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The Kansas City Royals and the Minnesota Twins will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Target Field.
Righthander Ervin Santana will take the mound for the Royals to start this game. Santana is 5-5 this season with a 2.74 ERA.
It'll be Kevin Correia toeing the rubber for the Twins in this contest. Righthander Correia is 6-5 with a 3.82 ERA so far this season.
Kansas City lost its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Twins on June 29. Bettors who backed the Twins at -111 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Kansas City: 37-41 SU
Minnesota: 36-41 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Kansas City is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games on the road
Minnesota is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games at home
Kansas City home to Cleveland, Tuesday, July 2
Minnesota home to NY Yankees, Monday, July 1