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The Minnesota Twins and the Boston Red Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Fenway Park.
Lefthander Pedro Hernandez will take the mound for the Twins to start this game. Hernandez is 1-0 this season with a 4.70 ERA.
Hernandez's opponent in this one will be Allen Webster. The Red Sox righthander has a 3.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 6-1 winner as they battled the Red Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Twins at +164 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Minnesota: 14-15 SU
Boston: 21-12 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Boston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota's last 9 games
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston
Minnesota is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games when playing Boston
Boston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games
Boston is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Boston's last 10 games at home
Boston home to Minnesota, Thursday, May 9