Dodgers vs Twins Game Breakdown & Projections – Mon, Apr 8th 2024

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Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers

8W-4L

Los Angeles Dodgers

April 08, 2024

07:40PM EST

Odds: 8.5 o/u

Twins

3W-4L

Minnesota Twins
Minnesota Twins

Hey there, baseball fanatics! Get ready to watch the LA Dodgers, boasting an impressive 8W-4L record, storm into Target Field, ready to rumble with the Minnesota Twins, who currently stand at 3W-4L. Tonight’s duel, scheduled to kick off at 7:40 PM EST, sees the Dodgers in prime position, sitting pretty at the top of the National League, while the Twins trail by 3 games in the American League. The betting lines are buzzing with the over/under set at a tantalizing 8.5. Dodgers are the favorites with a line at -147, while the Twins are the underdogs at 123. The Twins are licking their wounds after a 1-3 defeat against CLE, and the Dodgers are also looking to bounce back from a 1-8 loss against CHC. As for the weather, it’s a misty evening with a slight breeze from the south and the mercury hovering around 46.9°. So, buckle up, folks! It’s going to be a ‘twinning’ evening with the Dodgers ‘dodging’ for victory in this epic showdown!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: April 08, 2024 07:40PM EST
Location: Target Field, Minnesota
Weather: Mist with winds from the S at 5.6 mph. Temperature is at 46.9° with 93% humidity.

Vegas Odds

LAD ML MIN ML Over/Under Line
Open -147 +123 8.5 -1.5/1.5
Recent -138 +115 8.5 -1.5/1.5
Difference +9 -8 0

Team Performance

lad Team Logo
LAST 10
7W-3L
AWAY
149W-96L

58.0% Win Probability

min Team Logo
LAST 10
5W-5L
HOME
128W-110L

42.0% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Runs O/U O/U DIFF ATS
05/15/23 Minnesota Twins MIN 8 Over +8.5
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 9
05/16/23 Minnesota Twins MIN 5 Under -2.5
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 1
05/17/23 Minnesota Twins MIN 3 Over +1.5
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 7

Dodgers Vs Over/Under

Twins Vs Over/Under

James Paxton
James Paxton
ERA 4.5 | IP 96.0 | 7.0W-5.0L | KO 101.0
Date Matchup Result IP Hits Runs KO Over
04-01-24 vsSF 3-8W 5.0 4 0 5 Over
09-01-23 @KC 2-13W 1.3 5 6 0 Over
08-26-23 @LAD 5-8L 4.3 4 4 4 Over
08-21-23 @HOU 4-9W 4.0 9 7 4 Over
08-16-23 @WAS 2-6W 6.0 5 2 3 Under
08-10-23 @KC 0-2W 5.3 6 0 6 Under
08-04-23 @TOR 7-3L 5.0 9 4 4 Over
07-29-23 @SF 2-3W 5.0 8 1 5 Under
07-22-23 @NYM 6-8W 6.0 3 3 7 Over
07-15-23 @CHC 4-10W 3.0 3 6 4 Over
Bailey Ober
Bailey Ober
ERA 3.43 | IP 144.3 | 8.0W-6.0L | KO 146.0
Date Matchup Result IP Hits Runs KO Over
03-31-24 @KC 0-11L 1.3 9 8 1 Over
10-01-23 @COL 2-3L 6.7 2 1 9 Under
09-26-23 vsOAK 3-11W 5.0 2 0 8 Over
09-20-23 @CIN 5-3W 5.0 3 2 3 Under
09-15-23 @CWS 10-2W 5.0 5 2 6 Over
08-27-23 vsTEX 6-7W 4.0 5 5 4 Over
08-22-23 @MIL 3-7L 5.0 2 2 3 Over
08-15-23 vsDET 3-5W 5.0 4 2 6 Under
08-09-23 @DET 5-9L 5.0 11 5 9 Over
08-04-23 vsARI 2-3W 5.0 6 2 3 Under

Dodgers Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
04/09 vs CHC 1-8L 4 0 Over
04/08 vs CHC 4-1W 9 0 Under
04/07 vs CHC 7-9L 12 1 Over
04/05 @ SF 5-4W 9 2 Over
04/04 @ SF 5-4W 9 1 Over
04/03 @ SF 8-3W 9 1 Over
04/02 @ STL 5-4W 8 2 Over
04/01 @ STL 5-6L 14 1 Over
03/31 @ STL 6-3W 7 4 Over
03/30 @ STL 7-1W 10 2 Under
10/03 vs SF 5-2W 7 1 Under
10/02 vs SF 1-2L 8 0 Under
10/01 vs SF 6-2W 6 3 Under
09/30 vs COL 5-14L 12 2 Over
09/29 vs COL 8-2W 12 2 Over

Twins Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
04/08 @ CLE 1-3L 2 0 Under
04/06 @ CLE 2-4L 7 1 Under
04/05 vs MIL 7-3W 11 1 Over
04/04 vs MIL 2-3L 3 0 Under
04/02 vs KC 0-11L 4 0 Over
04/01 vs KC 5-1W 7 0 Under
03/30 vs KC 4-1W 10 1 Under
10/03 vs COL 2-2L 9 0 Under
10/02 vs COL 14-6W 12 4 Over
10/01 vs COL 7-6W 13 3 Over
09/30 @ OAK 1-2L 4 0 Under
09/29 @ OAK 6-4W 13 2 Over
09/28 @ OAK 11-3W 8 2 Over
09/26 @ LAA 9-3W 10 3 Over
09/25 @ LAA 0-1L 5 0 Under

Team’s Batting Order

Dodgers Notable Injuries

  • Jason Heyward OUT (OF): Avg: 0.269 SLG:0.473 Last game: 04/01/24. Impact: 1.1

Twins Notable Injuries

  • Royce Lewis OUT (3B): Avg: 0.309 SLG:0.548 Last game: 03/30/24. Impact: 4.8
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