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The Cleveland Indians and the Tampa Bay Rays will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Tropicana Field.
Righthander Zach McAllister will take the mound for the Indians to start this game. McAllister is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Starting this game for the Rays will be Matt Moore. The lefthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
In their last action, Cleveland was a 10-8 loser on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Toronto at -180 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (18) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Tampa Bay, they were a 6-3 loser as they battled the Orioles at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at +101 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Cleveland: 2-1 SU
Tampa Bay: 1-2 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland are 3-7
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Cleveland's last 10 games
Cleveland is 8-15 SU in its last 23 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
Tampa Bay is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Tampa Bay's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Tampa Bay's last 12 games at home
Tampa Bay home to Cleveland, Saturday, April 6