Twins vs. Yankees Moneyline Wager 9/5/22

by | Sep 5, 2022 | mlb

Minnesota Twins vs New York Yankees

Date: Monday September 5th, 01:05 ET

Location: Yankee Stadium

TV: Bally Sports North

Money Line: Twins +148 / Yankees -180 (Bovada - 50% Bonus! Rebates on ALL your bets; win or lose! Sweet rewards program that gives you points redeemable for FREE bets!)

Total Line: 8.0

STARTING PITCHING

Minnesota: Chris Archer (2-7, 4.52)
New York: Jameson Taillon (12-4, 3.97)

Twins Projected Lineup

Jermaine Palacios P
Gary Sánchez C
Nick Gordon SS
Max Kepler RF
Gio Urshela 3B
Gilberto Celestino CF
Jose Miranda 1B
Luis Arraez 2B
Carlos Correa SS
Chris Archer P

Yankees Projected Lineup

Oswaldo Cabrera RF
Jose Trevino C
Josh Donaldson 3B
Aaron Hicks LF
Isiah Kiner-Falefa SS
Giancarlo Stanton LF
Anthony Rizzo 1B
DJ LeMahieu 1B
Aaron Judge CF
Jameson Taillon P

STRAIGHT UP/ OVER/UNDER / RUN LINE RECORDS

Minnesota Twins: 68-64-0 SU / OU 61-61-10 / Run Line W/L 60-72-0
New York Yankees: 80-54-0 SU / OU 61-69-4 / Run Line W/L 58-76-0

The New York Yankees host the Minnesota Twins on Monday September 5th at Yankee Stadium. The first pitch in this matchup is scheduled for 01:05 ET. The MLB Odds Board places New York as the favorite (-180), with an OU line set at 8.0.

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The Minnesota Twins will look to pick up another big win, after they defeated the Chicago White Sox by a score of 5-1. On their way to the victory, the pitching staff gave up 1 run on 7 hits. The Twins lineup had a good night at the plate, coming up with 12 hits, leading to 5 runs. Minnesota picked up the win, despite getting 122.0 on the moneyline. Together, the Twins and Sox stayed below the over-under line set at 8.0 runs. Minnesota once again has a .500 over-under betting record 61-61-10.

The Twins will be hoping to pick up a win in today’s matchup, as they have gone just 2-3 over their last 5 games. In this rough stretch of games, the team’s run differential comes in at -6. In their last 5 contests, Minnesota is averaging 4.6 runs per game, right in line with their season average of 4.42. So far, Minnesota has won over half of their 42 series played, going 19-17-6.

The Yankees are coming off a tight 2-1 win over the Rays. In the winning effort, the team’s pitchers held the Rays to 1 run and 6 hits. With their 6 hits, the Yankees could only muster 2 runs. Heading into action, New York was the favorite at -120.0. For the season, the team has been favored in 122 games, winning at a rate of 61.0%. With this result, the Yankees and Rays combined to fall below the over-under line of 7.0 runs. Now, New York had an over-under record of 61-69-4.

The Yankees come into today’s game looking to turn things around, as they are just 2-3 over their last 5 games. During this time, the team has a run differential of -7. The team’s offense is partly to blame for their recent slump, as they have averaged just 2.4 runs over their last 5 game. On the season, New York has won more than half of their series, going 24-14-6.

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Pitching Matchup

The Minnesota Twins will send Chris Archer to the mound with an overall record of 2-7. To date, Archer has an ERA of 4.52 while lasting an average of 4.14 innings per appearance. Archer comes into the game with a batting average allowed of 0.227. Opposing batters are hitting for power at a below-average rate against Archer, as he is allowing just 0.95 per 9 innings. In terms of strikeouts, Chris Archer has a strong strikeout percentage of 20.0%, including a per game average of 3.52. In his previous outings, walks have been an issue, as Archer is averaging 4.23 free passes per outing.

The New York Yankees will send Jameson Taillon to the mound with an overall record of 12-4. Taillon gets the start with an ERA of 3.97. On average, he has lasted 5.39 innings per appearance. Opposing teams have hit the ball well against the right-hander, with a batting average of 0.245. Home runs have been an issue for Taillon, as he is allowing an average of 1.41 per 9 innings pitched. On the season, Jameson Taillon has had no problem racking up strikeouts, posting a strikeout percentage of 20.0%. This has led to an average of 4.5 K’s per game. For the season, he has struggled with command averaging 1.54 walks per outing.

Minnesota vs New York History

Today’s matchup between the Minnesota Twins and New York Yankees will be their 4th meeting of the season. Currently, New York is winning the season series 2-1. The over-under record in this series sits at 2-0. The average run total in these games is 11.71 runs per game. In these matchups, the average scoring differential sits at 5.33 runs. New York won last year’s head-to-head series, grabbing 6 wins to 1. In these 7 meetings, the two teams combined for an over-under record of 6-0. Last year, the Twins and Yankees averaged 11.71 runs per game. On average, the winning team won by a margin of 3.71 runs per contest.

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Betting Trends

  • Twins are 6-2 in their last 8 after allowing 2 runs or less in their previous game.
  • Twins are 5-2 in their last 7 during game 1 of a series.
  • Yankees are 51-17 in their last 68 vs. American League Central.
  • Yankees are 8-3 in their last 11 Monday games.

Minnesota Twins at New York Yankees Prediction

Heading into Monday’s matchup between Minnesota and New York, the Yankees are the favorites on the money line. Even though both the Twins and Yankees picked up wins yesterday, they both had disappointing weekends overall. Look for New York to be the team to make it 2 in a row, as they should have no problem breaking loose vs Chris Archer. I like New York on the money line.

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