Minnesota Twins at Cleveland Guardians Matchup 9/6/23

Going for a series sweep on Wednesday, Correa and the Minnesota Twins (73-66) will visit the Cleveland Guardians (66-73), with first pitch slated for 1:10 PM ET.

Matchup

Game Spread Team Totals Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Game Hitters Rating Pitchers Rating Open Current Open Current Open Current Open Current Line Moves
Minnesota Twins Minnesota Twins Twins Conf Confirmed 0 0 -1.5 (+138) -1.5 (+136) 4.5 4.5 8 runs 8 runs -116 -130 line-movement
Cleveland Guardians Cleveland Guardians Guardians Conf Confirmed 0 0 +1.5 (-166) +1.5 (-164) 3.5 3.5 -102 +110

Odds Comparison

Vegas vs. Lineups.com Odds
Vegas Difference Vegas Difference
Moneyline -130 130 +110 110
Totals 4.5 4.5 3.5 3.5
Win Probability 56% 56% 47% 47%
Over/Under
Vegas Difference
Over/Under 8 8
Against the Spread(ATS) History
ATS Home Away
68-59 33-36 35-23
74-56 37-34 37-22
Over/Under History
Over/Under Home Away
68-65-6 33-32-4 35-33-2
57-76-3 24-44-1 33-32-2
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
7 or less 2-3-2 1-0-1 1-3-1 0-5-1 0-2-0 0-3-1
8 or 8.5 55-50-3 29-28-3 26-22-0 40-52-1 18-33-1 22-19-0
9 or 9.5 10-10-1 3-3-0 7-7-1 16-17-1 5-8-0 11-9-1
10 or 10.5 1-2-0 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-2-0 1-1-0 0-1-0
11 and over 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 33-37 47.1% 50 4.5
Favorite 53-43 55.2% 45.8 4.9
After Win 38-34 52.8% 51.4 4.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 35-36 49.3% 52.1 3.6
Underdog 31-46 40.3% 61 3.6
After Losses 31-24 56.4% 61.8 4.5

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.6 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4
4.3 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.3
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
5.0 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.2
4.8 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
5.1 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.3
4.8 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.3 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.2
4.5 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4

Minnesota Twins Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
9/5/23 MIN 8 @ CLE 3 -116 -102 8 runs 4.1 runs Sonny Gray (R) .978 .306 3.8 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .620 .226
9/4/23 MIN 20 @ CLE 6 -116 -102 8 runs 4.1 runs Pablo Lopez (R) 1.361 .435 3.8 runs Lucas Giolito (R) 1.000 .342
9/3/23 MIN 5 @ TEX 6 +126 -148 9 runs 3.8 runs Kenta Maeda (R) .814 .297 5.1 runs Jon Gray (R) 1.147 .361
9/2/23 MIN 9 @ TEX 7 +158 -188 9 runs 3.3 runs Dallas Keuchel (L) .789 .325 5.6 runs Jordan Montgomery (L) .749 .237
9/2/23 MIN 5 @ TEX 1 +132 -156 8 runs 3.3 runs Joe Ryan (R) .770 .206 4.6 runs Max Scherzer (R) .374 .103
8/30/23 MIN 2 vs CLE 5 -154 +130 8 runs 4.6 runs Sonny Gray (R) .399 .125 3.3 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .625 .200

Cleveland Guardians Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
9/5/23 CLE 3 vs MIN 8 -102 -116 8 runs 3.8 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .620 .226 4.1 runs Sonny Gray (R) .978 .306
9/4/23 CLE 6 vs MIN 20 -102 -116 8 runs 3.8 runs Lucas Giolito (R) 1.000 .342 4.1 runs Pablo Lopez (R) 1.361 .435
9/3/23 CLE 2 vs TB 6 +126 -148 9.5 runs 4.0 runs Xzavion Curry (R) .415 .152 5.4 runs Taj Bradley (R) .791 .333
9/2/23 CLE 7 vs TB 6 +100 -118 8.5 runs 4.1 runs Logan Allen (L) .753 .310 4.4 runs Zack Littell (R) .755 .256
9/1/23 CLE 3 vs TB 2 +152 -180 8 runs 3.0 runs Cal Quantrill (R) .573 .258 4.9 runs Tyler Glasnow (R) .483 .161
8/30/23 CLE 5 @ MIN 2 +130 -154 8 runs 3.3 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .625 .200 4.6 runs Sonny Gray (R) .399 .125

Twins vs. Guardians Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2023
  • Time: 1:10 PM ET
  • TV: MLBN
  • Twins Starter: Joe Ryan
  • Guardians Starter: Gavin Williams
  • Moneyline Favorite: Twins -125
  • Moneyline Underdog: Guardians +105
  • Over/Under: 9 runs

Twins vs. Guardians Matchup Statistics

  • The Twins rank 13th in runs scored with 650, 4.7 per game.
  • Minnesota is 67-13 in games this season when it put up five or more runs.
  • The Guardians have scored the 27th-most runs in the league this season with just 566 (4.1 per game).
  • Cleveland has won 39 of its 52 games this season in which it scored more than four runs.
  • The Twins have a 3.95 team ERA that ranks seventh across all MLB pitching staffs.
  • Minnesota's pitching staff ranks second in the majors with a collective 9.4 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • The Guardians have the 10th-best ERA (4.01) in the majors this season.
  • Cleveland has an 8.1 K/9 this season as a pitching staff, which ranks 27th in baseball.

Twins vs. Guardians Previous Meetings

Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
9/5/2023 Twins -1.5 8 -115 -105 8-3 MIN
9/4/2023 Twins -1.5 8 -115 -105 20-6 MIN
8/30/2023 Twins -1.5 8 -148 +124 5-2 CLE
8/29/2023 Twins -1.5 7.5 -175 +145 4-2 CLE
8/28/2023 Twins -1.5 8.5 -175 +145 10-6 MIN
6/4/2023 Twins -1.5 7.5 -135 +115 2-1 CLE
6/3/2023 Twins -1.5 7.5 -130 +110 4-2 CLE
6/2/2023 Twins -1.5 8 -130 +110 1-0 MIN
6/1/2023 Twins -1.5 8 -140 +120 7-6 MIN
5/7/2023 Twins -1.5 8.5 -165 +140 2-0 CLE

Twins Leaders

  • Carlos Correa has 111 hits with a .312 on-base percentage and a .399 slugging percentage, all club-highs for the Twins.
  • Among all qualifying batters in the major leagues, Correa's batting average ranks him 125th, his on-base percentage is 108th, and he is 113th in slugging.
  • Correa heads into this matchup on a five-game hit streak. In his last five games he is hitting .429 with a home run, a walk and five RBI.
  • Max Kepler has 20 doubles, 21 home runs and 35 walks while batting .251.
  • Donovan Solano is hitting .294 with 25 doubles, a triple, five home runs and 37 walks.
  • Solano has logged a hit in two games in a row. During his last five outings he is batting .409 with a double, a triple, a home run and six RBI.
  • Jorge Polanco is hitting .264 with 15 doubles, 12 home runs and 30 walks.
  • Polanco has picked up a hit in two straight games. During his last five outings he is hitting .333 with a double, two home runs, four walks and five RBI.

Guardians Leaders

  • Jose Ramirez has 140 hits with a .346 OBP, leading the Guardians in both stats.
  • Ramirez is 54th in MLB with a .270 batting average, his .346 OBP ranks 37th, and he sits at No. 41 in MLB play with a .471 slugging percentage.
  • Steven Kwan is slugging .373 to lead his club.
  • Kwan is batting .269 this season (56th in MLB), with a .335 OBP (61st) and .373 sugging percentage (123rd).
  • Josh Naylor has 25 doubles, 15 home runs and 24 walks while hitting .305.
  • Andres Gimenez is batting .232 with 23 doubles, four triples, 12 home runs and 31 walks.

Twins vs. Guardians Injury Report

  • Twins: Michael A. Taylor: 10-Day Injured List (Hamstring), Byron Buxton: 10-Day Injured List (Hamstring), Alex Kirilloff: 10-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Brock Stewart: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Tyler Mahle: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Oliver Ortega: 60-Day Injured List (Back), Jorge Alcala: 60-Day Injured List (Forearm), José De León: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Nick Gordon: 60-Day Injured List (Shin), Jose Miranda: 60-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Matt Canterino: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Chris Paddack: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow)
  • Guardians: Michael Kelly: 15-Day Injured List (Back), Shane Bieber: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Triston McKenzie: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Gavin Williams: Day-to-day (Knee)