Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Analysis
The Twins will visit Dodgers at Dodger Stadium for the first of a one-game set on Wednesday, August 10, 2022.
The Twins currently lead the American League Central with a record of 57-52. However, Minnesota has struggled away from Target Field, highlighted by their 26-27 mark on the road. The Dodgers are currently leading the West division with 76-33 and a home record of 39-15.
Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Resources
- Date: Wednesday, August 10, 2022
- Matchup: AL Central vs. NL West
- Venue: Dodger Stadium
- Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
- Time-TV: 10:10 PM p.m. ET – MLB.tv
Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Dodgers – Current Form
The Twins won 2-1 against the Tigers last Wednesday, and went 1-2 with the Blue Jays in their next game on Sunday. The Tigers scored only one runs against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, which was Minnesota’s best result in last two series.
The Twins were the weakest on Thursday, when the Toronto Blue Jays scored nine runs in game two of a four-contest series against the Blue Jays. The Dodgers have played excellent recently, highlighted by Los Angeles posting back-to-back series victories over the Giants and the Padres squads, resulting in a solid 7-0 record across that window. Their best perfomance was on Sunday, when they limited the Padres to scoring no runs in the third contest of a three-game series. Scoring nine runs against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday’s second game in the series was their best performance in their last 7 games.
Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Dodgers – Pitching Matchup
Minnesota: Sonny Gray (6-3, 3.19 ERA)
Sonny Gray takes the mound in the series opener as he makes his 16th start of the season for the Twins in this contest. He comes in 6-3 with a 3.19 ERA, a 1.11 WHIP, 24 walks and 74 strikeouts over 79.0 innings of work on the year. Minnesota’s 32-year-old right-hander didn’t factor in the decision in his last start, which came at home against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 4, 2022. He threw five innings, allowing runs on one hits with five walks and five strikeouts in a 3-9 the Twins loss. In his seven starts on the road this season, Gray is 4-2 with a 2.80 ERA, a 0.85 WHIP, six walks and 24 strikeouts over 35.1 innings of work.
Los Angeles: Unannounced
. So far, the Los Angeles pitching staff has tallied a 1.07 WHIP and a 2.87 team ERA, good for first overall. The offense has had 5.3 runs per match, and 3.58 strikeouts per walks. With a 0.782 season OPS, they’re coming into this match first overall.
Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Dodgers – Series History
Los Angeles had a great 2017 season in this matchup, tallying a 3-0 mark. In the first two games of this season, Los Angeles has come away with wins 2 times.