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The Oakland Athletics will be trying to extend a winning streak on Sunday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at O.co Coliseum.
The Twins will give the ball to starter Cole De Vries in this one. Righthander De Vries is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Starting this game for the Athletics will be Sonny Gray. The righthander has a 2.70 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 9-1 loser as they battled the Athletics on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Athletics at -245 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Minnesota has lost 3 straight games.
Oakland has won 3 straight games.
Minnesota: 65-89 SU
Oakland: 92-63 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 3-7
After playing Oakland are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Minnesota's last 10 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games at home
Minnesota home to Detroit, Monday, September 23
Oakland at LA Angels, Monday, September 23