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The Toronto Blue Jays and the Minnesota Twins will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Target Field.
The Blue Jays will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander JA Happ in this game. Happ has a 3-5 record and a 5.54 ERA this season.
The Twins will counter Happ with Kevin Correia. Righthander Correia has a 4.18 ERA to go along with a 9-10 record this season.
Toronto won its last outing, a 6-5 result against the Twins on September 6. Bettors who backed the Blue Jays at -120 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Minnesota has lost 2 straight games.
Toronto: 65-76 SU
Minnesota: 61-78 SU
Toronto most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Toronto are 2-8
After playing Toronto are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Toronto is 15-4 SU in its last 19 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Toronto is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Minnesota's last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games when playing Toronto
Minnesota is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games
Minnesota home to Toronto, Sunday, September 8