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The Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Comerica Park.
The Twins will trot Kevin Correia out to the mound in this one. Righthander Correia has a 8-9 record and a 4.61 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Tigers will be Anibal Sanchez. The righthander has a 2.50 ERA to go along with a 11-7 record this season.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 6-3 winner as they battled the Tigers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Twins at +178 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Minnesota: 55-69 SU
Detroit: 73-52 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota's last 9 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Minnesota's last 15 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota's last 10 games
Detroit is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Detroit's last 9 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Detroit's last 15 games when playing Minnesota
Detroit is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games
Detroit home to Minnesota, Thursday, August 22