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The Los Angeles Angels and the Houston Astros will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Minute Maid Park.
The Angels will give the ball to starter Jerome Williams in this one. Righthander Williams is 6-10 this season with a 5.43 ERA.
It'll be Paul Clemens toeing the rubber for the Astros in this contest. Righthander Clemens is 0-0 with a 3.72 ERA so far this season.
Los Angeles won its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Astros on September 14. Bettors who backed the Angels at -153 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Los Angeles: 71-77 SU
Houston: 51-97 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 4-6
After playing Houston are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
Houston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Cincinnati are 2-8
After playing LA Angels are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Houston
LA Angels are 13-3 SU in their last 16 games on the road
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing Houston
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
LA Angels at Oakland, Monday, September 16
Houston home to Cincinnati, Monday, September 16