Twins vs. Yankees MLB Preview: Odds, Weather, Lineups & Stats (6/6/24)

Written By Editorial Team on June 6, 2024
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The Minnesota Twins are set to play against the New York Yankees at 7:05 p.m. ET today at Yankee Stadium in New York. The game is scheduled to air on BSN and YES. With Twins moneyline odds at +130 and Yankees odds at -152, the matchup is anticipated under a light rain forecast. This MLB game presents a crucial moment for both teams in their season.

Twins vs. Yankees pregame odds for June 6

For the upcoming MLB game at Yankee Stadium, New York, featuring the Minnesota Twins against the New York Yankees, Massachusetts sportsbooks have set the lines with the Yankees favored in the moneyline across the board. With a consistent over/under at 8.5, MLB betting odds indicate expectations for a moderate-scoring game. The run line is set at -1.5 for the Yankees, suggesting confidence in their ability to win by more than a run.

  • DraftKings: Yankees -148, Twins +124, over/under 8.5
  • FanDuel: Yankees -154, Twins +130, over/under 8.5
  • Caesars: Yankees -155, Twins +130, over/under 8.5
  • BetMGM: Yankees -155, Twins +130, over/under 8.5

Odds are subject to change and may vary between sportsbooks for the Twins vs Yankees.

Twins vs. Yankees projected starting lineups for 6/5

Twins starting lineup tonight

  1. LF Trevor Larnach (L)
  2. SS Carlos Correa (R)
  3. DH Alex Kirilloff (L)
  4. RF Max Kepler (L)
  5. C Ryan Jeffers (R)
  6. CF Byron Buxton (R)
  7. 2B Willi Castro (S)
  8. 1B Carlos Santana (S)
  9. 3B Jose Miranda (R)

Yankees starting lineup tonight

  1. SS Anthony Volpe (R)
  2. RF Juan Soto (L)
  3. CF Aaron Judge (R)
  4. LF Alex Verdugo (L)
  5. DH Giancarlo Stanton (R)
  6. 1B Anthony Rizzo (L)
  7. 2B Gleyber Torres (R)
  8. C Austin Wells (L)
  9. 3B DJ LeMahieu (R)

Twins vs Yankees injuries

Minnesota Twins

  • Anthony DeSclafani (SP) – Out for 2024 season, elbow surgery.
  • Zack Weiss (RP) – Out, right shoulder strain, expected return in June.
  • Brock Stewart (RP) – Out, right shoulder tendinitis, on 15-day injured list.
  • Justin Topa (RP) – Out, left knee patellar tendinitis, on 60-day injured list.
  • Daniel Duarte (RP) – Out for 2024 season, elbow injury.

New York Yankees

  • Gerrit Cole (SP) – Out, right elbow inflammation, expected return in June.
  • Tyler Lyons (RP) – Out, on restricted list.
  • Nick Burdi (RP) – Out, right hip inflammation, on 15-day injured list.
  • Jon Berti (3B) – Out, left calf strain, expected return in late-July.
  • Lou Trivino (RP) – Out, recovering from Tommy John surgery, on 60-day injured list.

Twins vs Yankees probable starters for June 6

(MIN) Pablo López (R)5-54.841.1527.14.0
(NYY) Marcus Stroman (R)5-22.731.2319.310.2

Projected lineups and injuries are pulled from Sportsdata.

Minnesota Twins current season standings and stats

The Minnesota Twins, with a season record of 33-28, are positioned third in the AL Central Division. Their performance showcases a batting average of .228 and they have hit 67 home runs. On the mound, they hold an ERA of 4.20 with 547 strikeouts. Recent games against the New York Yankees resulted in losses, with the Twins scoring 6 runs over the two games, highlighting a struggle at the plate with batting averages of .188 and .071 respectively. The Twins odds in the upcoming game will be influenced by their last ten games record of 5-5 and their current losing streak.

  • Runs per game: 4.4
  • Team average: .228
  • Team home runs: 67
  • Team stolen bases: 32
  • Team ERA: 4.20
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 547

New York Yankees current season standings and stats

The New York Yankees lead the AL East with 44-19, marking them as a formidable opponent at Yankee Stadium. They boast a team batting average of .256 and have powered through with 92 home runs. Their pitching staff has maintained an impressive ERA of 2.82, equaling the Twins in strikeouts at 547. The Yankees are on a hot streak, winning 7 consecutive games and showing a strong 8-2 record in their last ten games. That includes victories over the Twins on Tuesday and Wednesday. Yankees odds for the upcoming matchup are favorable, underlined by their league-leading performance and offensive prowess.

  • Runs per game: 5.0
  • Team average: .256
  • Team home runs: 92
  • Team stolen bases: 32
  • Team ERA: 2.82
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 547

Player stats for Twins vs. Yankees on June 6

The Twins and Yankees are set to face off at Yankee Stadium, with key players like Carlos Santana and Aaron Judge showcasing their recent performances. Santana, with a run against the Yankees, and Judge, hitting a triple and scoring a run, are expected to impact the MLB odds significantly. Luis Gil’s recent performance, securing his eighth win with a 1.82 ERA, adds a crucial element to the Yankees odds.

Twins leaders ahead of tonight’s game

Willi Castro and Ryan Jeffers lead the Minnesota Twins this season. Castro shines with a .254 batting average and 31 runs, while Jeffers leads in home runs (12) and RBIs (36), potentially affecting the Twins odds in the MLB.

  • AVG Leader: Willi Castro .254
  • HR Leader: Ryan Jeffers 12
  • RBI Leader: Ryan Jeffers 36
  • Runs Leader: Willi Castro 31
  • SB Leader: Willi Castro 7

Yankees leaders ahead of tonight’s game

Juan Soto and Aaron Judge are pivotal for the New York Yankees, influencing the MLB odds. Soto leads with a .319 batting average and 48 runs, while Judge’s 21 home runs and 54 RBIs are top for the Yankees, promising a competitive game at Yankee Stadium.

  • AVG Leader: Juan Soto .319
  • HR Leader: Aaron Judge 21
  • RBI Leader: Aaron Judge 54
  • Runs Leader: Juan Soto 48
  • SB Leader: Anthony Volpe 11
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