Courtesy of OddsShark.com:
• The Minnesota Twins and the Texas Rangers will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Rangers Ballpark.
The Twins will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Brian Duensing in this game. Duensing has a 4-0 record and a 2.18 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Rangers will be C.J. Wilson. The lefthander has a 3.02 ERA to go along with a 12-5 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Rangers listed as 150-moneyline favorites versus the Twins, while the game's total has not yet been posted.
Michael Young drove in the winning run as the Rangers defeated the Twins 4-3 on Tuesday. The Rangers won the game as -140 favorites, while the seven runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.
Andres Blanco went 2-for-3 with one run batted in for the Rangers, while Darren Oliver tossed the win in relief. Neftali notched his 32nd save with a scoreless ninth.
Carl Pavano suffered a complete-game loss for the Twins, giving up eight hits and four runs.
Texas: 71-54 SU
Minnesota most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 7-3
After playing Texas are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
Texas most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Texas
Minnesota is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Minnesota is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Texas
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Texas is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Minnesota
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