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The division rival Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins are set to renew hostilities on Sunday when they meet at Target Field.
The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Doug Fister in this game. Fister has a 5-4 record and a 3.28 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Twins will be PJ Walters. The righthander has a 2.49 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 6-3 result against the Twins on June 15. Bettors who backed the Twins at +150 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Detroit: 37-29 SU
Minnesota: 30-35 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Detroit is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Detroit
Minnesota is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Detroit home to Baltimore, Monday, June 17
Minnesota home to Chi White Sox, Tuesday, June 18