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    The Baltimore Orioles (53-35) are underdogs (+131) as they try to sweep a three-game series against the Minnesota Twins (45-45, -153). The series finale begins at 2:10 PM ET on Sunday. Joe Ryan starts for Minnesota while Baltimore will counter with Kyle Gibson.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Twins vs. Orioles

    • Game Day: Sunday, July 9, 2023
    • Game Time: 2:10 PM ET
    • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • Stadium: Target Field
    Twins vs Orioles Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Twins -153 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Twins vs. the Orioles?

    • TV Channel: BSN

    Twins Stats & Trends

    Twins Batting

    • The Twins average 1.3 home runs per game to rank eighth in baseball with 114 total home runs.
    • Minnesota’s .232 batting average ranks 25th in MLB.
    • The Twins’ .309 on-base percentage ranks 25th in MLB.
    • Minnesota’s 10.0 strikeouts per game are the most in MLB.
    • The Twins average 1.3 homers per home game this season (63 total at home).
    • Minnesota is slugging .430 with 3.3 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club is batting .245 with 377 hits (8.0 per game) at home this season.

    Twins Key Batters

    • Carlos Correa leads Minnesota in slugging percentage (.402) thanks to 30 extra-base hits. He has a .225 batting average and an on-base percentage of .298.
    • He is 130th in batting average, 130th in on-base percentage, and 98th in slugging among all qualifying hitters in the majors.
    • Correa will look for his third straight game with a hit in this matchup. In his last five games he is batting .333 with a double, two walks and an RBI.
    • Byron Buxton leads the Twins in OBP (.304) and total hits (54) this season. He’s batting .212 while slugging .443.
    • He is 142nd in batting average, 122nd in on-base percentage and 62nd in slugging in the majors.
    • Donovan Solano has 61 hits this season and has a slash line of .285/.378/.430.
    • Solano has picked up a hit in five straight games. During his last five outings he is batting .500 with six doubles, a home run, a walk and three RBI.
    • Max Kepler is batting .211 with a .284 OBP and 30 RBI for Minnesota this season.

    Orioles Stats & Trends

    Orioles Batting

    • The Orioles’ 101 home runs rank 16th in Major League Baseball.
    • Baltimore’s .251 batting average ranks 14th in the majors this season.
    • The Orioles have an on-base percentage of .321 this season, which ranks 15th in the league.
    • Baltimore ranks eighth in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 8.2 Ks per contest.
    • They have averaged 1.2 home runs per game in their 44 road contests this season.
    • Baltimore is slugging .419 in 44 road games this season.
    • In away games this season, they’re batting .250 with 8.8 base hits per contest.

    Orioles Key Batters

    • Adley Rutschman has racked up a team-high OBP (.373) and slugging percentage (.413). He’s batting .270.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in the majors, his batting average is 49th, his on-base percentage ranks 16th, and he is 86th in slugging.
    • Anthony Santander has 24 doubles, a triple, 14 home runs and 31 walks while hitting .266. He’s slugging .477 with an on-base percentage of .333.
    • Including all qualified hitters, he is 54th in batting average, 65th in on-base percentage and 40th in slugging percentage.
    • Adam Frazier has 12 doubles, a triple, 10 home runs and 24 walks while hitting .232.
    • Cedric Mullins is batting .245 with 15 doubles, three triples, eight home runs and 35 walks.

    Twins vs. Orioles Probable Pitchers

    Joe Ryan (MIN) Pitcher Kyle Gibson (BAL)
    8 – 5 W/L 8 – 6
    102.2 IP 102.2
    3.42 ERA 4.73
    0.984 WHIP 1.364
    10.0 K/9 6.8
    1.4 BB/9 3.1

    Twins vs. Orioles Injury Updates

    • Twins: Royce Lewis: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Jorge Polanco: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Brock Stewart: 15 Day IL (Elbow), José De León: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Caleb Thielbar: 15 Day IL (Oblique), Tyler Mahle: 60 Day IL (Arm), Jorge Alcala: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Nick Gordon: 60 Day IL (Shin), Chris Paddack: 60 Day IL (Elbow)
    • Orioles: Ryan Mountcastle: 10 Day IL (Vertigo), Keegan Akin: 15 Day IL (Back), Cionel Pérez: 15 Day IL (Forearm), Austin Voth: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Mychal Givens: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), John Means: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Dillon Tate: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Austin Hays: day-to-day (Hip)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Twins and Orioles (Last 10 Games)

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