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The Tampa Bay Rays will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
The Rays will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Chris Archer in this game. Archer has a 0-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.
Archer's opponent in this one will be Ubaldo Jimenez. The Indians righthander has a 5.57 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.
The Rays were a 9-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Indians. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at +100 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
Tampa Bay has won 5 straight games.
Cleveland has won 2 straight games.
Tampa Bay: 29-24 SU
Cleveland: 29-24 SU
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay5-0-1 SU in its last 6 games
Tampa Bay7-2-1 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 6-18-1 SU in its last 25 games ,when playing on the road against Cleveland
Cleveland15-4-1 SU in its last 20 games at home
Cleveland18-6-1 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
Cleveland is 2-4-1 SU in its last 7 games ,when playing at home against Tampa Bay
Cleveland is 2-5-1 SU in its last 8 games ,
Cleveland home to Tampa Bay, Sunday, June 2