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The Minnesota Twins will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
Kevin Correia will be the starting pitcher for the Twins on this day. Righthander Correia is 6-6 this season with a 4.19 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jeremy Hellickson who starts for the Rays. Righthander Hellickson is 8-3 with a 4.67 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Rays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at -167 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Minnesota has lost 3 straight games.
Tampa Bay has won 6 straight games.
Minnesota: 37-50 SU
Tampa Bay: 51-40 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 9-1
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota's last 9 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Minnesota is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Minnesota is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Tampa Bay home to Minnesota, Thursday, July 11