MLB Odds Betting - Kansas City Royals Underdogs vs Angels at Los Angeles
The Los Angeles Angels look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Kansas City Royals arrive at Angel Stadium on Sunday.
Los Angeles sends Garrett Richards out against Jason Vargas for the Kansas City Royals in this game. Richards is 4-1 with a 2.90 ERA on the season, while Vargas is 4-2 on the year and has a 3.76 ERA.
Kansas City Royals vs Los Angeles Angels Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Kansas City Royals were listed as 145 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 8 before betting started earlier on Sunday over at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Kansas City Royals vs Los Angeles Angels Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 5.2-4.2 win for the Angels on Sunday. 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 27-21 heading into this matchup, while the Kansas City Royals sit at 24-24 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Kansas City injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Los Angeles Angels rated this week at No. 4 and the Kansas City Royals sitting at No. 9.
How Kansas City Royals vs Los Angeles Angels Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles Angels No. 3 ranked offense (4.94 runs per game) against a Kansas City Royals defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 10 at 3.92 runs allowed per game. The Los Angeles Angels have been averaging 9.02 hits per game, more than the Kansas City Royals have managed so far this season (8.73 hits on average).
Kansas City brings the No. 10-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Angels's No. 12-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Royals were a 7-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Angels. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -104 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors. The Royals beat Los Angeles in extra innings, earning a 7-4 victory at Angel Stadium in MLB wagering action.
Kansas City Royals vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games
Kansas City is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Kansas City's last 10 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
LA Angels is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
LA Angels is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
LA Angels is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Angels's last 10 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Next Betting Matchups
Kansas City home to Houston, Monday, May 26th
Los Angeles at Seattle, Monday, May 26th