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    The Minnesota Twins (31-27) will look to keep a three-game win streak going when they host the Cleveland Guardians (25-32) on Saturday at 7:15 PM ET. The Twins are favored (-136) over the Guardians (+116). Minnesota has Sonny Gray starting things off, while Cleveland counters with Logan Allen.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Twins vs. Guardians

    • Game Day: Saturday, June 3, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:15 PM ET
    • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • Stadium: Target Field
    Twins vs Guardians Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Twins -136 7.5

    How Do I Watch the Twins vs. the Guardians?

    • TV Channel: FOX

    Twins Stats & Trends

    Twins Batting

    • The Twins average 1.3 home runs per game to rank eighth in MLB play with 76 total home runs.
    • Minnesota’s .233 batting average ranks 23rd in MLB.
    • The Twins are 20th in MLB with a .316 on-base percentage.
    • Minnesota’s hitters strike out 10.2 times per game, the most in the majors.
    • The Twins average 1.4 homers per game when playing at home this season (42 total in home outings).
    • Minnesota has a .437 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.4 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • At home this season the club averages 8.1 hits per game and is batting .245.

    Twins Key Batters

    • Byron Buxton leads Minnesota in OBP (.325), slugging percentage (.445) and total hits (40) this season. He has a .220 batting average.
    • Among qualified batters in baseball, his batting average ranks 143rd, his on-base percentage ranks 97th, and he is 73rd in slugging.
    • Carlos Correa has 11 doubles, a triple, six home runs and 25 walks. He’s batting .207 and slugging .372 with an on-base percentage of .299.
    • His batting average ranks 155th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 140th, and his slugging percentage 133rd.
    • Joey Gallo has 25 hits this season and has a slash line of .181/.315/.471.
    • Max Kepler has six home runs, 15 RBI and a batting average of .200 this season.
    • Kepler has safely hit in three straight games. In his last five games he is batting .143 with an RBI.

    Guardians Stats & Trends

    Guardians Batting

    • The Guardians’ 33 home runs rank last in MLB this season.
    • Cleveland’s .232 batting average ranks 24th in the majors this season.
    • The Guardians have an on-base percentage of .300 this season, which ranks 27th in the league.
    • Cleveland has shown good bat-to-ball skills at the plate this season with the second-best strikeout rate (7.1 per game) among MLB offenses.
    • In 30 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 21 homers, an average of 0.7 per contest.
    • In 30 road games this season, it is slugging .357 with 75 hits going for extra bases.
    • They are averaging 8.4 base hits per game and batting .241 on the road this season.

    Guardians Key Batters

    • Jose Ramirez has accumulated 57 hits, a team-best for the Guardians. He’s batting .271 and slugging .452 with an on-base percentage of .340.
    • Including all qualifying hitters in the majors, he ranks 56th in batting average, 69th in on-base percentage and 64th in slugging percentage.
    • Steven Kwan’s .341 OBP and .345 slugging percentage both pace his team. He has a batting average of .261.
    • He is 77th in batting average, 67th in on-base percentage and 152nd in slugging percentage in the big leagues.
    • Josh Naylor is hitting .253 with eight doubles, eight home runs and 15 walks.
    • Andres Gimenez has nine doubles, a triple, three home runs and eight walks while hitting .232.

    Twins vs. Guardians Probable Pitchers

    Sonny Gray (MIN) Pitcher Logan Allen (CLE)
    4 – 0 W/L 2 – 2
    60.1 IP 39.2
    1.94 ERA 2.72
    1.193 WHIP 1.311
    10.3 K/9 9.8
    3.6 BB/9 2.5

    Twins vs. Guardians Injury Updates

    • Twins: Trevor Larnach: 10 Day IL (Pneumonia), Kenta Maeda: 15 Day IL (Tricep), Caleb Thielbar: 15 Day IL (Oblique strain), Jorge Alcala: 15 Day IL (Forearm), Tyler Mahle: 60 Day IL (Arm), Nick Gordon: 60 Day IL (Shin), Gilberto Celestino: 60 Day IL (Thumb), Chris Paddack: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Carlos Correa: day-to-day (Foot), Byron Buxton: day-to-day (Ribs), Joey Gallo: day-to-day (Hamstring)
    • Guardians: Cal Quantrill: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Peyton Battenfield: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Triston McKenzie: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Cody Morris: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)

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