Cleveland Guardians at Minnesota Twins - 9/10/22 MLB Picks and Prediction
Minnesota Twins (69-68) vs Cleveland Guardians (71-65)
Game Info: Saturday, September 10, 2022 at 7:15 pm (Target Field)
Chris Archer (2-7) (4.47) vs Triston McKenzie (9-11) (3.18)
Betting Odds: Minnesota Twins +108 / Cleveland Guardians -126 --- Over/Under: 7 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Minnesota Twins and Cleveland Guardians square off Saturday night in a MLB contest at Target Field. The Cleveland Guardians look for a win after splitting their last 6 games. The Minnesota Twins need a win after losing 7 of their last 9 games.
The Minnesota Twins have scored 11 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 4 of their last 6 games. The Twins have won 6 of their last 9 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Luis Arraez leads the Twins with 147 hits and 45 RBI, while Carlos Correa and Gio Urshela have combined for 222 hits and 103 RBI. Chris Archer gets the ball, and he is 2-7 with a 4.47 ERA and 83 strikeouts this season. Archer is 0-7 with a 5.53 ERA and 39 strikeouts in his career against the Guardians.
The Cleveland Guardians have scored 12 runs in their last 3 games and 3 or fewer runs in 6 of their last 9 games. The Guardians have lost 9 straight games when scoring 3 or fewer runs. Amed Rosario leads the Guardians with 148 hits and 52 RBI, while Jose Ramirez and Steven Kwan have combined for 273 hits and 145 RBI. Triston McKenzie gets the ball, and he is 9-11 with a 3.18 ERA and 154 strikeouts this season. McKenzie is 1-5 with a 7.05 ERA and 41 strikeouts in his career against the Twins.
The Guardians are 11-5 in their last 16 road games and 2-6 in their last 8 overall. The Twins are 5-1 in their last 6 home games and 2-6 in their last 8 overall. The under is 22-6-1 in Guardians last 29 overall. The over is 10-4-2 in Twins last 16 Saturday games.
Chris Archer runs hot and cold, and you're never sure which version is going to show up. Triston McKenzie has quietly had a fabulous season with his 3.18 ERA and 0.97 WHIP. Archer has been owned by the Guardians throughout his career, and the Twins just can't get out of their own way. It's hard to ignore the Guardians and the cheap price here, probably one of the best value plays on Saturday's card.