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The Cleveland Indians and the Kansas City Royals will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Kauffman Stadium.
The Indians will trot Corey Kluber out to the mound in this one. Righthander Kluber has a 5-5 record and a 4.33 ERA this season.
The Royals will counter Kluber with Luis Mendoza. Righthander Mendoza has a 4.30 ERA to go along with a 2-4 record this season.
Cleveland was a 4-0 winner in its last match on the road against the White Sox. They won as +123 underdogs, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Kansas City was a 9-8 winner on the road against the Twins. Bettors on Kansas City at -108 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (17) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Cleveland has won 4 straight games.
Cleveland: 44-38 SU
Kansas City: 38-41 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing Chi White Sox are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cleveland's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Kansas City's last 18 games when playing at home against Cleveland
Kansas City is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Cleveland
Kansas City is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Kansas City home to Cleveland, Wednesday, July 3