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The Los Angeles Angels and the Tampa Bay Rays will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Tropicana Field.
C.J. Wilson will be the starting pitcher for the Angels on this day. lefthander Wilson is 13-6 this season with a 3.30 ERA.
The Rays will counter Wilson with Fausto Carmona. Righthander Carmona has a 5.00 ERA to go along with a 6-13 record this season.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 7-1 winner as they battled the Mariners on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at -130 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Tampa Bay was a 11-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Royals. They lost as -110 favorites, while the total score of 12 made winners of OVER bettors.
Los Angeles has won 3 straight games.
Tampa Bay has lost 2 straight games.
Los Angeles: 58-71 SU
Tampa Bay: 74-55 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Seattle are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing LA Angels are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels's last 6 games
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels's last 10 games when playing Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games at home
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Angels
Tampa Bay home to LA Angels, Wednesday, August 28