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Cleveland Indians vs. Houston Astros

The Cleveland Indians and the Houston Astros will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Minute Maid Park.

The Indians will give the ball to starter Ubaldo Jimenez in this one. Righthander Jimenez is 0-2 this season with a 11.25 ERA.

It'll be Erik Bedard toeing the rubber for the Astros in this contest. Lefthander Bedard is 0-1 with a 12.47 ERA so far this season.

Cleveland was a 19-6 winner in its last match on the road against the Astros. They won as -112 favorites, while the total score of 25 made winners of OVER bettors.

Team records:
Cleveland: 6-10 SU
Houston: 5-12 SU

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

Houston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Seattle are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games
Cleveland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Cleveland is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games at home
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home

Next up:
Cleveland at Chi White Sox, Monday, April 22
Houston home to Seattle, Monday, April 22