Free MLB Pick: Rays vs Twins Odds
Looking for Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins free plays? MLB betting sees the Rays taking on the Twins on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at Target Field Minneapolis, Minnesota. Cappers Picks provides complimentary expert handicapping picks on all MLB baseball matchups all season long so stay tuned for more FREE daily MLB predictions.
(22-29) Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins (15-37)
Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016
Time: 8:10 PM ET
Venue: Target Field Minneapolis, Minnesota
Projected Pitchers: Matt Moore vs. Kyle Gibson
MLB Moneyline Odds: Rays -117 / Twins +107
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Mariners -1.5 +135 / Twins +1.5 -155
MLB Betting Total: 8.5
Live MLB Odds
Updated Sportsbook Bonuses For Today
The Rays are reeling, as they have lost 7 of their last 8 games including their last 4. They are in last place in the AL East 9 games back of the Boston Red Sox.
The Twins have the worst record in the Majors and they have lost 3 in a row. Minnesota sits in the basement of the AL Central 15 games back of the Kansas City Royals.
The Rays have had the Twins’ number in the last few seasons winning 17 of their last 24 games against them overall and 10 of their last 13 against them in Minnesota.
In their last games the Twins lost to the Oakland A’s 5-1 and the Mariners lost to the Kansas City Royals 6-3.
Tampa Bay Rays
The Rays rank 24th in the Majors in runs scored and 17th in team ERA. Their pitching has been torched giving up 22 runs in their last 3 games.
Matt Moore (2-3 5.21 ERA) goes for the Rays tonight and in his last start he gave up 3 runs in 6 innings in a 9-5 win over the New York Yankees. Before that outing Tampa Bay had lost 6 straight with him on the hill.
Before Moore’s last start he was 0-1 with an ERA of 8.53 in his previous 4 starts.
Moore is 1-0 with a 3.24 ERA in 3 starts facing the Twins and he has not pitched against them since was back in 2013.
The Rays are 2-8 in Moore’s last 10 road starts.
This season the Rays are 11-14 on the road.
San Diego Padres
At least you can say the Twins are balanced, as they rank 28th in the Majors in both runs scored and team ERA.
Kyle Gibson (0-3 6.10 ERA) gets the start for the Twins and in his last start he was shelled giving up 7 earned runs in only 3 innings in a 8-4 loss to the Washington Nationals. He was just activated from the DL and has not made a start since April 24th.
The Twins have lost 3 of 4 Gibson’s starts this season.
To say that Gibson has struggled in his career facing the Rays would be in an understatement, as he is 0-4 with a less than stellar ERA of 8.85 in 4 starts facing them.
The Twins are only 1-4 in their last 5 home games with Gibson getting the starting nod.
This season the Twins are 8-15at home, which is the 2nd fewest runs home wins in the bigs.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Rays are 1-6 in their last 7 road games.
- Rays are 0-4 in their last 4 overall.
- Rays have an Over record of 15-5-2 in their last 22 games.
- Twins are 4-11 in their last 15 games vs. a left-handed starter.
- Twins are 2-11 in their last 13 home games.
- Twins have an Over record of 7-2 in their last 9 games.
Free Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins MLB Prediction:
Gibson had 2 legit minor league starts before coming back to the big club and while the Twins are the home underdogs they will take this game.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: OVER the Number
In the last 5 games between these teams the total has gone Over every time and that trend will continue tonight.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Minnesota 6 – Tampa Bay 4
If you’re looking for more picks like this Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins we’ll be providing 4* free MLB plays on the blog all season long, and check out our Experts for guaranteed premium & free MLB Baseball picks!
Check out our Updated MLB Betting Odds.