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MLB BASEBALL

Los Angeles Angels vs. Houston Astros

The division rival Los Angeles Angels and Houston Astros are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Minute Maid Park.

The Angels will give the ball to starter Joe Blanton in this one. Righthander Blanton is 1-10 this season with a 5.26 ERA.

Starting this game for the Astros will be Jordan Lyles. The righthander has a 3.68 ERA to go along with a 4-2 record this season.

Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at -133 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Current streak:
Los Angeles has won 4 straight games.

Team records:
Los Angeles: 37-43 SU
Houston: 30-50 SU

Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 3-7
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 8-2
After playing LA Angels are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
LA Angels are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing Houston
Houston is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Houston's last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Houston's last 16 games at home
Houston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Houston home to LA Angels, Sunday, June 30