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The Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Comerica Park.
Righthander Samuel Deduno will take the mound for the Twins to start this game. Deduno is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be Anibal Sanchez toeing the rubber for the Tigers in this contest. Righthander Sanchez is 4-4 with a 2.76 ERA so far this season.
The Twins were a 7-6 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -165 on the moneyline, while the total score (13) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota has lost 9 straight games.
Detroit has won 3 straight games.
Minnesota: 18-26 SU
Detroit: 26-19 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Friday are 1-9
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota's last 8 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Detroit's last 8 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 16 of Detroit's last 22 games at home
Detroit is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Detroit home to Minnesota, Saturday, May 25