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Boston Red Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

A winning streak will be on the line for the Boston Red Sox on Monday when they battle the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.

The Red Sox will trot Martin Perez out to the mound in this one. Left hander Perez has a 0-0 record and a 5.40 ERA this season.

The Twins will counter Perez with J.A. Happ. Left hander Happ has a 2.25 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Twins as -152-moneyline favorites versus the Red Sox, while the game's total opened at 9.5.

The Twins were a 8-6 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at 165 on the moneyline, while the total score (14) was good news for OVER bettors.

Boston was a 14-9 winner in its last match on the road against the Orioles. They won as -140 favorites, while the total score of 23 made winners of OVER bettors.

Team record: 6-3 SU
Current Streak: won 6 straight games.
Boston is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 7 games when playing Minnesota
Boston is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games

Team record: 5-4 SU
Minnesota is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Minnesota is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Boston at Minnesota Tuesday, April 13