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The Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Angels will meet on the field at Angel Stadium on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.
The Astros will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Bud Norris in this game. Norris has a 4-4 record and a 3.71 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Angels will be Jerome Williams. The righthander has a 3.19 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
Houston won its last outing, a 6-3 result against the Angels on May 31. Bettors who backed the Astros at +210 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Houston has won 3 straight games.
Houston: 18-37 SU
Los Angeles: 25-30 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing LA Angels are 7-3
After playing LA Angels are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Houston are 4-6
After playing Houston are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Houston's last 10 games when playing LA Angels
LA Angels are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games at home
LA Angels are 10-3 SU in their last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Angels's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games when playing at home against Houston
LA Angels home to Houston, Sunday, June 2