Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers 8-7-2023

Minnesota Twins vs Detroit Tigers 8/7/2023 Picks, Tips and Game Forecast

Minnesota Twins (59-54) vs Detroit Tigers (49-62)

The Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers 8/7/2023 –The Minnesota Twins are returning to Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan, to open an MLB American League Central Division four-game road series versus the Detroit Tigers on Monday evening. Daily free MLB picks suggest that if these two teams are not on your betting list, please check our MLB predictions for more scheduled match-ups this week. Minnesota improved their overall standing to 59-54 with four successive wins and a 26-30 record when playing away from home while maintaining its supremacy in the AL Central with 9 games ahead of Detroit in the third place. The Twins overall standing is still safe with a +47 run difference after gaining a total of 501 runs scored to date while losing 454 all throughout the season. The Minnesota Twins are victorious in five of the last six contests, including a 5-3 home triumph over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday. Outfielder Matt Wallner made a late two-run rally in the bottom of the final frame to trigger Minnesota’s two-run home victory facing Arizona last time.

 

On Monday, the Minnesota Twins management will appoint right-hander Pablo Lopez to take on the mound and start game 1 of a four-game series against the Detroit Tigers. The twenty-seven-year-old right-handed thrower posted a 6-6 record on the season with a 4.01 ERA, a nice 1.12 WHlP, and fanned out a total of 165 batters with 115 hits, 36 free walks, and 17 home runs granted through 134.2 innings pitch in his starts.

 

Twins vs. Tigers Game Info

When: Monday, August 7, 2023, 6:40 PM ET
Where: Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan
TV: BSNO
Stream: MLB.TV

Pablo Lopez (6-6, 4.01 ERA) vs Joey Wentz (2-9, 6.37 ERA)

The Detroit Tigers will continue a homestand looking to improve their overall standing with victory in Monday’s opening game of a four-game series facing the Minnesota Twins. Detroit, as one of the struggling teams in the major league, fell to 49-62 overall after losing seven of the last ten contests played while dropping to 23-32 at home play following two losses out of the last three home matches played and placed third in the AL Central with 9 games behind Minnesota in the first place. The Tigers have a hard time scoring runs after collecting a total of just 434 runs scored to date but desperately giving away 539 to earn an embarrassing run difference of -105 for the year. The Detroit Tigers surrendered to the tough Tampa Bay Rays in a three-game series after losing two including a 6-10 home loss to the Rays in the series finale. Detroit’s offense was controlled and limited to 6 runs and 11 hits while committing one error in the loss. SP Matt Manning (3-4, 5.06 ERA) took the loss for the Tigers after the right-hander allowed 9 hits, 6 earned runs, and a free walk with only 3 strikeouts across 5.2 frames of work on Sunday.  

 

The Detroit Tigers management will give the ball to left-handed starter Joey Wentz to start the first installment of a four-game series versus the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. The twenty-nine-year-old southpaw thrower marked a 2-9 record this year with an ERA of 6.37, a WHlP at 1.60, and struck out 72 hitters while conceding 90 hits, 32 bases on balls, and 16 long balls in pitching for 76.1

Frames in his starts.

 

MLB Odds/Point Spread: Minnesota Twins -165

The totals went UNDER in 5 of Minnesota’s last 7 outings while the Twins are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games played. The Minnesota Twins are 3-6 straight up in their last 9 matches played versus the Detroit Tigers while the Twins are 2-5 SU in their last 7 road contests. The totals went UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 outings when playing on the road against Detroit.

 

Minnesota Twins Betting Trends

The Minnesota Twins are 4-1 in their last 5 contests played.
The Twins are 3-2 in their last 5 games against the spread.
Minnesota is 27-29 in its road matches played against the spread.
The totals went OVER in 2 of the Minnesota Twins last 5 outings.

 

Detroit Tigers Betting Trends

The Detroit Tigers are 2-3 in their last 5 outings played.
The Tigers are 2-3 in their last 5 games against the spread.
Detroit is 31-25 in its last road contests against the spread.
The totals went OVER in 2 of the Detroit Tigers’ last 5 matches

 

Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers 8/7/2023 Betting Picks

After playing for a total of 113 games, Minnesota ranked 16th in OPS and 17th in runs scored while Detroit ranked 29th in OPS and 29th in runs scored for the season. professional sports picks suggest that the Twins will dominate this match-up on the road with a 26-30 record against the home team of the Tigers with a 23-32 home record. The Minnesota Twins have the momentum in this contest after winning four games in a row and five of the last six overall. Detroit will try to return after losing two of the last three with a home-field advantage on Monday.

Free Pick and Prediction: Minnesota Twins will win 4-3.

 

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