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The Kansas City Royals and the Los Angeles Angels will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Angel Stadium.
The Royals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Wade Davis in this game. Davis has a 2-3 record and a 5.86 ERA this season.
Davis's opponent in this one will be Barry Enright. The Angels righthander has a 13.51 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Kansas City lost its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Angels on May 14. Bettors who backed the Angels at -127 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Kansas City: 19-17 SU
Los Angeles: 15-24 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Oakland are 7-3
After playing LA Angels are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas City's last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games when playing at home against Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 13 of LA Angels's last 19 games at home
LA Angels are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
LA Angels are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Kansas City at Oakland, Friday, May 17
LA Angels home to Chi White Sox, Thursday, May 16