Minnesota Twins vs New York Yankees Prediction MLB Picks 6/6/24

New York Yankees (43-19) vs Minnesota Twins (33-27)

Game Info: Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 7:05 pm (Yankee Stadium)

Marcus Stroman (5-2) (2.73) vs Pablo Lopez (5-5) (4.84)

Betting Odds: New York Yankees -150 / Minnesota Twins +138 --- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Minnesota Twins and the New York Yankees meet Thursday in MLB action from Yankee Stadium. Here’s a Minnesota Twins vs New York Yankees prediction. This will be the final installment in a three-game series. We will look at this from a betting perspective and determine the best bets for the game. We will examine:

• The Minnesota Twins recent form and player performance

• The New York Yankees recent form and player performance

• Recent betting trends and streaks involving the Minnesota Twins

• Recent betting trends and streaks involving the New York Yankees

• Recent betting trends in games played between the Twins and Yankees

• A summary that ties it all together and produces a favorable betting outcome for the Twins vs Yankees game

Minnesota Twins Betting Preview

The Twins played the Houston Astros over the weekend. Minnesota managed to take that series with victories 6-1 Friday and 4-3 in the finale. After a 5-1 loss to the Yankees on Tuesday in their opener, in game two the Twins took a 9-5 loss. Starter Chris Paddack put up 4.0 innings with seven earned runs.

It’ll be Pablo Lopez in the starter role for the finale on Thursday. Over his 12 starts this year Lopez is 5-5 with a 4.84 ERA and 75 Ks in 67.0 innings. Lopez is 44-44 with a 3.95 career ERA in 138 starts. The Twins will meet the Pirates after this series.

New York Yankees Betting Preview

Over on the Yankees’ side, they took on the San Francisco Giants in their weekend set. New York kept their win streak going in those matchups, taking all three 6-2, 7-3 and 7-5. On Wednesday the Yankees got 6.0 innings and two earned from starter Carlos Rodon.

Marcus Stroman will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on Thursday. So far this year Stroman is 5-2 with a 2.73 ERA in 12 starts with 55 Ks in 69.1 innings. Stroman is 82-78 with a 3.61 ERA in 243 career games (235 starts). The Yankees will face the Dodgers, Royals, and Red Sox following this series.

Twins vs Yankees Injury Notes

Yankees SP Gerrit Cole (elbow) posted 3.1 scoreless innings during a minor-league rehab start on Tuesday. CF Jasson Dominguez (elbow) had his rehab assignment extended an additional 10 days.

Total Runs Facts

  • Eight of the Twins' last nine games as underdogs against American League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • Each of the Yankees' last four night games after playing the previous day have gone OVER the total runs line.

New York Yankees Player Prop Facts

  • Aaron Judge has recorded a Double in three of the Yankees' last four home games against AL Central opponents that held a winning record.
  • Giancarlo Stanton has hit a home run in four of the Yankees' last six games as favorites against AL Central opponents.
  • Giancarlo Stanton has recorded at least one RBI in each of his last six appearances against the Twins.
  • Gleyber Torres has recorded at least one Single in each of the Yankees' last nine Thursday games at Yankee Stadium.
  • Marcus Stroman has recorded five or more strikeouts in 10 of his last 12 home appearances against AL opponents.
  • Aaron Judge has scored at least one run in each of the Yankees' last 12 games against AL opponents that held a winning record.
  • Gleyber Torres has recorded at least one hit in each of his last 14 appearances against AL Central opponents that held a winning record.
  • Jose Trevino has recorded at least one total base in each of his last nine appearances against AL Central opponents that held a winning record.
  • Aaron Judge ranks 1st amongst qualified players for Slugging Percentage (.667) this season.

Minnesota Twins Player Prop Facts

  • Carlos Correa has recorded at least one RBI in each of his last four appearances after playing the previous day.
  • Carlos Correa has recorded two or more total bases in each of his last eight Thursday appearances against AL teams that held a winning record.
  • Max Kepler has recorded at least one Single in four of his last five appearances with the Twins as road underdogs against AL East opponents.
  • Pablo Lopez has recorded six or more strikeouts in each of his nine previous appearances with the Twins as underdogs against AL opponents.
  • Carlos Correa has recorded at least one hit in each of his last eight Thursday appearances against AL teams that held a winning record.
  • Carlos Santana has hit a home run in each of his last three appearances with the Twins as road underdogs against AL East opponents.
  • Carlos Santana has scored at least one run in each of his last five appearances at Yankee Stadium.
  • Kyle Farmer has recorded a Double in each of his last three road appearances against AL opponents that held a winning record.

Matchup/League Facts

  • The New York Yankees rank 1st in the league for walks this season (242).
  • The New York Yankees rank 1st in the league for ERA this season (2.79).
  • The Minnesota Twins rank 4th in the league for doubles this season (110).
  • The Minnesota Twins rank 27th in the league for batting average this season (.228).

Minnesota Twins vs New York Yankees Prediction

I’ll probably just stay with the Yankees. Stroman is rolling along quite well these days. Over his last three starts combined Stroman is 2-0 with three earned in 20.2 innings total. As for Lopez, he was good in his last start (7.0 innings; one earned in a win). Prior to that however Stroman had 13 earned runs in 9.2 innings during a pair of losses, though.

On Wednesday the Yankees got off to a strong start with four runs in the first innings. New York should keep the offense humming along in the finale.

Andrew’s Pick New York Yankees -150

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