Minnesota Twins vs. Cleveland Guardians Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/17/2024]

Minnesota Twins vs. Cleveland Guardians Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [5/17/2024]

The Cleveland Guardians will face the Minnesota Twins in MLB action at Progressive Field on Friday, starting at 7:10PM ET.

The Guardians will send Triston McKenzie (2-3, 3.54 ERA) to the mound, while the Twins have opted for Simeon Woods Richardson (1-0, 3.24 ERA).

Dimers.com's in-depth preview of Friday's Twins vs. Guardians matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Twins vs. Guardians Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Run Line

We have used innovative machine learning and data analysis to simulate the result of Friday's MLB game between the Twins and Guardians 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of MLB picks.

Our leading predictive analytics model currently gives the Guardians a 54% chance of defeating the Twins.

According to our model, the Guardians (+1.5) have a 56% chance of covering the run line, while the over/under total of 8 runs has a 59% chance of going over.

Twins vs. Guardians Odds [5/17/2024]

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Twins Guardians
Run Line -1.5 (+170) +1.5 (-210)
Moneyline +108 -125
Total o8 (-115) u8 (-102)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

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Twins vs. Guardians Game Information

Friday's MLB action between the Guardians and Twins at Progressive Field is scheduled to start at 7:10PM ET.


Our full betting coverage of the Twins vs. Guardians includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live scores.

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We predict the Guardians, with a 54% win probability, will likely beat the Twins on Friday.

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