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Houston Astros vs. Los Angeles Angels

The Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Angels will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Angel Stadium.

The Astros will trot Justin Verlander out to the mound in this one. Right hander Verlander has a 4-2 record and a 1.21 ERA this season.

Verlander's opponent in this one will be Garrett Richards. The Angels right hander has a 4.08 ERA to go along with a 4-1 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Astros as -128-moneyline favorites versus the Angels, while the game's total opened at 7.

Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 5-3 result against the Astros on May 15. Bettors who backed the Astros at -159 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Houston was a 5-3 winner on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Houston at -159 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

Team record: 27-17 SU
Houston is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Houston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston's last 7 games

Los Angeles:
Team record: 25-17 SU
LA Angels is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
LA Angels is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
LA Angels is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home

Next up:
Houston home to Cleveland Friday, May 18
Los Angeles home to Tampa Bay Thursday, May 17