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The Minnesota Twins and the Washington Nationals will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Nationals Park in an interleague contest.
Righthander Kevin Correia will take the mound for the Twins to start this game. Correia is 5-4 this season with a 4.09 ERA.
Starting this game for the Nationals will be Gio Gonzalez. The lefthander has a 3.64 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 7-3 loser as they battled the Royals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Royals at -143 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Minnesota has lost 2 straight games.
Minnesota: 26-31 SU
Washington: 29-30 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Washington are 5-4
After playing Kansas City are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7
Washington most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 3-6
After playing NY Mets are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
Minnesota is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Minnesota's last 9 games when playing Washington
Minnesota is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Washington's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 9 games when playing Minnesota
Washington home to Minnesota, Sunday, June 9