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Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians

The Kansas City Royals and the Cleveland Indians will meet on the field at Progressive Field on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.

Jeremy Guthrie will be the starting pitcher for the Royals on this day. Righthander Guthrie is 8-6 this season with a 4.12 ERA.

Guthrie's opponent in this one will be Scott Kazmir. The Indians lefthander has a 4.74 ERA to go along with a 4-4 record this season.

Kansas City was a 3-0 loser in its last match on the road against the Indians. They lost as +134 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Kansas City has lost 3 straight games.
Cleveland has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Kansas City: 43-47 SU
Cleveland: 49-44 SU

Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Kansas City are 6-4
After playing Kansas City are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Kansas City's last 10 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing Kansas City
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Kansas City

Next up:
Cleveland home to Kansas City, Sunday, July 14