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Minnesota Twins vs. Atlanta Braves

The Minnesota Twins and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Turner Field.

The Twins will give the ball to starter Kevin Correia in this one. Righthander Correia is 4-3 this season with a 3.35 ERA.

The Braves will counter Correia with Julio Teheran. Righthander Teheran has a 4.57 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.

Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Red Sox at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at -130 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

The Braves were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -200 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Minnesota has lost 5 straight games.
Atlanta has won 3 straight games.

Team records:
Minnesota: 18-22 SU
Atlanta: 25-18 SU

Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Atlanta are 5-4
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 5-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Atlanta's last 15 games

Next up:
Atlanta home to Minnesota, Tuesday, May 21