Boston Clinches AL East, Twins to Face Yankees Tuesday
The Boston Red Sox clinched the AL East today by beating the Houston Astros, ending any speculation as to who the Minnesota Twins will face in Tuesday's American League wild card game. It's MIN vs. NYY Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium.
The winner of Tuesday's one-game wild card series will advance to face either the Cleveland Indians or the Toronto Blue Jays in one of the the two American League Divisional Series.
The Twins are 2-4 against the Yankees this season, most recently being swept in a three-game series at Yankees Stadium last week.
According to Las Vegas odds-makers, the LA Dodgers and Cleveland Indians are the favorites to make it to the World Series, with the Dodgers the top pick to win it all. The Twins odds are at 33 to 1 to win it all.