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A winning streak will be on the line for the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday when they battle the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
The Angels will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Garrett Richards in this game. Richards has a 3-3 record and a 3.86 ERA this season.
It'll be Chris Archer toeing the rubber for the Rays in this contest. Righthander Archer is 7-5 with a 2.93 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 6-5 winner on the road against the Rays. Bettors on Los Angeles at +125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Los Angeles has won 4 straight games.
Tampa Bay has lost 3 straight games.
Los Angeles: 59-71 SU
Tampa Bay: 74-56 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 2-8
After a win are 6-4
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing LA Angels are 9-1
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games
Tampa Bay is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
Tampa Bay is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Tampa Bay's last 21 games at home
Tampa Bay home to LA Angels, Thursday, August 29