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The Atlanta Braves will be trying to extend a winning streak on Tuesday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at Turner Field.
Michael Pelfrey will be the starting pitcher for the Twins on this day. Righthander Pelfrey is 3-4 this season with a 6.57 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Tim Hudson who starts for the Braves. Righthander Hudson is 4-3 with a 5.12 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -151 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Minnesota has lost 6 straight games.
Atlanta has won 4 straight games.
Minnesota: 18-23 SU
Atlanta: 26-18 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 3-6
After a loss are 4-6
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 6-3
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing Minnesota
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games
Atlanta home to Minnesota, Wednesday, May 22