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|New York Yankees vs. Minnesota Twins|
The New York Yankees will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Monday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
The Yankees will give the ball to starter Andy Pettitte in this one. Lefthander Pettitte is 5-6 this season with a 4.22 ERA.
It'll be Scott Diamond toeing the rubber for the Twins in this contest. Lefthander Diamond is 5-7 with a 5.40 ERA so far this season.New York lost its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Orioles on June 30. Bettors who backed the Orioles at -122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 9-8 loser as they battled the Royals at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Royals at -108 were rewarded, while the 17 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Current streak:
New York has lost 5 straight games.
New York: 42-39 SU
Minnesota: 36-42 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota home to NY Yankees, Tuesday, July 2