Carlos Correa and the Minnesota Twins (1-0) visit Bobby Witt Jr. and the Kansas City Royals (0-1) in an early-season matchup at Kauffman Stadium on Saturday, April 1, with a start time of 4:10 PM ET.

The favored Twins have -165 moneyline odds against the underdog Royals, who are listed at +140. The over/under for the contest is listed at 8 runs.

Twins vs. Royals Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Saturday, April 1, 2023
  • Time: 4:10 PM ET
  • TV: BSKC
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
  • Probable Pitchers: Sonny Gray - MIN (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Jordan Lyles - KC (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

Watch live sports and TV without cable on all your devices with a seven-day free trial to fuboTV!

Twins vs. Royals Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Take a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup available on several sportsbooks.

Twins Moneyline Royals Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -155 +135 - 8 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -165 +140 - 8 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -169 +140 - - Bet on this game with PointsBet!
Tipico -160 +140 Twins (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

Have the urge to bet on the Twins' matchup versus the Royals but aren't sure how to get started? We're here to assist you. Wagering on the moneyline, run line, and total are three of the most common ways to place bets. A moneyline bet means that you think one of the teams -- for instance, the Twins (-165) -- will win the contest. Pretty simple. If you bet $10 on the Twins to beat the Royals with those odds, and the Twins emerge with the victory, you'd get back $16.06.

Plus, there are lots of other ways to bet, like player props (will Byron Buxton get a hit?), parlays (combining picks from multiple games to multiply your winnings), and more. For more details on the many ways you can play, check out the BetMGM website and app.

Ready to place your bet? Click here to sign up and claim your BetMGM Promo today.

Twins vs. Royals Betting Trends and Insights

  • Last season, the Twins were favored 91 times and won 55, or 60.4%, of those games.
  • The Twins had a record of 22-7, a 75.9% win rate, when they were favored by -165 or more by sportsbooks last season.
  • The implied probability of a win by Minnesota, based on the moneyline, is 62.3%.
  • The Twins averaged 1.1 home runs per game when playing away from home last season (89 total in road contests).
  • Minnesota slugged .390 with 2.8 extra-base hits per game in road contests.
  • The Royals won in 52, or 38.8%, of the 134 contests they were named as odds-on underdogs in last year.
  • Last year, the Royals won 18 of 66 games when listed as at least +140 on the moneyline.
  • Kansas City averaged 0.8 homers per home game last season (65 total at home).
  • The Royals averaged 2.7 extra-base hits per game while slugging .399 at home.

Twins vs. Royals Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Jose Miranda 0.5 (-208) 1.5 (+145) 0.5 (+725) 0.5 (+195)
Nick Gordon 0.5 (-238) 1.5 (+135) 0.5 (+600) 0.5 (+190)
Carlos Correa - 1.5 (+120) 0.5 (+575) 0.5 (+200)
Max Kepler 0.5 (-238) 1.5 (+125) 0.5 (+625) 0.5 (+220)
Trevor Larnach 0.5 (-161) 0.5 (-161) 0.5 (+625) 0.5 (+210)

Check out all the player prop markets available for this game, including betting on players to get a hit, go deep, or pick up a bunch of strikeouts. Head to BetMGM for the latest odds available for the Twins, and place your bets.

Want a different way to play? Put together your best lineup of players and you could win cash prizes! Sign up for FanDuel Fantasy using our link for the best first-time player offer.

Twins Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank AL Central Rank
Win World Series +3500 13th 2nd

Think the Twins can win it all? Check out the latest futures odds for Minnesota and place your bets with BetMGM Sportsbook! Be sure to use our link for a great new user offer.

Not all offers available in all states, please visit sportsbook websites for the latest promotions for your area. Must be 21+ to gamble, please wager responsibly. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, contact 1-800-GAMBLER.