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The Minnesota Twins and the Seattle Mariners will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Safeco Field.
Righthander Kevin Correia will take the mound for the Twins to start this game. Correia is 7-6 this season with a 4.17 ERA.
It'll be Hisashi Iwakuma toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Iwakuma is 9-4 with a 2.99 ERA so far this season.
Minnesota was a 1-0 loser in its last match on the road against the Angels. They lost as +210 underdogs, while the total score of 1 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 10-1 loser as they battled the Indians at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Indians at -120 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Minnesota: 43-55 SU
Seattle: 48-53 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing LA Angels are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games
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 on the road
Minnesota is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Seattle is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Seattle is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Seattle is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games at home
Seattle home to Minnesota, Friday, July 26