Minnesota Twins vs Houston Astros MLB Betting Lines

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The Twins will play the Astros on Sunday, August 8th, 2021 at 2:10 pm ET. Check network listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage. Our opening pitch flys at Eastern Standard, make sure you adjust for your local timezone.

Matchup Pitchers
  • Twins - K. Maeda - R
  • Astros - L. Mccullers Jr - R

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog
Minnesota Twins
Minnesota Twins
Favorite
Houston Astros
Houston Astros
+158 Sb3gen1 -172 Sb3gen1
+155 Sb3gen2 -175 Sb3gen3
+145 Sb3gen3 -180 Sb3gen2
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Houston Astros has a minus value. Lay $172 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Minnesota Twins has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $158.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
8o -105 Sb3gen1 8u -115 Sb3gen1
8o -105 Sb3gen2 8u -115 Sb3gen2
8o -105 Sb3gen3 8u -115 Sb3gen3
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen1 has the best over line of 8 points laying $105 to win $100. Sb3gen1 has the best under line of 8 u -115.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog
Minnesota Twins
Minnesota Twins
Favorite
Houston Astros
Houston Astros
+1.5 -120 Sb3gen2 -1.5 +103 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -120 Sb3gen3 -1.5 +100 Sb3gen2
+1.5 -123 Sb3gen1 -1.5 +100 Sb3gen3
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Sunday. Sb3gen1 has the best favorite Houston Astros run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen2 has the best underdog Minnesota Twins run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

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Minnesota Twins World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-09-20 21:19:47
Houston Astros World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Houston AstrosHouston Astros

Cached 2021-09-20 21:19:47

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Houston AstrosMinnesota Twins 65 85 0.433 32.0 65-85 34-40 L2 57-75
Houston AstrosHouston Astros 88 61 0.591 8.5 88-61 47-28 W1 79-50

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

2021 Minnesota Twins Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Jorge Polanco
SS
141 91 150 31 90 42 105 0.275
Miguel Sano
1B
123 65 95 29 70 53 168 0.222
Josh Donaldson
3B
123 64 102 24 65 65 102 0.245
Andrelton Simmons
SS
122 36 87 3 30 31 61 0.223
Max Kepler
CF
110 55 79 17 47 53 90 0.202
Luis Arraez
2B
110 51 110 2 37 40 44 0.284
Nelson Cruz
DH
85 44 87 19 50 35 63 0.294
Ryan Jeffers
C
79 26 49 13 34 21 99 0.198
Trevor Larnach
RF
79 29 58 7 28 31 104 0.223
Jake Cave
RF
68 14 28 3 12 10 56 0.183
Willians Astudillo
C
68 17 48 7 21 3 12 0.241
Nick Gordon
SS
62 15 39 2 15 11 45 0.241

Houston Astros Batting Stats

2021 Houston Astros Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Carlos Correa
SS
137 97 144 24 85 71 109 0.280
Jose Altuve
2B
134 107 154 28 76 64 88 0.278
Yordan Alvarez
DH
132 86 136 31 98 47 131 0.276
Yuli Gurriel
1B
131 77 154 14 76 55 63 0.314
Kyle Tucker
LF
127 77 137 26 84 43 81 0.297
Michael Brantley
LF
116 68 143 8 45 33 50 0.315
Martin Maldonado
C
114 37 60 10 32 45 119 0.172
Myles Straw
CF
98 44 85 2 34 38 71 0.262
Chas McCormick
RF
97 42 63 13 48 21 90 0.250
Alex Bregman
3B
80 50 90 10 51 38 50 0.294
Aledmys Diaz
2B
76 27 72 7 41 15 54 0.271
Ryne Stanek
RP
67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

2021 Minnesota Twins Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Jose Berrios
SP
20 7 5 0 0 121.2 126 1.04 3.48
Michael Pineda
SP
20 7 8 0 0 98.2 81 1.20 3.74
Caleb Thielbar
RP
53 6 0 0 11 57.2 72 1.20 3.59
Kenta Maeda
SP
21 6 5 0 0 106.1 113 1.30 4.66
J.A. Happ
SP
19 5 6 0 0 98.1 77 1.59 6.77
Alex Colome
RP
61 4 4 14 5 59.0 52 1.36 3.81
Tyler Duffey
RP
58 3 3 3 17 55.1 53 1.34 3.58
Jorge Alcala
RP
53 3 6 0 8 54.0 52 1.06 4.33
Hansel Robles
RP
45 3 4 10 14 44.0 43 1.39 4.91
Danny Coulombe
RP
26 3 2 0 2 30.2 31 1.21 3.23
Matt Shoemaker
SP
16 3 8 0 0 60.1 40 1.66 8.06
Griffin Jax
SP
15 3 4 0 0 69.0 54 1.39 6.65

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

2021 Houston Astros Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP
26 12 4 0 0 150.1 176 1.25 3.11
Zack Greinke
SP
29 11 6 0 0 168.2 117 1.17 4.11
Luis Garcia
SP
28 11 7 0 0 144.1 160 1.16 3.37
Framber Valdez
SP
19 10 5 0 0 116.0 109 1.27 3.26
Jose Urquidy
SP
17 7 3 0 0 90.2 78 0.98 3.38
Jake Odorizzi
SP
22 6 7 0 0 96.0 86 1.22 4.22
Ryan Pressly
RP
59 5 2 25 1 60.2 77 0.92 2.23
Cristian Javier
RP
33 4 1 2 5 94.1 120 1.19 3.24
Ryne Stanek
RP
68 3 4 2 19 64.1 80 1.17 3.50
Blake Taylor
SP
47 3 4 0 5 40.1 41 1.36 3.12
Bryan Abreu
SP
31 3 3 1 7 36.0 36 1.47 5.75
Brandon Bielak
RP
27 3 3 1 2 47.0 43 1.34 4.21

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