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The Toronto Blue Jays will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at Rogers Centre.
Kevin Correia will be the starting pitcher for the Twins on this day. Righthander Correia is 6-5 this season with a 4.08 ERA.
It'll be Mark Buehrle toeing the rubber for the Blue Jays in this contest. Lefthander Buehrle is 4-5 with a 4.81 ERA so far this season.
Minnesota lost its last outing, a 9-5 result against the Yankees on July 4. Bettors who backed the Yankees at +112 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Blue Jays were a 11-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -132 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota has lost 5 straight games.
Toronto has lost 3 straight games.
Minnesota: 36-46 SU
Toronto: 41-44 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Friday are 1-9
Before playing Toronto are 1-9
After playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 8-2
After playing Detroit are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing on the road against Toronto
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
Toronto is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games at home
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Toronto home to Minnesota, Saturday, July 6