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|Houston Astros vs. Pittsburgh Pirates|
A winning streak will be on the line for the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday when they battle the Houston Astros at PNC Park.
Lefthander Erik Bedard will take the mound for the Astros to start this game. Bedard is 0-2 this season with a 8.41 ERA.
Starting this game for the Pirates will be AJ Burnett. The righthander has a 2.73 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.Houston was a 5-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Pirates. They lost as +176 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors. Current streak:
Pittsburgh has won 4 straight games.
Houston: 11-31 SU
Pittsburgh: 25-17 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 5-5
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Pittsburgh home to Houston, Sunday, May 19