBP, .319 SLG, .569 OPS, 14 Runs
  • Willi Castro: .284 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .373 SLG, .692 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Jose Cabrera: .276 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .394 SLG, .713 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Derek Hill: .212 Batting Avg, .236 OBP, .250 SLG, .486 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Spencer Torkelson: .173 Batting Avg, .281 OBP, .309 SLG, .590 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Robert Grossman: .203 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .244 SLG, .568 OPS, 11 Runs

Minnesota Twins Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .244
Team OBP .325
AVG Runs Scored 4.3
Team ERA 3.40
Team WHIP 1.19
Starters ERA 3.25
Starters WHIP 1.17

Key Players for Minnesota

  • Jhoan Duran: 2.66 ERA, 13.73 K/9, 0.74 WHIP
  • Emilio Pagán: 2.13 ERA, 11.37 K/9, 1.58 WHIP
  • Joseph Ryan: 2.29 ERA, 8.72 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Ryan Jeffers: .211 Batting Avg, .290 OBP, .367 SLG, .657 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Jorge Polanco: .231 Batting Avg, .335 OBP, .367 SLG, .702 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Byron Buxton: .228 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .604 SLG, .917 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Giovanny Urshela: .235 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .339 SLG, .642 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Gary Sánchez: .223 Batting Avg, .288 OBP, .446 SLG, .734 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Trevor Larnach: .292 Batting Avg, .342 OBP, .417 SLG, .759 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Maximilian Kepler: .260 Batting Avg, .364 OBP, .425 SLG, .789 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Luis Arraez: .336 Batting Avg, .437 OBP, .411 SLG, .848 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Carlos Correa: .269 Batting Avg, .342 OBP, .389 SLG, .731 OPS, 15 Runs

The Twins and Tigers have met three times this season, with the Twins winning three times and the Tigers winning none. Their most recent matchup on April 28, 2022 ended 7-1 with the Minnesota Twins taking the win.

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