Mariners at Twins 6/12/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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Seattle Mariners vs. Minnesota Twins
MLB: 8:10 PM EST
Jun. 12, 2019
Latest Odds : MIN -220 O/U 9.5
On Wednesday, the Seattle Mariners will play the second game of a three-game series on the road against the Minnesota Twins. The Mariners were idle on Monday and beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-3 on Sunday. Slugger Edwin Encarnacion slammed two home runs including No. 400 of his career, while Tom Murphy slugged a pair of homers as well.
Minnesota was off Monday and the Twins were victorious 12-2 over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. The Twins have won three of their last four. Designated hitter Nelson Cruz hit a home run in his fourth straight game. Minnesota hit four round trippers in the win over Detroit and leads the American League Central by 10 ½ games over the Cleveland Indians.
Domingo Santana is leading Seattle with a .273 batting average, in RBIs with 48 and in hits with 71. Edwin Encarnacion is the home run leader with 20. Seattle is averaging .242 at the plate while opposing hitters are averaging .273. On Wednesday, the Mariners will send southpaw Tommy Milone to the mound. Milone is 1-1 with an ERA of 3.10, 20 Ks and 5 BBs.
Jorge Polanco leads the Twins with a .333 batting average and in hits with 82. Eddie Rosario leads in home runs with 19 and RBIs with 52. Minnesota has a .274 batting average while opponents are batting .247. On Wednesday, the Twins will send right-hander Jose Berrios to the mound. Berrios is 8-2 with an ERA of 3.14, 78 KS and 15 BBs.
Recent Betting Trends:
Seattle is 2-12 in its last 14 on the road versus a right-handed starter
The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Mariners last 6 versus AL Central opponents
Minnesota is 7-1 in Berrios’ last 8 starts on grass
The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Twins last 5 on grass
Free Betting Pick: Minnesota Twins -1.5 (-150)
Minnesota has proved to be a contender for the American League pennant. The Twins leads the AL Central by 10 ½ games, have won 12 of Berrios’ last 14 starts, 25 of the right-hander’s last 31 starts at home and 15 of their ace’s last 18 starts at home versus an opponent with a losing record. Final Score Prediction, Minnesota Twins win and cover the run line 7-3.