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The Minnesota Twins will be trying to extend a winning streak on Sunday when they take on the Houston Astros at Target Field.
Righthander Brad Peacock will take the mound for the Astros to start this game. Peacock is 1-3 this season with a 8.44 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Michael Pelfrey who starts for the Twins. Righthander Pelfrey is 4-9 with a 5.31 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Houston was a 6-4 loser on the road against the Twins. Bettors on Minnesota at -156 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Houston has lost 3 straight games.
Minnesota has won 2 straight games.
Houston: 36-73 SU
Minnesota: 47-60 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Kansas City are 4-6
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Houston is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Houston is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games when playing Minnesota
Houston is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games when playing Houston
Minnesota is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Minnesota's last 21 games
Houston home to Boston, Monday, August 5
Minnesota at Kansas City, Monday, August 5