On Tuesday, the Cleveland Indians will face the Minnesota Twins in a pivotal three-game series at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN. The AL Central rivals have will look to continue their push for a wild card berth for the MLB postseason.
Minnesota has stumbled a bit with their 10-game homestand with a 2-5 record. The Twins have stopped their 5-game losing streak with an 8-1 win over the Angels last Saturday. With momentum on their side, they hope to win the series against the Indians before they depart 7-days road games.
Cleveland are a little bit farther in the Wild Card race but are making a hard charge as they have posted an AL-best 16-8 record since August 25. As a team, they are hitting .296 and averaging 5.45 runs in their last seven wins.
The baseball handicappers have installed the Cleveland Indians as the favorite to beat the Minnesota Twins in the opening match of their three-game series on Tuesday night.