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MINNESOTA (15-15) AT CLEVELAND (13-19) 
 Starting Pitchers
TeamsLineW-LOv/Un/PRF/RAStartersRECERAWHIP
965: MINNESOTA
966: CLEVELAND
OFF
-155
15-15
13-19
20-9-1
16-16-0
5.0 / 4.9
3.8 / 4.4
(R) R NOLASCO
(R) D SALAZAR
2-3
1-3
5.82
5.93
1.60
1.71
Current Weather Conditions 
Conditions: Mostly Cloudy   Temperature: 49.0 °
Humidity: 55   Wind: North at 8.1 MPH (7 KT)
 
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Line
TeamPitcherEstimateEdge
MINNESOTANOLASCO +174 
CLEVELANDSALAZAR-174 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
MINNESOTA team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games15-15+4.9147-207-14.21373-1436-28.120-9168-1711263-1407
when the total is 8 to 8.510-8+5.271-101-11.7368-397-26.811-683-84370-372
as a road underdog of +125 to +1503-2+2.232-28+15.7154-200+10.73-231-28163-177
in road games7-6+4.876-99+17.7637-764+0.511-284-84623-708
on the road when the total is 8 to 8.54-2+4.433-39+9.8169-218-215-135-34182-190
in May games3-3+0.427-36-0.1231-246+91-527-32215-242
when playing on Wednesday1-3-1.316-36-14.4211-217+34-024-25189-216
when playing with a day off2-4-1.722-21+4.5172-143+29.35-126-17146-157
against division opponents9-6+6.473-90+5.4620-553+47.311-377-79539-581
in games played on a grass field13-14+2.6143-195-8.9726-858-23.717-9161-162722-785
in night games4-7-1.787-129-15.9923-941-1.77-4107-100855-919
against right-handed starters10-10+3.6104-151-13.4988-1002+12.613-6122-121895-986
when playing against a team with a losing record4-1+4.577-74+16.9714-637+43-274-69589-690

CLEVELAND team trends
 Win/Loss recordOver/Under
 Current YearLast 3 YearsSince 1997  CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LUnitsW-LUnitsW-LUnitsO-UO-UO-U
in all games13-19-9173-184-5.91437-1401-87.316-16168-1741328-1382
when the total is 8 to 8.57-11-5.979-75+0.9308-326-20.98-1086-62335-285
as a home favorite of -150 to -1752-4-4.413-9-1.2164-108-8.53-310-11128-131
in home games9-8-2.397-83+3.9761-657-708-986-89653-713
at home when the total is 8 to 8.55-4-0.850-45-1.6168-170-25.53-651-41175-158
in May games2-2-1.136-28+9.4256-218+14.61-334-26236-216
when playing on Wednesday4-3+1.227-30-2.4214-224-27.72-531-26211-213
when playing with a day off4-1+3.221-15+5.6165-151-5.54-121-14160-144
against division opponents8-9-3.583-82+0.4611-563-39.610-790-67580-549
in games played on a grass field13-19-9167-177-7.21298-1270-99.316-16164-1651209-1247
in night games8-8-0.6112-119-0.4990-933-23.19-7103-117905-930
against right-handed starters9-11-4.3115-120-4.71031-971-43.911-9105-120940-974
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
MINNESOTA - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/23/2014PELFREY(R)@ TAMPA BAYODORIZZI(R)6-4W1708.5 unO121019110
4/24/2014NOLASCO(R)@ TAMPA BAYBEDARD(L)9-7W1557.5 unO121311370
4/25/2014CORREIA(R)DETROITPORCELLO(R)6-10L+1158.5 unO11711561
4/26/2014HUGHES(R)DETROITSANCHEZ(R)5-3W+1258 unP471851
4/30/2014GIBSON(R)LA DODGERSGREINKE(R)4-6L+1457.5 unO129112110
5/1/2014PELFREY(R)LA DODGERSHAREN(R)4-9L+1358.5 evO7601593
5/1/2014JOHNSON(L)LA DODGERSPATTERSON(R)3-4L-1109 unU610111162
5/2/2014NOLASCO(R)BALTIMOREJIMENEZ(R)0-3L-1158.5 unU460961
5/3/2014CORREIA(R)BALTIMORECHEN(L)6-1W+1158 ovU1260762
5/4/2014HUGHES(R)BALTIMOREGONZALEZ(R)5-2W-1108.5 unU10111880
5/5/2014GIBSON(R)@ CLEVELANDMCALLISTER(R)1-0W1508 unU8100341
5/6/2014DEDUNO(R)@ CLEVELANDTOMLIN(R) 
5/7/2014NOLASCO(R)@ CLEVELANDSALAZAR(R) 
5/8/2014CORREIA(R)@ CLEVELANDMASTERSON(R) 
5/9/2014HUGHES(R)@ DETROITVERLANDER(R) 
5/10/2014GIBSON(R)@ DETROITSCHERZER(R) 
5/11/2014DEDUNO(R)@ DETROITRAY(L) 
5/13/2014 BOSTON  
5/14/2014 BOSTON  

CLEVELAND - Schedule
 Team StatsOpp Stats
DateTeam StarterOpponentOpp StarterScoreW/LLineTot.O/UHLOBEHLOBE
4/23/2014MASTERSON(R)KANSAS CITYVARGAS(L)5-3W-1257 unO11911092
4/24/2014KLUBER(R)KANSAS CITYCHEN(L)5-1W-1257.5 unU721431
4/25/2014CARRASCO(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOHUDSON(R)1-5L1407.5 unU590721
4/26/2014MCALLISTER(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOLINCECUM(R)3-5L1057.5 unO991630
4/27/2014SALAZAR(R)@ SAN FRANCISCOVOGELSONG(R)1-4L-1208 unU330850
4/28/2014MASTERSON(R)@ LA ANGELSSKAGGS(L)3-6L1158 ovO541741
4/29/2014KLUBER(R)@ LA ANGELSWEAVER(R)4-6L1208.5 evO109112140
4/30/2014MCALLISTER(R)@ LA ANGELSWILSON(L)1-7L1458.5 ovU321850
5/2/2014SALAZAR(R)CHI WHITE SOXDANKS(L)12-5W-1458.5 unO13721082
5/3/2014MASTERSON(R)CHI WHITE SOXCARROLL(R)2-0W-1658.5 evU552562
5/4/2014KLUBER(R)CHI WHITE SOXRIENZO(R)3-4L-1508.5 unU9120430
5/5/2014MCALLISTER(R)MINNESOTAGIBSON(R)0-1L-1608 unU3418100
5/6/2014TOMLIN(R)MINNESOTADEDUNO(R) 
5/7/2014SALAZAR(R)MINNESOTANOLASCO(R) 
5/8/2014MASTERSON(R)MINNESOTACORREIA(R) 
5/9/2014KLUBER(R)@ TAMPA BAYODORIZZI(R) 
5/10/2014MCALLISTER(R)@ TAMPA BAYBEDARD(L) 
5/11/2014TOMLIN(R)@ TAMPA BAYARCHER(R) 
5/13/2014 @ TORONTO  
5/14/2014 @ TORONTO  
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
MINNESOTA - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games15-15+4.920-95.00.2470.3384.90.2740.339
Road Games7-6+4.811-25.30.2590.3425.30.2920.354
vs Right-handed Starters10-10+3.613-64.90.2460.3404.80.2650.339
Past 7 Games3-4-0.62-53.30.2350.2973.60.2530.324
Grass Games13-14+2.617-94.90.2450.3374.80.2700.334
Night Games4-7-1.77-44.10.2370.3184.90.2720.347
Division9-6+6.411-35.50.2520.3424.60.2710.326
MINNESOTA - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games5.00.2470.33830104525885230.021361432792424423173117
Road Games5.30.2590.3421347512340100.0265601347110115139
Righty Starters4.90.2460.3402070717458140.02871001921617315122112
MINNESOTA - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.441.290104.7404095840796-38466.7%
Road Games3.401.25947.7181843217354-15362.5%

CLEVELAND - Current Season Performance
 Team RecordsTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsO-URunsAvgOBPRunsAvgOBP
All Games13-19-916-163.80.2320.3104.40.2520.323
Home Games9-8-2.38-94.10.2470.3223.80.2420.303
vs Right-handed Starters9-11-4.311-94.00.2410.3264.30.2510.323
Past 7 Games2-5-4.13-43.60.2130.2864.10.2370.312
Grass Games13-19-916-163.80.2320.3104.40.2520.323
Night Games8-8-0.69-73.90.2410.3154.20.2630.332
Division8-9-3.510-74.80.2590.3364.60.2500.324
CLEVELAND - Team Hitting and Fielding Statistics
Team BattingTeam BattingTeam Fielding
 RunsAVGOBPGABHEBHR/ABRBIBBSOSBLOBGIDPERRDPOSB
All Games3.80.2320.31032104824380230.021161192082422928312523
Home Games4.10.2470.3221755113649130.02656194111211317159
Righty Starters4.00.2410.3262066716154170.0378841352015917211814
CLEVELAND - Bullpen Pitching Statistics
 ERAWHIPIPRERHHRBBSOW-LSVBSVPct.
All Games3.281.29793.3393476745946-69375%
Home Games2.811.20948171537321503-46275%
Starting Pitcher Season to Date Performance
RICKY NOLASCO recent results and season statistics
RICKY NOLASCO - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts5.821.6032-3638.76.4252552610193-3+1.44-2
Road Starts8.722.1231-2421.75.42121385892-2+1.23-1
Last 3 Starts6.101.5971-2320.76.914143033101-2-0.61-2
RICKY NOLASCO - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/2/2014BALTIMORE0-3-1158.5Loss,UnderL9339116JIMENEZ(R)
4/24/2014at TAMPA BAY9-7+1557.5Win,OverW66610121BEDARD(L)
4/18/2014at KANSAS CITY0-5+1357.5Loss,UnderL5.75511103VARGAS(L)

DANNY SALAZAR recent results and season statistics
DANNY SALAZAR - Season Statistics in Games Started
 Starter StatisticsTeam Records
 ERAWHIPW-LGIPIP/SRERHHRBBSOW-LUnitsO-U
All Starts5.931.7141-3630.35.1232038614372-4-2.65-1
Home Starts5.401.9331-13155.01292138162-1+13-0
Last 3 Starts4.411.5311-1316.35.41181926201-2-1.22-1
DANNY SALAZAR - Recent Starts
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
5/2/2014CHI WHITE SOX12-5-1458.5Win,OverW5537136DANKS(L)
4/27/2014at SAN FRANCISCO1-4-1208Loss,Under 7115018VOGELSONG(R)
4/22/2014KANSAS CITY2-8-1057Loss,OverL4.3547126SHIELDS(R)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
Games over the last 3 seasons
MINNESOTA is 21-20 (+5.0 Units) against CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
20 of 39 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=-0.3 Units, Under=-3.5 Units)
Games this season
MINNESOTA is 3-1 (+3.7 Units) against CLEVELAND this season
3 of 4 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=+2.0 Units)

All games at CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
MINNESOTA is 12-10 (+6.1 Units) against CLEVELAND over the last 3 seasons
13 of 22 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons . (Over=+3.5 Units)
Games played at CLEVELAND this season.
MINNESOTA is 3-1 (+3.7 Units) against CLEVELAND this season
3 of 4 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL this season . (Over=+2.0 Units)

 Team StatsStarting Pitcher Stats
DateTeamsScoreLineTotalResultHHRSBLOBERRStarterW/LIPERHBB
5/5/2014MINNESOTA1+150  811100GIBSON(R) 7023
 CLEVELAND0-1608 unUnder30141MCALLISTER(R) 6.7051
4/6/2014MINNESOTA10+165  90280NOLASCO(R) 4574
 CLEVELAND7-1757.5 unOver1510121MASTERSON(R) 3.7573
4/5/2014MINNESOTA7+150  101080GIBSON(R)W5134
 CLEVELAND3-1608 ovOver50060CARRASCO(R)L5.7472
4/4/2014MINNESOTA2+165 Over91080PELFREY(R)L5.3333
 CLEVELAND7-1757.5 unWin102070SALAZAR(R) 5.7273
Pitcher Versus Team Past History
RICKY NOLASCO vs. CLEVELAND since 1997
NOLASCO is 0-0 when starting against CLEVELAND with an ERA of 11.25 and a WHIP of 2.750.
His team's record is 1-0 (+1.7 units) in these starts. The OVER is 1-0. (+1.0 units)
RICKY NOLASCO recent starts vs. CLEVELAND
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
4/6/2014at CLEVELAND10-7+1657.5Win,Over 4557141MASTERSON(R)

DANNY SALAZAR vs. MINNESOTA since 1997
SALAZAR is 0-1 when starting against MINNESOTA with an ERA of 4.65 and a WHIP of 1.655.
His team's record is 1-1 (-0.2 units) in these starts. The OVER is 1-1. (-0.1 units)
DANNY SALAZAR recent starts vs. MINNESOTA
DateOpponentScoreLine TotalResultDecIPRERHHRBBSOOpp Starter
4/4/2014MINNESOTA7-2-1757.5Win,Over 5.7227134PELFREY(R)
8/12/2013at MINNESOTA0-3-1208Loss,UnderL4333235ALBERS(L)
Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in MINNESOTA games 0% of the time since 1997. (0-1128, -169.2 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in MINNESOTA games 54.5% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (162-135, +8.9 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 52.1% of the time since 1997. (1182-1085, -18.9 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEVELAND games 49.2% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (152-157, -23.8 units)
No Edge.
 
The betting public is favoring nothing on the total in this game.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in MINNESOTA games 50.4% of the time since 1997. (890-875, -104.4 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in MINNESOTA games 45.9% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (113-133, -36.9 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 50% of the time since 1997. (885-884, -126.7 units)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEVELAND games 53.7% of the time over the last 3 seasons. (137-118, +2.4 units)
No Edge.
Key Player Injuries
MINNESOTA
[1B] 05/05/2014 - Joe Mauer is downgraded to not expected to be in the starting lineup Tuesday vs. Cleveland Indians ( Back )
[P] 05/03/2014 - Mike Pelfrey 15-day DL (5/1) ( Groin )
[CF] 05/02/2014 - Aaron Hicks 7- day DL (5/2) ( Head )
[LF] 04/11/2014 - Josh Willingham 15-day DL (4/7) ( Wrist )
[RF] 04/09/2014 - Oswaldo Arcia 15-day DL (4/5) ( Wrist )
CLEVELAND
[1B] 05/05/2014 - Jason Giambi 15-day DL (5/4) ( Calf )
[2B] 05/02/2014 - Jason Kipnis 15-day DL (4/30) ( Abdominal )
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