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|Texas Rangers vs. Minnesota Twins|
A winning streak will be on the line for the Texas Rangers on Saturday when they battle the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
The Rangers will give the ball to starter Derek Holland in this one. Lefthander Holland is 1-1 this season with a 3.25 ERA.
Holland's opponent in this one will be Pedro Hernandez. The Twins lefthander has a 5.40 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.Last time out for Texas, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Twins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -114 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Texas has won 3 straight games.
Minnesota has lost 3 straight games.
Texas: 16-7 SU
Minnesota: 9-10 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 8-2
After playing Minnesota are 9-1
After a win are 5-5
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Texas are 1-9
After playing Texas are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota home to Texas, Sunday, April 28