Red Sox vs. Twins Wednesday Pick

Boston Red Sox vs. Minnesota Twins, 6/20/2018 Prediction & Odds

Following their 6-2 loss on Tuesday night, will the Boston Red Sox rebound Wednesday night when they visit the Minnesota Twins again at 8:10 p.m. ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

967 Boston Red Sox (-155) at 968 Minnesota Twins (+140); 8.5 runs

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

8:10 p.m. ET, Target Field


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Public Betting Trends

Oddsmakers from online sportsbooks currently list the Red Sox as a -155 favorite. As of this writing, 75% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Red Sox to beat the Twins on the moneyline. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our MLB Public Betting Page for updated figures on this game.

Red Sox' Price takes care of Mariners in last start

David Price pitched seven one-run innings and struck out seven in a 2-1 victory over the Mariners on Thursday. Price had a dandy of a pitching duel with Felix Hernandez, and it was the Boston southpaw who came out on top on Thursday night. The only run allowed was on a sac fly by Guillermo Heredia in the bottom of the fifth, and outside of that inning Price completely silenced the Seattle offense. Price will take a 3.76 ERA and 79 strikeouts (in 81 1/3 innings) into his next start on Wednesday against the Twins.

Twins' Lynn posts quality start in loss to Tigers

Lance Lynn logged a quality start in Thursday's loss to the Tigers, allowing three runs on five hits over his 6 2/3 innings of work. The right-hander racked up nine strikeouts on the afternoon and only issued one walk. He shut the Tigers down through the first six frames, but they broke through for three runs in the seventh, capped by a two-run blast by JaCoby Jones. It's his fifth straight quality start after a disastrous start to the season. He'll carry a 4.98 ERA and 1.60 WHIP into a difficult matchup against the Red Sox on Wednesday.

MLB Betting Trends


The Red Sox are 5-2 in their last seven games versus the Twins.


The over is 6-1-1 in the last eight meetings between these two teams when played in Minnesota.


The Red Sox are a perfect 7-0 in Price's last seven starts, are 4-0 in his last four road outings and are 9-0 in his last nine starts when their opponent scores five runs or more in its previous contest. On the other side, the Twins are 5-16 in their last 21 games versus the American League East and are 1-4 in Lynn's last five home starts when facing an opponent with a winning record.


The Pick: Boston Red Sox -155


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