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The New York Yankees will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Monday when they take on the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium.
The Indians will trot Justin Masterson out to the mound in this one. Righthander Masterson has a 8-3 record and a 3.07 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Yankees will be Andy Pettitte. The lefthander has a 3.83 ERA to go along with a 4-3 record this season.
Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 11-3 loser as they battled the Rays at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at -104 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for New York, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Red Sox at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at +115 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Cleveland: 30-26 SU
New York: 31-25 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 7-3
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland's last 8 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
Cleveland is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
NY Yankees are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Cleveland
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 8 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games
NY Yankees home to Cleveland, Tuesday, June 4