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The Houston Astros will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the New York Yankees at Minute Maid Park.
Lefthander Andy Pettitte will take the mound for the Yankees to start this game. Pettitte is 10-11 this season with a 3.88 ERA.
Pettitte's opponent in this one will be Paul Clemens. The Astros righthander has a 4.22 ERA to go along with a 0-2 record this season.
New York won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Astros on September 27. Bettors who backed the Yankees at -110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Houston has lost 13 straight games.
New York: 83-77 SU
Houston: 51-109 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 7-3
After playing Houston are 9-1
After a win are 5-5
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After playing NY Yankees are 0-10
After a loss are 0-10
A few trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 10-1 SU in their last 11 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
Houston is 1-10 SU in their last 11 games when playing NY Yankees
Houston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games at home
Houston home to NY Yankees, Sunday, September 29