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The fans at Target Field will be treated to a game between the Cleveland Indians and the Minnesota Twins when they take their seats on Sunday.
The Indians will trot Ubaldo Jimenez out to the mound in this one. Righthander Jimenez has a 12-9 record and a 3.38 ERA this season.
Jimenez's opponent in this one will be Scott Diamond. The Twins lefthander has a 5.54 ERA to go along with a 6-12 record this season.
In their last action, Cleveland was a 5-1 winner on the road against the Twins. Bettors on Cleveland at -200 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Cleveland has won 9 straight games.
Minnesota has lost 5 straight games.
Cleveland: 91-70 SU
Minnesota: 66-95 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 8-2
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Minnesota's last 13 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota's last 9 games when playing at home against Cleveland