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A winning streak will be on the line for the New York Yankees on Wednesday when they battle the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium.
The Angels will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jered Weaver in this game. Weaver has a 7-5 record and a 2.87 ERA this season.
Weaver's opponent in this one will be Ivan Nova. The Yankees righthander has a 3.03 ERA to go along with a 4-4 record this season.
The Angels were a 14-7 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -149 on the moneyline, while the total score (21) was good news for OVER bettors.
Los Angeles has lost 3 straight games.
New York has won 3 straight games.
Los Angeles: 53-65 SU
New York: 61-57 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
New York most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Angels are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 7-3
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of LA Angels's last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of LA Angels's last 13 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
LA Angels are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games when playing NY Yankees
LA Angels are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games
NY Yankees are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home
NY Yankees are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against LA Angels
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of NY Yankees's last 13 games when playing at home against LA Angels
NY Yankees home to LA Angels, Thursday, August 15