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The Baltimore Orioles will be trying to extend a winning streak on Monday when they take on the Minnesota Twins at Camden Yards.
The Twins will trot Philip Hughes out to the mound in this one. Right hander Hughes has a 14-9 record and a 3.70 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Orioles will be Kevin Gausman. The right hander has a 3.84 ERA to go along with a 7-6 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Orioles as -144-moneyline favorites versus the Twins, while the game's total opened at 8
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 12-8 loser as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at -164 were rewarded, while the 20 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 59-77
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Minnesota is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota's last 10 games
Minnesota is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Minnesota is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Baltimore
Team record: 79-56
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Baltimore is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Baltimore is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Baltimore's last 12 games at home
Baltimore is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota home to Chi White Sox Tuesday, September 2
Baltimore home to Cincinnati Tuesday, September 2