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    The Minnesota Twins (82-72) carry a three-game win streak into a home contest against the Los Angeles Angels (69-85) on Saturday at 2:10 PM ET. The Twins are favored (-217) over the Angels (+179). Minnesota has Sonny Gray set to start, and Los Angeles counters with Kenny Rosenberg.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Twins vs. Angels

    • Game Day: Saturday, September 23, 2023
    • Game Time: 2:10 PM ET
    • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • Stadium: Target Field
    Twins vs Angels Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Twins -217 7.5

    How Do I Watch the Twins vs. the Angels?

    • TV Channel: BSN

    Twins Stats & Trends

    Twins Batting

    • The Twins average 1.4 home runs per game to rank fourth in baseball with 219 total home runs.
    • Minnesota is 22nd in MLB with a .241 batting average.
    • The Twins rank 13th in baseball with a .323 on-base percentage.
    • Minnesota’s 10.3 strikeouts per game are the most in the majors.
    • The Twins average 1.5 homers per game when playing at home this season (111 total in home outings).
    • Minnesota has a .448 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.5 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The team is batting .248 with 621 hits (8.2 per game) at home this season.

    Twins Key Batters

    • Max Kepler is batting .251 with 21 doubles, two triples, 22 home runs and 42 walks. He has an on-base percentage of .323 and a slugging percentage of .469.
    • Willi Castro is batting .252 with 18 doubles, five triples, nine home runs and 28 walks. He’s slugging .413 with an on-base percentage of .326.
    • Castro enters this game looking to extend his three-game hit streak. In his last five games he is hitting .238 with a triple, two home runs, a walk and three RBI.
    • Edouard Julien is batting .262 with a .450 slugging percentage and 32 RBI this year.
    • Jorge Polanco has been key for Minnesota with 75 hits, an OBP of .343 plus a slugging percentage of .460.
    • Polanco heads into this game on a three-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is batting .238 with two doubles, a home run, two walks and five RBI.

    Angels Stats & Trends

    Angels Batting

    • The Angels’ 223 home runs rank third in Major League Baseball.
    • Los Angeles has a team batting average of .245 this season, which ranks 18th among MLB teams.
    • The Angels have the 18th-ranked on-base percentage in MLB this season (.318).
    • Los Angeles ranks just 28th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 9.4 whiffs per contest.
    • In 79 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 106 homers, an average of 1.3 per contest.
    • Los Angeles has a team slugging percentage of .424 in away games this season with 243 extra-base hits.
    • They are averaging 8.8 base hits per game and batting .254 on the road this season.

    Angels Key Batters

    • Brandon Drury is hitting .259 with 26 doubles, three triples, 23 home runs and 25 walks. He’s slugging .482 with an on-base percentage of .305.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in MLB, he ranks 78th in batting average, 118th in on-base percentage and 32nd in slugging percentage.
    • Randal Grichuk is batting .272 with 27 doubles, two triples, 15 home runs and 28 walks. He’s slugging .461 with an on-base percentage of .327.
    • C.J. Cron is batting .248 with 12 doubles, 12 home runs and 17 walks.
    • Zach Neto is batting .223 with 15 doubles, nine home runs and 17 walks.

    Twins vs. Angels Probable Pitchers

    Sonny Gray (MIN) Pitcher Kenny Rosenberg (LAA)
    8 – 7 W/L 1 – 2
    174 IP 23
    2.79 ERA 5.48
    1.161 WHIP 1.783
    8.8 K/9 7.0
    2.8 BB/9 4.7

    Twins vs. Angels Injury Updates

    • Twins: Royce Lewis: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Byron Buxton: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Joey Gallo: 10 Day IL (Foot), Brock Stewart: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tyler Mahle: 60 Day IL (Arm), Oliver Ortega: 60 Day IL (Back), Jorge Alcala: 60 Day IL (Forearm), José De León: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Nick Gordon: 60 Day IL (Shin), Jose Miranda: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Chris Paddack: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Matt Canterino: 60 Day IL (Undisclosed), Carlos Correa: day-to-day (Foot)
    • Angels: Mike Trout: 10 Day IL (Hand), Mickey Moniak: 10 Day IL (Back), Mike Moustakas: 10 Day IL (Forearm), Shohei Ohtani: 15 Day IL (Oblique), Jaime Barria: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), Aaron Loup: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Sam Bachman: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Austin Warren: 60 Day IL (Elbow), José Quijada: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Taylor Ward: 60 Day IL (Face), Luis Rengifo: 60 Day IL (Biceps), Anthony Rendon: 60 Day IL (Shin), Gio Urshela: 60 Day IL (Pelvis), Kyren Paris: 60 Day IL (Thumb), Chris Rodriguez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Chase Silseth: 7 Day IL (Head)

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