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The Minnesota Twins and the Kansas City Royals will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Kauffman Stadium.
Righthander Michael Pelfrey will take the mound for the Twins to start this game. Pelfrey is 3-6 this season with a 6.66 ERA.
It'll be Wade Davis toeing the rubber for the Royals in this contest. Righthander Davis is 3-5 with a 6.16 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Minnesota was a 4-1 loser on the road against the Royals. Bettors on Kansas City at -133 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Minnesota: 26-30 SU
Kansas City: 24-32 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 5-4
After playing Kansas City are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 1-9
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
Minnesota is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Minnesota at Washington, Friday, June 7
Kansas City home to Houston, Friday, June 7