MLB Matchups  >>  Toronto Blue Jays vs. Minnesota Twins Preview 04/15/2014

 
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A winning streak will be on the line for the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday when they battle the Toronto Blue Jays at Target Field.

Brandon Morrow will be the starting pitcher for the Blue Jays on this day. Righthander Morrow is 1-1 this season with a 5.73 ERA.

Morrow's opponent in this one will be Philip Hughes. The Twins righthander has a 7.20 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Blue Jays listed as 139-moneyline favorites versus the Twins, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 11-3 winner as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jays at -102 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Minnesota won its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Royals on April 13. Bettors who backed the Twins at +109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

CURRENT STREAK:
Minnesota has won 3 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Toronto: 7-6 SU
Minnesota: 6-6 SU
TORONTO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

MINNESOTA MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Toronto are 1-9
After playing Kansas City are 6-4
After a win are 4-6


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Toronto is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Minnesota
Toronto is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Toronto's last 13 games on the road
Toronto is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Minnesota's last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games at home
Minnesota is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games
Minnesota is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games at home

NEXT UP:
Minnesota home to Toronto, Wednesday, April 16