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The Cleveland Indians and the Oakland Athletics will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at O.co Coliseum.
The Indians will give the ball to starter Scott Kazmir in this one. Lefthander Kazmir is 7-5 this season with a 4.18 ERA.
Kazmir's opponent in this one will be Tom Milone. The Athletics lefthander has a 4.39 ERA to go along with a 9-9 record this season.
In their last action, Cleveland was a 7-1 winner on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Cleveland at +147 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Cleveland: 66-57 SU
Oakland: 69-53 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing LA Angels are 3-7
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Oakland
Cleveland is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Cleveland's last 25 games when playing Oakland
Oakland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Oakland's last 25 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games
Cleveland at LA Angels, Monday, August 19
Oakland home to Seattle, Monday, August 19