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    Joey Gallo leads the Minnesota Twins (60-58) into a matchup with the Philadelphia Phillies (65-52) following his two-home run showing in an 8-1 win over the Phillies. The Phillies are moneyline favorites (-119) for this game against the underdog Twins (+100), which starts at 1:35 PM ET on Sunday. Philadelphia’s Ranger Suarez starts against Minnesota’s Sonny Gray.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Phillies vs. Twins

    • Game Day: Sunday, August 13, 2023
    • Game Time: 1:35 PM ET
    • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Stadium: Citizens Bank Park
    Phillies vs Twins Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Phillies -119 9

    How Do I Watch the Phillies vs. the Twins?

    • TV Channel: NBCS-PH

    Phillies Stats & Trends

    Phillies Batting

    • The Phillies rank 15th in MLB play with 137 total home runs.
    • Philadelphia’s .257 batting average is seventh-best in the majors.
    • The Phillies rank 12th in MLB with an on-base percentage of .325.
    • Philadelphia strikes out 9.1 times per game to rank 24th in the majors.
    • The Phillies average 1.2 homers per game when playing at home this season (71 total in home outings).
    • Philadelphia is averaging 3.1 extra-base hits per game while slugging .435 in home contests.
    • The team is batting .264 with 503 hits (8.8 per game) at home this season.

    Phillies Key Batters

    • Bryson Stott has 129 hits this season and a team-best OBP of .343. He has a .299 batting average and a slugging percentage of .441.
    • Among all qualified hitters, he ranks 10th in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks 47th, and he is 69th in slugging.
    • Alec Bohm has 21 doubles, 12 home runs and 31 walks. He’s batting .288 and slugging .433 with an on-base percentage of .341.
    • Among qualified hitters, his batting average ranks him 16th, his on-base percentage 50th, and his slugging percentage 75th.
    • Kyle Schwarber is batting .184 with a .428 slugging percentage and 73 RBI this year.
    • Nicholas Castellanos leads Philadelphia with 130 hits and a team-best slugging percentage of .475.
    • Castellanos takes a 13-game hitting streak into this game. In his last 10 games he is batting .366 with a double, five home runs, a walk and 10 RBI.

    Twins Stats & Trends

    Twins Batting

    • The Twins have hit 159 homers this season, which ranks eighth in the league.
    • Minnesota’s .236 batting average ranks 24th in the majors this season.
    • The Twins have an on-base percentage of .314 this season, which ranks 21st in the league.
    • Minnesota is a team with a lot of swing and miss this season, ranking last with an average of 10.3 strikeouts per game.
    • In 62 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 80 homers, an average of 1.3 per contest.
    • In 62 road games this season, it is slugging .388 with 180 hits going for extra bases.
    • They are averaging 7.8 base hits per game and batting .226 on the road this season.

    Twins Key Batters

    • Carlos Correa has put up a team-best OBP (.306) and slugging percentage (.409), and leads the Twins in hits (95, while batting .230).
    • He ranks 124th in batting average, 118th in on-base percentage and 99th in slugging percentage among all qualifying batters in the majors.
    • Correa hopes to build on an eight-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last 10 outings he is hitting .286 with two doubles, three home runs, five walks and nine RBI.
    • Max Kepler is hitting .238 with 12 doubles, 19 home runs and 24 walks. He’s slugging .467 with an on-base percentage of .300.
    • Willi Castro is hitting .241 with 15 doubles, three triples, five home runs and 24 walks.
    • Donovan Solano is batting .278 with 21 doubles, four home runs and 34 walks.

    Phillies vs. Twins Probable Pitchers

    Ranger Suárez (PHI) Pitcher Sonny Gray (MIN)
    2 – 5 W/L 5 – 5
    91 IP 130.1
    3.96 ERA 3.11
    1.429 WHIP 1.228
    8 K/9 9.2
    3.2 BB/9 3

    Phillies vs. Twins Injury Updates

    • Phillies: Cristian Pache: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Brandon Marsh: 10 Day IL (Knee), José Alvarado: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Rhys Hoskins: 60 Day IL (Acl)
    • Twins: Alex Kirilloff: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Jose Miranda: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Royce Lewis: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Byron Buxton: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Joe Ryan: 15 Day IL (Groin), Brock Stewart: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tyler Mahle: 60 Day IL (Arm), Nick Gordon: 60 Day IL (Shin), José De León: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Jorge Alcala: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Chris Paddack: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Willi Castro: day-to-day (Back), Dónovan Solano: day-to-day (Knee)

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

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