Odorizzi scheduled to start for Minnesota against Houston
Houston; Monday, 8 p.m. EDT
LINE: Astros favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Houston and Minnesota will square off at Minute Maid Park on Monday.
The Astros are 6-0 in home games. Houston has hit 35 home runs this season, sixth in the American League. Jose Altuve leads them with eight, averaging one every 10.1 at-bats.
The Twins are 7-3 on the road. Minnesota leads the American League in hitting with a .274 batting average, Jorge Polanco leads the team with an average of .362. This is the first meeting of the season for these two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: George Springer leads the Astros with 11 extra base hits and is batting .277. Altuve is 12-for-38 with six home runs and 13 RBIs over the last 10 games for Houston.
LAST 10 GAMES: Astros: 7-3, .291 batting average, 4.14 ERA, outscored opponents by 18 runs
Twins: 6-4, .274 batting average, 5.06 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs