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Twins Look to Secure Series Sweep Against Rockies at Target Field

In the upcoming Wednesday afternoon matchup, the Colorado Rockies (23-43; 10-26 away) and Minnesota Twins (35-31; 17-13 home) will conclude their three-game series at Target Field. The Twins took the first game with a comfortable 5-0 win. Austin Gomber (ERA: 3.38) will take the mound for the Rockies, while Pablo Lopez (ERA: 5.45) will start for the Twins. Minnesota is the betting favorite at -224, with the line remaining steady. Will the series end in another Twins victory, or will the Rockies bounce back? Game time is set for 1:10 p.m. EDT.

Betting Odds

  • Moneyline: Rockies +200 | Twins -224
  • Spread: Rockies +1.5 (-115) | Twins -1.5 (-105)
  • Total: Over/Under 8 (-110)
  • Based on the moneyline, the implied probability that Minnesota will win straight-up is 69%.

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Colorado Rockies

The Colorado Rockies continue to struggle with uncompetitive losses in a season where they are fighting for the worst record in the NL. One of the team's main issues is their lack of offensive production on the road, with a significant drop in runs scored and slash line. Overall, the Rockies rank low in key offensive statistics such as homers, walk percentage, and strikeout percentage. The team also has the worst pitching staff ERA in the MLB, with particularly poor numbers on the road. Lefty Austin Gomber will need to deliver a strong performance in order for the Rockies to have a chance at winning. Overall, the Rockies are ranked 29th in power rankings, with poor performance in offense and defense leading to a 23-43 record this season.

Minnesota Twins Analysis

The Minnesota Twins currently have a winning record but are in third place in the AL, 8.0 games back of the division lead. Pitcher Pablo Lopez's performance will be crucial during their upcoming homestand, as he has struggled so far in the 2024 season. The bullpen has been reliable, but Lopez needs to improve to keep the team competitive. Offensively, the Twins have been moderately successful, relying on their home run production but ranking lower in other offensive categories. Their upcoming game against Colorado will be key to their success. The Twins have a power ranking of 18 and are ranked 16th in offense, 17th in defense, and have an overall record of 35-31. In their last three matchups, Colorado won 2 out of 3 against Minnesota.

Austin Gomber's Consistency Key for Colorado Rockies Against Minnesota Twins

Despite the struggling performance of Pablo Lopez in his past five outings with an 8.00 ERA and four losses, Austin Gomber of the Colorado Rockies has shown more consistency with a 3.55 ERA in seven road starts this season. Gomber has only allowed five extra-base hits in his last four outings, making it difficult for Minnesota's offense to rely on big hits. However, if the Rockies fail to secure a win, it is likely due to their bullpen's performance. Therefore, it may be prudent to consider taking Colorado +1.5 in this matchup.

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