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The Los Angeles Angels will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Sunday when they take on the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.
The Angels will give the ball to starter Joe Blanton in this one. Righthander Blanton is 2-11 this season with a 5.40 ERA.
It'll be Hisashi Iwakuma toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Iwakuma is 7-4 with a 2.97 ERA so far this season.
The Angels were a 6-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at -118 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Los Angeles has lost 2 straight games.
Seattle has won 2 straight games.
Los Angeles: 44-48 SU
Seattle: 42-52 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 1-9
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 4-6
After playing LA Angels are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games on the road
LA Angels are 11-5 SU in their last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games when playing on the road against Seattle
LA Angels are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Seattle's last 9 games at home
Seattle is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing at home against LA Angels
LA Angels home to Oakland, Friday, July 19
Seattle at Houston, Friday, July 19