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The Minnesota Twins will be trying to extend a winning streak on Thursday when they take on the Milwaukee Brewers at Target Field.
Righthander Kyle Lohse will take the mound for the Brewers to start this game. Lohse is 1-5 this season with a 3.76 ERA.
The Twins will counter Lohse with PJ Walters. Righthander Walters has a 3.00 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Twins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Twins at +112 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Milwaukee has lost 5 straight games.
Minnesota has won 3 straight games.
Milwaukee: 19-32 SU
Minnesota: 22-28 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Milwaukee's last 12 games when playing Minnesota
Milwaukee is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Milwaukee is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
Minnesota is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Milwaukee at Philadelphia, Friday, May 31
Minnesota home to Seattle, Friday, May 31