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A winning streak will be on the line for the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday when they battle the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
C.J. Wilson will be the starting pitcher for the Angels on this day. lefthander Wilson is 7-5 this season with a 3.88 ERA.
Starting this game for the Astros will be Lucas Harrell. The righthander has a 4.84 ERA to go along with a 5-8 record this season.
The Angels were a 7-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Astros. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -149 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Los Angeles has won 5 straight games.
Houston has lost 2 straight games.
Los Angeles: 38-43 SU
Houston: 30-51 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 4-5
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Houston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After playing LA Angels are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road
LA Angels are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Houston's last 18 games
Houston is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Angels
Houston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
LA Angels home to St. Louis, Tuesday, July 2
Houston home to Tampa Bay, Monday, July 1