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The Minnesota Twins and the Kansas City Royals will meet on the field at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday in a battle of division rivals.
Samuel Deduno will be the starting pitcher for the Twins on this day. Righthander Deduno is 1-1 this season with a 5.11 ERA.
It'll be Luis Mendoza toeing the rubber for the Royals in this contest. Righthander Mendoza is 1-2 with a 4.87 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Minnesota was a 10-0 winner at home against the Mariners. Bettors on Minnesota at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Kansas City lost its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Rangers on June 2. Bettors who backed the Rangers at -208 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Minnesota has won 2 straight games.
Minnesota: 25-29 SU
Kansas City: 23-31 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Kansas City are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 8-2
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games
Minnesota is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Kansas City is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games at home
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Kansas City home to Minnesota, Wednesday, June 5