Baseball playoffs betting thrills began Tuesday as the Twins scored a dramatic 12 inning win over Detroit for those bet on baseball playoffs with them to break the AL Central tie.
The Minnesota Twins will have to quickly pull themselves together for this baseball playoffs betting matchup against the New York Yankees. The Yankees are the prohibitive favorite to win this series.
The Twins enter this baseball playoffs betting matchup with the hot hand as they have won 17 out of their last 21 games to come out of nowhere to win the AL Central. The Twins have not had much recent baseball playoffs betting success as they have won just 3 out of their last 16 playoff games.
The Yankees enter baseball playoffs betting with the best record in the American League at 103-59. New York looks like a great team to bet on baseball playoffs with from the new Yankee Stadium where they went 57-24 this year.
The Yankees look to have a huge baseball playoffs betting advantage against the Twins as they have beaten Minnesota in 47 of their last 63 matchups. The Bronx Bombers would appear to have an even greater baseball playoffs betting edge at home against the Twins as they have beaten Minnesota in 25 out of their last 30 matchups in New York.
The scheduled starters for this baseball playoffs betting matchup are left hander Brian Duensing for the Twins and left hander CC Sabathia for the Yankees.
Duensing enters baseball playoffs betting with a record of 5-2 and a 3.64 earned run average.
Sabathia looks like one of the best pitchers to bet on baseball playoffs action with as he was 19-8 with a 3.37 earned run average. The Twins baseball playoffs betting strength is their lineup as it ranked 5th in the big leagues for run production. The problem is that the Yankees were the top run producing team in the majors.
The opening pitch for this one is set for 6:07 eastern time on Wednesday and can be seen on TBS.