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The Minnesota Twins and the Kansas City Royals will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Kauffman Stadium.
Righthander PJ Walters will take the mound for the Twins to start this game. Walters is 2-0 this season with a 4.50 ERA.
Walters's opponent in this one will be Jeremy Guthrie. The Royals righthander has a 3.84 ERA to go along with a 5-3 record this season.
Minnesota won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Royals on June 4. Bettors who backed the Twins at +123 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Minnesota has won 3 straight games.
Kansas City has lost 2 straight games.
Minnesota: 26-29 SU
Kansas City: 23-32 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 2-8
After a win are 5-5
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
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 Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Kansas City home to Minnesota, Thursday, June 6