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The Kansas City Royals and the Los Angeles Angels will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Angel Stadium.
Righthander Luis Mendoza will take the mound for the Royals to start this game. Mendoza is 0-2 this season with a 7.06 ERA.
It'll be Joe Blanton toeing the rubber for the Angels in this contest. Righthander Blanton is 0-6 with a 5.66 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Kansas City was a 4-2 loser at home against the Yankees. Bettors on New York at +107 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 3-0 loser on the road against the White Sox. Bettors on Chicago at -123 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Kansas City has lost 3 straight games.
Kansas City: 18-16 SU
Los Angeles: 14-23 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 1-9
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 9 games on the road
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing at home against Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games at home
LA Angels are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing Kansas City
LA Angels are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games
LA Angels home to Kansas City, Tuesday, May 14