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Los Angeles Angels vs. Cleveland Indians

The Cleveland Indians will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Los Angeles Angels at Progressive Field.

Righthander Jered Weaver will take the mound for the Angels to start this game. Weaver is 6-5 this season with a 2.90 ERA.

It'll be Scott Kazmir toeing the rubber for the Indians in this contest. Lefthander Kazmir is 7-4 with a 3.89 ERA so far this season.

The Angels were a 10-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Texas at -117 on the moneyline, while the total score (13) was good news for OVER bettors.

Cleveland was a 10-3 loser in its last match at home against the Tigers. They lost as +150 underdogs, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors.

Current streak:
Los Angeles has lost 4 straight games.
Cleveland has lost 4 straight games.

Team records:
Los Angeles: 51-62 SU
Cleveland: 62-53 SU

Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Texas are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Angels's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of LA Angels's last 20 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of LA Angels's last 25 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Cleveland's last 20 games when playing at home against LA Angels
Cleveland is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of Cleveland's last 25 games when playing LA Angels

Next up:
Cleveland home to LA Angels, Saturday, August 10