Los Angeles Angels Favored by -190 Against Boston Red Sox on Friday
The Los Angeles Angels will try to be nasty hosts on Friday when the Boston Red Sox pay a visit to Angel Stadium.
Jered Weaver will take the mound for the Los Angeles Angels, and he'll carry a 12-6 record into the contest. Allen Webster gets the ball for the Boston Red Sox; he's 1-1 so far this season.
Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 5-3.7 win for the Angels on Friday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Los Angeles Angels sport a record of 67-47 heading into this matchup, while the Boston Red Sox sit at 50-64 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Boston injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 5-ranked Los Angeles Angels and the No. 18-rated Boston Red Sox in this matchup.
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 4.76 runs per nine innings, against the No. 27 lineup of the Boston Red Sox at 3.8 runs per outing.
Boston brings the No. 22-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Angels's No. 14-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Boston lost its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Cardinals on August 7. Bettors who backed the Cardinals at -164 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Boston looks to rebound from a loss to the Cardinals, who beat them 5-2 on Thursday behind a start from Adam Wainwright at Busch Stadium.
Los Angeles was a 7-0 loser in its last match at home against the Dodgers. They lost as -102 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors. Los Angeles didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Hyun-Jin Ryu in a losing cause, 7-0, against Los Angeles on Thursday.
Boston Red Sox vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds Trends
Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 8 games
Boston is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
LA Angels is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of LA Angels's last 23 games
LA Angels is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels's last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Boston at Los Angeles, Saturday, August 9th