Cleveland Indians vs. Los Angeles Angels - 8/5/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Angels (55-57) at Cleveland Indians (60-49)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 1:10 pm (Progressive Field)
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The Line: Cleveland Indians -167 / Los Angeles Angels +157 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
Sunday MLB brings us to Progressive Field where the Cleveland Indians host the Los Angeles Angels.
The Los Angeles Angels could not find their offense in a 3-0 defeat at Cleveland on Saturday. Los Angeles starter Felix Pena gave up a pair of runs on three hits and three BB over 5.1 frames with Hansel Robles allowing an unearned run.
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The Angels offense consisted of three hits and a free pass with Albert Pujols, Andrelton Simmons and Eric Young Jr. logging hits.
The Angels placed Tyler Skaggs on the disabled list so stay tuned for a starter.
The Cleveland Indians struggled to get their offense going but it didn’t matter with ace Corey Kluber on the mound. Kluber gave Cleveland a complete game shutout where he struck out seven.
The Indians managed four hits and five bases on balls with Leonys Martin going solo while Michael Brantley recorded an RBI.
Rookie Shane Bieber makes his 10th start of 2018 when he faces the Angels on Sunday. Bieber did not get a decision in a 5-4 loss at Minnesota with four runs allowed (three earned) over 6.1 frames.
LA Angels are 2-6 in their last 8 Sunday games and LA Angels are 8-20 in their last 28 road games and over is 5-2-1 in LA Angels last 8 Sunday games. Cleveland are 6-2 in their last 8 Sunday games and over is 34-14-3 in Cleveland last 51 home games and Cleveland are 65-32 in their last 97 home games. LA Angels are 3-13 in the last 16 meetings in Cleveland and are 5-17 in the last 22 meetings.
I don’t know who is pitching for Los Angeles so I’m staying away which might be the best bet...