Dodgers vs Twins Game Breakdown & Projections – Tue, Apr 9th 2024

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Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers

9W-4L

Los Angeles Dodgers

April 09, 2024

07:40PM EST

Odds: 4.5 o/u

Twins

3W-5L

Minnesota Twins
Minnesota Twins

Alright, sports junkies, grab your peanuts and Cracker Jacks because we’re headed to the heart of the Midwest for a showdown between the red-hot Los Angeles Dodgers and the scrappy Minnesota Twins at Target Field. The Dodgers, boasting a stellar 9-4 record, are looking to extend their winning streak, while the Twins, sitting at 3-5, are eager to turn the tide and close the 4-game gap in the American League. Tonight’s first pitch is set to sizzle across the plate at 7:40 PM EST, under a partly cloudy sky with a cool breeze blowing in from the West. For you betting enthusiasts, the over/under is chilling at 4.5, with the Dodgers favored at -186 and the Twins trailing at +154. Fresh off their recent face-off, where the Dodgers claimed victory over the Twins, both teams are charged up and ready for a rematch. So, whether you’re a ‘Dodger’ of responsibility or a ‘Twin’ for punishment, this game promises to be a home run of a night!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: April 09, 2024 07:40PM EST
Location: Target Field, Minnesota
Weather: Partly cloudy with winds from the W at 6.9 mph. Temperature is at 44.1° with 82% humidity.

Vegas Odds

LAD ML MIN ML Over/Under Line
Open -186 +154 8.5 -0.5/0.5
Recent -193 +158 8.5 -0.5/0.5
Difference -7 +4 0

Team Performance

lad Team Logo
LAST 10
7W-3L
AWAY
150W-96L

65.9% Win Probability

min Team Logo
LAST 10
4W-6L
HOME
128W-111L

34.1% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Runs O/U O/U DIFF ATS
04/08/24 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 4 Over +1.5
Minnesota Twins MIN 2
05/15/23 Minnesota Twins MIN 8 Over +12.5
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 9
05/16/23 Minnesota Twins MIN 5 Over +1.5
Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 1
05/17/23 Minnesota Twins MIN 3 Over +5.5
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
04-03-24 vsSF 4-5W 6.0 4 3 7 Over
03-28-24 vsSTL 1-7W 6.0 2 1 5 Under
09-27-23 @BOS 5-0L 5.0 2 0 9 Under
09-22-23 @TOR 6-2L 5.3 3 4 7 Under
09-16-23 @BAL 0-8W 4.0 8 6 4 Under
09-11-23 @MIN 7-4L 6.0 6 4 8 Over
09-06-23 @BOS 1-3W 6.0 3 1 14 Under
09-01-23 @CLE 2-3W 7.0 7 3 6 Under
08-26-23 @NYY 0-3W 6.0 1 0 4 Under
08-19-23 @LAA 6-7W 6.0 8 7 7 Over
04-08-24 @MIN 4-2W 6.0 3 2 4 Under
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
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
04-02-24 @MIL 2-3L 4.0 6 3 4 Under
09-28-23 vsOAK 2-1L 1.7 0 0 3 Under
09-24-23 vsLAA 3-9W 1.0 1 0 2 Over
09-22-23 vsLAA 6-8W 1.0 0 0 1 Over
09-15-23 @CWS 10-2W 2.0 1 0 4 Over
09-12-23 vsTB 2-3W 2.3 1 0 3 Under
09-09-23 vsNYM 4-8W 1.0 2 2 2 Over
09-06-23 @CLE 1-2L 3.0 1 0 2 Under
06-18-23 vsDET 6-4L 4.3 9 6 4 Over
06-11-23 @TOR 6-7L 4.7 6 4 6 Over
04-08-24 vsLAD 4-2L 5.0 3 1 7 Under
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

Dodgers Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
04/10 vs MIN 4-2W 10 2 Under
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

Twins Recent Games

Date vsOpp Result Hits HR O/U
04/10 @ LAD 2-4L 3 1 Under
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

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
  • Daniel Duarte OUT (RP): Avg: nan SLG:nan Last game: 04/05/24. Impact: 1.4
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