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The New York Mets and the Cleveland Indians will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Progressive Field.
The Mets will give the ball to starter Jonathon Niese in this one. Lefthander Niese is 6-6 this season with a 3.66 ERA.
Starting this game for the Indians will be Corey Kluber. The righthander has a 3.62 ERA to go along with a 6-5 record this season.
In their last action, New York was an 8-1 loser on the road against the Indians. Bettors on Cleveland at -168 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Cleveland has won 3 straight games.
New York: 63-76 SU
Cleveland: 75-65 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Cleveland are 8-2
After playing Cleveland are 7-2
After a loss are 4-6
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 3-7
After playing NY Mets are 4-5
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 8 of NY Mets's last 9 games when playing Cleveland
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
NY Mets are 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Cleveland's last 9 games when playing NY Mets
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland home to NY Mets, Sunday, September 8