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The Cleveland Indians will be trying to extend a winning streak on Sunday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at Progressive Field.
Michael Pelfrey will be the starting pitcher for the Twins on this day. Righthander Pelfrey is 2-3 this season with a 7.66 ERA.
It'll be Corey Kluber toeing the rubber for the Indians in this contest. Righthander Kluber is 1-0 with a 2.57 ERA so far this season.
The Twins were a 7-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Indians. That made winners of bettors who got Cleveland at -111 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota has lost 2 straight games.
Cleveland has won 6 straight games.
Minnesota: 12-14 SU
Cleveland: 14-13 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 1-9
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Oakland are 3-7
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Minnesota is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland's last 7 games at home
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota at Boston, Monday, May 6
Cleveland home to Oakland, Monday, May 6