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|Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Los Angeles Angels|
The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Los Angeles Angels will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Angel Stadium in an interleague contest.
The Pirates will give the ball to starter Gerrit Cole in this one. Righthander Cole is 2-0 this season with a 3.75 ERA.
Cole's opponent in this one will be Jered Weaver. The Angels righthander has a 4.41 ERA to go along with a 1-3 record this season.The Pirates were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at +183 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Angels were a 10-9 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -110 on the moneyline, while the total score (19) was good news for OVER bettors. Team records:
Pittsburgh: 43-30 SU
Los Angeles: 32-40 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 3-6
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels home to Pittsburgh, Saturday, June 22