Minnesota Twins at Houston Astros: 8/25/22 MLB Picks and Prediction

Houston Astros (79-45) vs Minnesota Twins (62-59)

Game Info: Thursday, August 25, 2022 at 8:10 pm (Minute Maid Park)

Luis Garcia (10-8) (4.01) vs Chris Archer (2-6) (4.02)

Betting Odds: Houston Astros -172 / Minnesota Twins +125 --- Over/Under: 8 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Houston Astros will host the Minnesota Twins in the third game of their series in the American League West versus American League Central from Minute Maid Park on Thursday night. The weather is expected to be mildly humid with a 100% chance of rain and 3.6 miles per hour winds.  

The Houston Astros are coming off of a 2 run win against the Atlanta Braves in their last game.  Jose Altuve hit a leadoff homer and Trey Mancini added a two-run shot to help the Astros get the win. The series is at 2-0 in favor of the Houston Astros going into game 3.  

Framber Valdez got the start for the Houston Astros. He has a 2.65 ERA, with 142 strikes and a 1.13 whip. He allowed two hits and one run with eight strikeouts in seven innings in the win. 

Houston Astros right-hander, Luis Garcia will be the starter for this one. He has a 4.09 ERA with 127 strikes and a 1.18 whip. 

The Minnesota Twins are coming off of a 2 run loss against the Texas Rangers in their last game. The series is at 2-0 in favor of the Houston Astros going into game 3.    . 

Dylan Bundy got the start for the Minnesota Twins. He has a 4.56 ERA, with 77 strikes and a 1.21 whip. He pitched 5 innings in the loss and had 3 hits and 0 strikeouts. 

Minnesota Twins right-hander, Chris Archer will be the starter for this one. He has a 4.02 ERA with 76 strikes and a 1.26 whip. 

The Minnesota Twins are 1-8 in their last 9 Thursday games and are 0-5 in their last 5 overall. The Minnesota Twins are also 0-4 in their last 4 games following a loss and are 0-5 in their last 5 games on grass. The Houston Astros are 6-2 in their last 8 games following a win and are 39-13 in their last 52 Thursday games. The Houston Astros are also 40-14 in their last 54 home games. The Houston Astros should get another win en route to a possible sweep here. 

Clayton’s Pick Astros -1.5

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