Angels battle Dodgers in all-LA matchup
Garrett Richards is set to take on Zack Greinke on Monday night as the Los Angeles Angels visit the Los Angeles Dodgers in marquee baseball odds action at the sportsbooks.
Richards is 11-4 with a 2.74 ERA on the season, and in his four career appearances against the Dodgers he has a 2.63 ERA and 10 strikeouts in 13 2-3 innings. Greinke is 12-6 with a 2.65 ERA, and he held the Braves to one run on five hits over eight innings of work in his most recent outing.
Los Angeles Angels vs Los Angeles Dodgers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Los Angeles Dodgers as -133 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 6.5 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Angels vs Los Angeles Dodgers Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Angels to win this game 5-4.7. 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 Dodgers bring a 63-49 record to the battle against the 66-44 Angels. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Los Angeles injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Los Angeles Dodgers rated this week at No. 11 and the Los Angeles Angels sitting at No. 5.
How Los Angeles Angels vs Los Angeles Dodgers Stats Matchup
The game also pits Los Angeles Dodgers No. 13-rated offense, averaging 4.15 runs per game, against a Los Angeles Angels defense that ranks No. 14 at 4.05 in runs allowed per game. The Los Angeles Dodgers have averaged 8.75 hits per game so far, less than Los Angeles Angels batters have averaged on the year (9.27 hits per game).
Los Angeles owns the No. 7 defense, allowing 4.15 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Los Angeles's No. 14-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Angels were a 7-5 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +102 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors. The Angels grabbed a win last time out, defeating Jake Odorizzi and the Rays 7-5 on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 7-3 result against the Cubs on August 3. Bettors who backed the Cubs at +175 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Los Angeles didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 7-3 to Chicago on Sunday at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles Angels vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds Trends
LA Angels is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games
LA Angels is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games on the road
LA Dodgers is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
LA Dodgers is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
LA Dodgers is 7-15 SU in its last 22 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of LA Dodgers's last 15 games when playing LA Angels
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at Los Angeles, Tuesday, August 5th