Twins at Yankees 10/4/19 - MLB Betting Picks & Odds
Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees
MLB: 7:07 PM EST
Oct. 04, 2019
Latest Odds : NYY -195 O/U 8.5
On Friday, the Minnesota Twins visit the Big Apple for Game 1 of their best of five American League Division Series against the New York Yankees. Minnesota won the American League Central by eight games over the Cleveland Indians. Minnesota lost its final game of the regular season but won six straight prior to that while fighting off the Indians for the division title.
New York won the American League East by seven games and finished with the third best record in baseball at 103-59. New York lost its final game of the regular season to the Texas Rangers 6-1. The Yankees have suffered through several injuries to top players but have a strong lineup top to bottom and hit over 300 home runs during the regular season.
Nelson Cruz is the Minnesota team leader in batting average at .311 and in home runs with 41. Eddie Rosario leads in RBIs with 109, while Jorge Polanco leads in hits with 186. As a team, Minnesota has a .270 batting average. The Twins have not yet announced their starting pitcher for Friday’s Game 1 against the Yankees.
DJ LeMahieu leads the Yankees with a .327 batting average and in hits with 197. Gleyber Torres leads in home runs with 38, while LeMahieu leads in RBIs with 102. As a team, New York is batting .267. The Yankees have not yet announced their starting pitcher for Friday’s opening game of the Division series with the Twins.
Recent Betting Trends:
Minnesota is 6-1 in its last 7
The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Twins last 6 on the road
New York is 1-4 in its last 5
The UNDER has cashed in 9 of the Yankees last 12 at home
Free Betting Pick: New York Yankees -195
New York has dominated its head to games with Minnesota winning 40 of the last 52 at Yankee Stadium and 60 of the 81 overall. New York has won 7 of its last 9 postseason games at home and 4 of its last 5 versus an opponent with a winning percentage higher than .600. Minnesota has lost 22 of its last 27 postseason games. Final Score Prediction, New York Yankees win 8-3