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|Minnesota Twins vs. Boston Red Sox|
The fans at Fenway Park will be treated to a game between the Minnesota Twins and the Boston Red Sox when they take their seats on Wednesday.
The Twins will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Kyle Gibson in this game. Gibson has a 6-5 record and a 3.55 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Red Sox will be John Lackey. The right hander has a 3.24 ERA to go along with a 8-4 record this season.Oddsmakers opened the Red Sox as -165-moneyline favorites versus the Twins, while the game's total opened at 8.5
The Twins were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at -163 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.Minnesota:
Team record: 32-37
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games on the road
Team record: 33-38
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston's last 9 games
Boston is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Boston's last 11 games at home
Minnesota home to Chi White Sox Thursday, June 19
Boston at Oakland Thursday, June 19