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The Tampa Bay Rays will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
Matt Moore will be the starting pitcher for the Rays on this day. Lefthander Moore is 15-3 this season with a 3.18 ERA.
Starting this game for the Twins will be Andrew Albers. The lefthander has a 3.35 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.
Tampa Bay won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Twins on September 13. Bettors who backed the Rays at -161 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Tampa Bay has won 2 straight games.
Minnesota has lost 3 straight games.
Tampa Bay: 80-66 SU
Minnesota: 63-83 SU
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 9-1
After playing Minnesota are 9-1
After a win are 5-5
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing Tampa Bay are 1-9
After playing Tampa Bay are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Minnesota's last 11 games
Minnesota is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
Minnesota is 2-13 SU in its last 15 games at home
Minnesota home to Tampa Bay, Sunday, September 15