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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 10/1/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 10/1/2021 Picks Predictions Previews


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The Minnesota Twins and the Kansas City Royals will meet in action at Kauffman Field on Friday night.  This will be the first installment of a three-game set in the final series of the season.  Kansas City is in third place in the AL Central Division at 73-86 while the Twins are in last place at 71-88.   


The Minnesota Twins won their first two games in their series against the Tigers but dropped the finale at 10-7.  Before that, Minnesota split their 4-game series against the Blue Jays.  The Twins struggled at the mound this season posting a team ERA of 4.84, 26th in the league, and a WHIP of 1.32, 18th in the league.  They allowed the opponents to bat at an average of .255 which is 23rd in the league.  The Twins were slightly below average in hitting at .240 which is ranked 17th and 16th in 712 runs scored.  SS Jorge Polanco leads Minnesota with a .271 batting average, 32 homers, 94 RBIs, and 157 hits.  3B Josh Donaldson leads with .351 OBP.  John Gant gets the ball for the Twins in Friday’s opener.  The right-hander is 5-10 with a 3.73 ERA and 89 strikeouts this year.  In his career over the Royals, Gant is 0-1 with a 3.38 ERA and 2 strikeouts.  


  • The Minnesota Twins are 6-3 SU in its last 9 games.
  • Minnesota is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games against Kansas City.
  • The total went UNDER in 12 of Minnesota’s last 18 games on the road against Kansas City.

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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals Predictions 10/1/2021


The Royals are looking to rebound from the 6-1 series finale loss against the Indians.  The Royals also dropped the series-opening match but won games 2 and 3.  Before this, the Royals battled the Tigers and won two out of three.  The Royals fared well this season in batting with an average of .248 which is top 9 but are only 24th in total runs scored at 672.  The team’s pitching is not as strong though, placing 21st in both ERA of 4.64 and BAA of .253.  2B Nicky Lopez leads the Royals with a .301 batting average and .363 OBP.  Catcher Salvador Perez leads with 48 homers and 121 RBIs while RF Whit Merrifield leads with 180 hits.  Jon Heasly will start for the Royals in Friday’s match.  The right-hand pitcher is 0-1 with a 3.86 ERA.  In over 9.1 innings of work, Heasly has 9 hits, 4 earned runs, allowed 2 homers, 2 walks, and 5 strikeouts.


  • The Kansas City Royals are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games in October.
  • The total went UNDER in 12 of Kansas City’s last 18 games at home against Minnesota.
  • The total went UNDER in 6 of Kansas City’s last 9 games against an opponent in the AL.

Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals. The MLB pick for this game goes to the Kansas City Royals.  The play here is OVER.  The Royals rank 9th in batting while it’s 17th for the Twins.  Pitching is a struggle for both teams with the Royals ranking 21st while the Twins are at 26th.  Expect runs from both teams in this game.  Taking the game at home is the Kansas City Royals.  Final Score Prediction and Play is OVER 6-4.  


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Minnesota Twins vs Kansas City Royals 10/1/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 8:10 PM ET


Location: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City


Date: Friday, October 1, 2021




MLB Odds: Minnesota Twins -141


MLB Total: 9.0


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