Hector Santiago Angels at Home vs Boston Red Sox in MLB Betting Odds Clash

Boston Red Sox

vs

Los Angeles Angels
Sunday, August 10, 2014 3:33 PM ET
Angel Stadium

A key battle on the MLB betting odds menu sees the visiting Boston Red Sox dueling the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday at Angel Stadium.

Los Angeles hands the ball to starter Hector Santiago in this one and he'll try to improve on his 3-7 mark on the year. Boston counters with Rubby De La Rosa, who will try to quiet the fans and the Angels bats at the same time.

Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Los Angeles Angels were listed as -156 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, while odds makers set the opening total line around 8.5 earlier at TopBet.

Get the free Odds Shark app with lines and Bet Tracker capabilities! In the Apple Store and on Google Play.

Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.9-3.7 win for the Angels. A 4.9-3.7 result in favor of the Angels is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Los Angeles (68-48) will face the 51-65 Red Sox in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Boston injuries news.

The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Los Angeles Angels at No. 5 and the Boston Red Sox at No. 18 heading into this contest.

ADVERTISEMENT:

How Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Stats Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Los Angeles Angels and its No. 2-rated batting order, averaging 4.74 runs per nine innings, against the No. 26 lineup of the Boston Red Sox at 3.8 runs per outing.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Los Angeles has the No. 14-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Red Sox own the No. 21 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Boston lost its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Angels on August 9. Bettors who backed the Angels at -188 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Boston lost a tight one on Saturday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by a 5-4 score against Los Angeles at Angel Stadium.

Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds Trends

Boston is 4-12-1 SU in its last 17 games
Boston is 3-7-1 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Boston is 4-11-1 SU in its last 16 games when playing LA Angels
Boston is 2-5-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
LA Angels is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games
LA Angels is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
LA Angels is 11-4-1 SU in its last 16 games when playing Boston
LA Angels is 2-4-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Boston

Next Betting Matchups

Boston at Cincinnati, Tuesday, August 12th
Los Angeles home to Philadelphia, Tuesday, August 12th

Share this: