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The Los Angeles Angels will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the Houston Astros at Angel Stadium.
Righthander Lucas Harrell will take the mound for the Astros to start this game. Harrell is 0-2 this season with a 7.84 ERA.
Harrell's opponent in this one will be Garrett Richards. The Angels righthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for Houston, they were a 5-0 winner as they battled the Angels on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +185 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Houston has won 3 straight games.
Los Angeles has lost 5 straight games.
Houston: 4-6 SU
Los Angeles: 2-8 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing LA Angels are 4-3
After playing LA Angels are 3-3
After a win are 6-4
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 3-4
After playing Houston are 4-2
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Houston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games when playing LA Angels
Houston is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games when playing Houston
LA Angels are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games
LA Angels home to Houston, Sunday, April 14