Rays Vs Twins: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – June 12, 2022

Written By Staff on June 11, 2022

The Minnesota Twins (35-26) will try to sweep a three-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays (34-25). The finale starts at 2:10 PM ET on Sunday. Jeffrey Springs starts for Tampa Bay (-122 to win) while Minnesota (+104) will counter with Cole Sands.

The insights in what follows reference odds valid as of June 12, 2022 at 1:25 PM ET.

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Rays vs Twins Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Springs (TB) Pitcher Sands (MIN)
2 – 2 W/L 0 – 2
44.1 IP 11.2
1.62 ERA 8.49
0.925 WHIP 1.971
9.1 K/9 10
2 BB/9 4.6

Rays Probable Starter Jeffrey Springs

  • Springs (2-2) takes the mound for the Rays in his eighth start of the season. He has a 1.62 ERA in 44 1/3 innings pitched, with 45 strikeouts.
  • His most recent time out was on Tuesday against the St. Louis Cardinals, when the left-hander threw 6 2/3 scoreless innings while giving up six hits.
  • The 29-year-old has a 1.62 ERA and 9.1 strikeouts per nine innings in 15 games this season, while allowing a batting average of .196 to opposing hitters.
  • Springs is looking to record his third quality start of the season.
  • He will match up with a Twins squad that is batting .254 as a unit (fifth in MLB). It is also slugging a collective .417 (sixth in MLB) with 73 total home runs (eighth in MLB).

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of June 12, 2022 at 1:25 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Twins Stats vs Springs

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Gio Urshela 4 .250 1 0 0 .250 .750
Gary Sánchez 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Twins Probable Starter Cole Sands

  • Sands heads to the mound for the Twins to make his third start of the season, seeking his first win.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Tuesday, when he threw 3 2/3 innings, giving up four earned runs while allowing eight hits against the New York Yankees.
  • He has pitched in four games this season with an ERA of 8.49, a batting average against of .327 and 10 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • The Rays have scored 249 runs this season, which ranks 19th in MLB. They have 458 hits, 25th in baseball, with 57 home runs (17th in the league).

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of June 12, 2022 at 1:25 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Rays Stats vs Sands

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Rene Pinto 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Taylor Walls 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Isaac Paredes 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Randy Arozarena 1 1.000 1 0 1 1.000 3.000
Brett Phillips 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Manuel Margot 1 1.000 1 0 1 1.000 2.000
Harold Ramirez 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Rays Betting Trends

  • The Rays have been the moneyline favorite 44 total times this season. They’ve finished 28-16 in those games.
  • Tampa Bay has a 27-15 record (winning 64.3% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline favorite of -122 or shorter.
  • Based on this contest’s moneyline, the Rays have an implied win probability of 55%.
  • Tampa Bay has played in 59 games with an over/under set, and has combined with their opponents to go over the total 28 times (28-29-2).
  • The Rays are 27-32-0 ATS this season.
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Twins Betting Trends

  • This season, the Twins have been the underdog 24 times and won 11, or 45.8%, of those games.
  • Minnesota has entered 19 games this season as the underdog by +104 or more and is 8-11 in those contests.
  • The bookmakers’ moneyline implies a 49% chance of a victory for the Twins.
  • Games involving Minnesota have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 31 of 61 chances this season.
  • The Twins are 28-33-0 against the spread this season.

Rays Players to Watch

  • Randy Arozarena has accumulated a slugging percentage of .439 and has 59 hits, both team-best numbers for the Rays. He’s hitting .267 with 13 doubles, two triples, seven home runs and 13 walks.
  • Among the qualified hitters, Arozarena ranks 53rd in batting average, while his on-base percentage ranks 102nd and he is 54th in slugging.
  • Yandy Diaz’s .411 on-base percentage leads his team, and he has four doubles, three home runs and 35 walks while batting .274.
  • Diaz ranks 41st in batting average, third in on base percentage, and 130th in slugging in baseball.
  • Manuel Margot has seven doubles, a triple, three home runs and 15 walks while batting .316.
  • Ji-Man Choi has 11 doubles, five home runs and 19 walks while batting .277.
  • Choi takes a 10-game hitting streak into this game. During his last 10 outings he is hitting .324 with four doubles, two home runs, two walks and 11 RBI.

Rays Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Randy Arozarena 221 .267 27 7 30 .312 .751
Yandy Díaz 164 .274 23 3 14 .411 .765
Kevin Kiermaier 162 .222 24 6 15 .254 .624
Manuel Margot 152 .316 18 3 23 .381 .815
Taylor Walls 145 .152 15 3 7 .245 .507
Harold Ramirez 140 .293 19 2 19 .331 .717
Ji-Man Choi 130 .277 19 5 30 .364 .841
Brett Phillips 116 .172 13 4 10 .236 .546
Francisco Mejía 90 .222 10 2 13 .228 .584
Vidal Brujan 85 .153 6 1 8 .204 .439

Twins Players to Watch

  • Luis Arraez has 66 hits and an OBP of .449 to go with a slugging percentage of .444. All three of those stats lead Minnesota hitters this season.
  • Among all qualifying hitters, Arraez ranks first in batting average, his on-base percentage is first, and he is 47th in slugging percentage.
  • Byron Buxton is batting .236 with a .594 slugging percentage and 30 RBI this year.
  • Jorge Polanco is batting .248 with a .393 slugging percentage and 33 RBI this year.
  • Max Kepler is batting .249 with a .348 OBP and 27 RBI for Minnesota this season.

Twins Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Jorge Polanco 214 .248 28 7 33 .340 .733
Luis Arraez 180 .367 33 3 19 .449 .893
Gio Urshela 179 .274 23 5 24 .330 .732
Max Kepler 173 .249 24 6 27 .348 .758
Gary Sánchez 172 .215 17 7 28 .277 .696
Byron Buxton 165 .236 35 17 30 .317 .911
Carlos Correa 152 .296 22 5 19 .363 .824
Nick Gordon 133 .256 15 1 8 .298 .666
Trevor Larnach 131 .252 20 5 18 .329 .795
Ryan Jeffers 129 .171 15 4 15 .262 .564

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