Weekend MLB preview: Twins battle Indians for AL Central supremacy

The Minnesota Twins (89-57) will try to put some distance between themselves and the Cleveland Indians (86-61) in the American League Central race when they begin a three-game series at Progressive Field on Friday night. Here’s what bettors should be anticipating for the weekend series.

Tuesday MLB betting preview: Nationals at Twins, A’s at Astros

Tuesday features a key interleague matchup between the Nationals and Twins, and the unstoppable Astros offense will take swings against the A's in Houston.

Friday MLB betting preview: Phillies at Mets, Indians at Twins

Runs should come in bunches in New York with the Phillies in town, while home/road splits give the Twins an advantage against the Indians.

Tuesday MLB betting preview: Twins at Red Sox, Angels at A’s

The Oakland Athletics and Minnesota Twins have had hot bats lately and should carry that momentum into our two spotlight MLB games for Tuesday, September 5.

Wednesday MLB preview: Twins at Brewers, A’s at Giants

The Brewers will look to bounce back from a 7-5 loss to the Twins on Tuesday night. Over at Oracle Park, hitters are already licking their chops at the prospect of facing Homer Bailey and Tyler Beede.

Thursday MLB preview: Indians at Twins, Phillies at Giants

The Twins recently breezed through a soft part of their schedule, where they took eight of 10 games from the White Sox, Marlins and Royals, but they just dropped two of three to the Braves and must now play host to the surging Indians. Meanwhile, the Thursday-night series opener between the Phillies and Giants at Oracle Park promises to be low-scoring with Aaron Nola and Madison Bumgarner on the mound.

Monday MLB preview: White Sox at Tigers, Braves at Twins

Chicago White Sox (48-61) at Detroit Tigers (32-75), 7:10 p.m. ET Lucas Giolito (11-5, 3.39 ERA) (CHW) -125 / -1.5 runs (+120) / Over 9 runs (-105) Spencer Turnbull (3-9, 3.65 ERA) (DET) +115 / +1.5 runs (-140) / Under 9 runs (-115) MLB free play: White Sox moneyline The White Sox had a rough month of July, with a 7-17 record, but the South Siders appear to be trending north after they took two of three from the Phillies [...]

Thursday MLB preview: Yankees at Red Sox, Twins at White Sox

New York Yankees (66-35) at Boston Red Sox (56-47), 7:10 p.m. ET, MLB Network Masahiro Tanaka (7-5, 4.00 ERA) (NYY) -120 / -1.5 runs (+115) / Over 11 runs (-115) Rick Porcello (8-7, 5.61 ERA) (BOS) +110 / +1.5 runs (-135) / Under 11 runs (-105) MLB free play: Over Baseball's most intense rivalry will be renewed Thursday night, in what should be a high-scoring tilt at Fenway Park. Rick Porcello has struggled against New York this year, including a [...]

Wednesday MLB preview: Indians at Blue Jays, Yankees at Twins

Cleveland Indians (58-42) at Toronto Blue Jays (39-64), 7:07 p.m. ET Shane Bieber (9-3, 3.69 ERA) (CLE) -130 / -1.5 runs (+115) / Over 8.5 runs (-120) Marcus Stroman (6-10, 3.06 ERA) (TOR) +120 / +1.5 runs (-135) / Under 8.5 runs (EVEN) MLB free play: Indians moneyline (Bieber vs. Stroman only) Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman could be making his final audition for trade-deadline suitors Wednesday night against the Indians. Bettors shouldn't let themselves get sucked into that drama, [...]

BetAmerica bettor needs a Minor Cy Young for a big score

Pitching a bet on Cy Young Action is balanced on the World Series here at BetAmerica Sportsbook, but we do have one bettor hoping for a big payday betting on the Cy Young Award. This bettor is hoping to cash in on Texas Rangers pitcher Mike Minor’s hot start to the season. He holds a $100 ticket on Minor to win the American League Cy Young Award at 300-1 odds. BetAmerica baseball analyst Robert Criscola has other opinions in a [...]