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The Cleveland Indians will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
The Indians will give the ball to starter Scott Kazmir in this one. Lefthander Kazmir is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be Philip Humber toeing the rubber for the Astros in this contest. Righthander Humber is 0-3 with a 2.89 ERA so far this season.
Cleveland lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Astros on April 19. Bettors who backed the Astros at +114 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Cleveland has lost 5 straight games.
Cleveland: 5-10 SU
Houston: 5-11 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 4-6
After playing Houston are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland are 4-6
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Cleveland's last 10 games
Cleveland is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Houston
Cleveland is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Houston
Houston is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cleveland
Houston is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Cleveland
Houston is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Houston is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Houston home to Cleveland, Sunday, April 21