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The (6-9) Minnesota Twins of the American League Central Division will stay in “THE GREAT NORTHWEST” for the second game a three-game weekend set. Minnesota will take on the (6-9) Seattle Mariners of the American League West in 2015 MLB action. The teams will play at picturesque Safeco Field in trendy Seattle, Washington. The Best Sports Handicapper believes the Minnesota Twins are playing better than experts expect. Seattle has plenty of room for improvement. The opening betting line has Seattle as a -170 home favorite; the betting total is 6′ runs for Saturday’s game.
The 2015 Minnesota Twins have lost three of their last five, the first game against Seattle is Friday Night April 24th. Minnesota brought nine runners across the plate in their last series at Kansas City. Minnesota is in a tie for third in the Division, five and a half games out of first place. First Baseman Joe Mauer is leading the Twins offensive charge with a .291 Batting average, 16 Hits and a .375 on Base Percentage. Newly Acquired Torii Hunter has a team-high six RBI’ S. Minnesota has a team batting average of .226. The Twins pitchers are allowing the opposition a .273 team batting average. The betting odds over the total are 10-2 Minnesota last twelve baseball games on Friday’s. The Twins are 2-8 their last ten away from the “TWIN CITIES”. Minnesota will be back home for an eleven game homestand starting April 27th against Detroit. Minnesota is 5-5 their last ten baseball games overall, going over the betting odds total five times, staying under the betting odds total four and have a push. Right Hander pitcher Trevor May (1-1) with a 4.76 ERA this season will be on the hill for game two of the MLB Expert Picks series at Seattle. The Kelso, Washington native went six innings, giving up four hits and a run in his last outing on April 19th in a 7-2 home win against Cleveland. Minnesota is 19-39 their last fifty-eight baseball games on Friday’s. The Minnesota Twins are 100/1 to win the 2015 American League Pennant.
The 2015 Seattle Mariners lost two of three in their last series at home against Houston. The Mariners scored eleven runs in the series. The Mariners are in a tie for fourth place in the AL West, two games out of first place. Right Fielder Nelson Cruz leads the charge hitting the baseball. The Slugger leads the team in all five major categories. Seattle has a .403 On Base Percentage as a team with a .247 team Batting average. Mariners pitching is solid, allowing the opposing hitters to a .268 average. The betting odds over the total are 7-2 Seattle last nine baseball games on Friday’s. The Mariners are 7-3 their last ten MLB games on Friday’s. Seattle is 3-3 their last six at home, going over the betting odds total three times and staying under the betting odds total three. The Seattle Mariners will send their ace, Right Hander James Paxton (0-1) with an 8.40 ERA on the hill for Saturday’s matchup. The 6’4″ 220 pounder pitched 2.2 innings allowing ten hits and seven runs in his last start, a 11-10 home victory over Texas on April 19th. The Seattle Mariners are 8/1 to win the 2015 American League Title.
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