MLB Odds with Pick - Houston Astros vs Cleveland Indians

Houston Astros

vs

Cleveland Indians
Saturday, August 23, 2014 7:05 PM ET
Progressive Field

The Cleveland Indians battle the visiting Houston Astros on Saturday in MLB betting odds action at Progressive Field.

The match puts starter Collin McHugh for the Houston Astros on the hill facing Danny Salazar for the Cleveland Indians. McHugh brings a 6-9 mark to the game, while Salazar is 4-6 to date on the season.

Houston Astros vs Cleveland Indians Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the Cleveland Indians in this matchup found them as -156 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 8 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: Houston Astros vs Cleveland Indians Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.4-3.7 victory for the Indians. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Houston Astros vs Cleveland Indians Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Cleveland (64-63) will face the 55-74 Astros in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cleveland vs Houston injuries news.

The Cleveland Indians sit at No. 6 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Houston Astros sit at No. 8 on the same chart.

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How Houston Astros vs Cleveland Indians Stats Matchup

At the plate, Cleveland owns the No. 10 ranking for hits at 8.69 per game. By contrast, the Houston Astros are rated No. 27 in the same category at 8.13 per game.

Houston brings the No. 27-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Indians's No. 17-ranked defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Houston, they were a 5-1 winner as they battled the Indians on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +184 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Houston got the job done in their last match in a 5-1 victory over Cleveland on Friday at Progressive Field behind starter Brad Peacock.

Houston Astros vs Cleveland Indians Betting Odds Trends

Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Cleveland's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 5 games at home
Cleveland is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing Houston

Next Betting Matchups

Houston at Cleveland, Sunday, August 24th

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