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The Cleveland Indians will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Tuesday when they take on the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark.
The Indians will trot Corey Kluber out to the mound in this one. Righthander Kluber has a 2-4 record and a 4.87 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Derek Holland who starts for the Rangers. Lefthander Holland is 5-2 with a 2.82 ERA so far this season.
The Indians were a 6-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Texas at -136 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Cleveland has lost 8 straight games.
Texas has won 2 straight games.
Cleveland: 30-33 SU
Texas: 38-25 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Texas are 3-7
After playing Texas are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8
Texas most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cleveland's last 9 games when playing Texas
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Cleveland's last 23 games when playing on the road against Texas
Cleveland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas
Cleveland is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Texas
Texas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 7 games at home
Texas is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
Texas home to Cleveland, Wednesday, June 12