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The Cleveland Indians will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
right hander Zach McAllister will take the mound for the Indians to start this game. McAllister is 3-5 this season with a 5.28 ERA.
The Royals will counter McAllister with Jeremy Guthrie. Right hander Guthrie has a 4.49 ERA to go along with a 5-9 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Royals as -127-moneyline favorites versus the Indians, while the game's total opened at 8.5
The Indians were a 6-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Royals. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 51-52
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Cleveland is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland's last 8 games
Cleveland is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland's last 8 games on the road
Team record: 52-50
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games at home
Kansas City is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cleveland
Cleveland at Kansas City Sunday, July 27