Twins vs. Astros MLB Same Game Parlay Picks – Friday, July 5

The Minnesota Twins versus Houston Astros game on Friday at 8:10 PM ET will feature a pair of hot hitters in Byron Buxton and Yordan Alvarez.

Curious what a same game parlay might look like for the Twins-Astros contest? Keep scrolling — we’ve got you covered with the important facts ahead.

Place your bets on any MLB matchup at BetMGM, and sign up with our link for a first-time deposit bonus!

Twins vs. Astros Prediction & Pick

  • Score Prediction: Twins 5, Astros 4
  • Expected Runs: 9.0

Twins vs. Astros Odds

  • Looking at the moneyline for Astros-Twins, Houston is the underdog at +130, and Minnesota is -154 playing at home.
  • The Twins-Astros contest on July 5 has been given an over/under of 8 runs. The over is set at -118 and the under at -104.

A potential way to build a same game parlay is to select a strikeout over/under prop of either team’s starting pitcher. Here’s a look at what’s available:

  • The Twins’ Pablo Lopez has a strikeout over/under of 6.5 at +126 for the over and -159 for the under.
  • For the Astros, Shawn Dubin has a strikeout total of 3.5 at +140 for the over and -179 for the under.

Twins vs. Astros Stats

  • The Twins have won 64.9% of the games this season when they were the moneyline favorite (37-20).
  • The Astros have entered the game as underdogs 21 times this season and won 11, or 52.4%, of those games.
  • In the 87 games in which bookmakers have set an over/under for Minnesota, it has combined with opponents to go over the total 43 times (43-42-2).
  • Houston and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 33 of its 87 opportunities.
Pablo Lopez (MIN) Pitcher Shawn Dubin (HOU)
8 – 6 W/L 1 – 1
94 IP 25.2
4.88 ERA 4.91
1.149 WHIP 1.558
10.5 K/9 9.5
1.9 BB/9 4.9

Twins vs. Astros Same Game Parlay Payout

Assuming you select the Twins — the computer favorite above — on the moneyline, choose the over per the computer prediction, and hit a successful parlay, here’s how much a $10 bet could net based the pitcher prop you tab:

  • Pablo Lopez over 6.5 strikeouts: $58.86
  • Pablo Lopez under 6.5 strikeouts: $39.64
  • Shawn Dubin over 3.5 strikeouts: $63.13
  • Shawn Dubin under 3.5 strikeouts: $37.49

Bet on this or any MLB matchup at BetMGM

Not all offers available in all states, please visit BetMGM for the latest promotions for your area. Must be 21+ to gamble, please wager responsibly. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, contact 1-800-GAMBLER.

Shared content written by the Lineups Staff!

Hot MLB Stories