Los Angeles Angels at Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds and Pick
Tropicana Field hosts an MLB battle between the Tampa Bay Rays and the visiting Los Angeles Angels on Saturday.
The match puts starter C.J. Wilson for the Los Angeles Angels on the hill facing Chris Archer for the Tampa Bay Rays. Wilson brings a 8-6 mark to the game, while Archer is 6-6 to date on the season.
Los Angeles Angels vs Tampa Bay Rays Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Tampa Bay Rays as -110 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 7.5 for betting fans hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Angels vs Tampa Bay Rays Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 5-4.1 result in favor of the Angels. 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
53-56 Tampa Bay battles the Angels, currently with a 65-43 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs Los Angeles injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 3 (Tampa Bay Rays) and the No. 1 (Los Angeles Angels) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How Los Angeles Angels vs Tampa Bay Rays Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Tampa Bay Rays No. 22-ranked scoring average of 3.89 runs per game, against a Los Angeles Angels offense rated No. 2 and scoring 4.84 runs per game. The Rays have averaged 8.6 hits per game to date this season, less than the Angels hitters have managed (9.26 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, Los Angeles owns the No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 4.06 runs per game on the highway. Tampa Bay, on the other hand, rates No. 14 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles was a 5-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Rays. They won as -103 underdogs, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors. The Angels grabbed a win last time out, defeating Jeremy Hellickson and the Rays 5-3 on Friday at Tropicana Field.
Los Angeles Angels vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds Trends
LA Angels is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of LA Angels's last 11 games
LA Angels is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
LA Angels is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
Tampa Bay is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at Tampa Bay, Sunday, August 3rd