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MLB Picks: Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Angels

Jeff GrantContributor IJuly 23, 2013

MLB Picks: Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Angels

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    The Los Angeles Angels have dropped four of their last five games against the Minnesota Twins, which is important to consider when making your MLB picks as the two teams meet up at Angel Stadium.

    Courtesy of SBR Forum, the Angels are minus-175 home favorites in the pro baseball odds, with the betting total sitting at 8.5 in the market.

    Let's take a closer look at this American League matchup from a betting perspective, while offering up a prediction along the way. 

Minnesota Twins

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    The Minnesota Twins have won five of their last six games, including a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels as plus-156 road underdogs Monday.

    Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson hasn't surrendered a home run in 22.1 innings at the Major League level.

Los Angeles Angels

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    The Los Angeles Angels are 13-15 as home favorites of minus-175 to minus-200 the last two-plus seasons, with the UNDER going 17-8-3 in that situation.

    Angels starting pitcher Tommy Hanson is 2-2 with a 6.16 ERA in six home starts during the 2013 campaign.

Prediction

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    I'm going to recommend that readers back the Minnesota Twins as one of their MLB picks Tuesday, as they've won five of their last six games as an underdog.

    MLB Pick: Minnesota Twins plus-155

     

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