MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at Target Field will be treated to a game between the Kansas City Royals and the Minnesota Twins when they take their seats on Thursday.
Righthander Jeremy Guthrie will take the mound for the Royals to start this game. Guthrie is 7-5 this season with a 4.20 ERA.
It'll be Samuel Deduno toeing the rubber for the Twins in this contest. Righthander Deduno is 3-2 with a 3.72 ERA so far this season.
Kansas City was a 4-3 winner in its last match at home against the Braves. They won as +115 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Minnesota was a 5-3 loser on the road against the Marlins. Bettors on Miami at -101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Minnesota has lost 2 straight games.
Kansas City: 36-39 SU
Minnesota: 34-40 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Atlanta are 5-4
After a win are 6-4
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing Miami are 4-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Kansas City is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Kansas City is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games when playing Kansas City
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Minnesota home to Kansas City, Friday, June 28