Los Angeles Dodgers vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The Los Angeles Dodgers will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Angels in Los Angeles at Angel Stadium on Sunday in baseball action.
The match puts starter Aaron Harang for the Dodgers on the hill facing Garrett Richards for the Angels. Harang brings a 5-4 mark to the game, while Richards is 2-0 to date on the season.
On the opening MLB line for this matchup, Los Angeles sat as -165 favorites. The total was set at 8.
This game matches up the No. 4 (Angels) and the No. 1 (Dodgers) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Los Angeles' American League No. 11-ranked scoring average of 4.1 runs per game, against a Dodgers offense rated No. 10 and scoring 4.2 runs per game in the league. The Angels have averaged 8.8 hits per game to date this season, more than the Dodgers hitters have managed (8.5 per nine innings).
Los Angeles owns the American League's No. 1 defense, allowing 3.7 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Los Angeles' National League No. 2-rated defense.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 3-1 winner on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at +151 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Angels, a 3-1 final on Saturday in support of Chris Capuano at Angel Stadium.
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 6-4
After playing LA Angels are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
A few Dodgers at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games on the road
LA Dodgers are 7-16 SU in their last 23 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels' last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of LA Angels' last 11 games
LA Angels are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games
LA Angels are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games at home
LA Dodgers at San Francisco, Monday, June 25
LA Angels at Baltimore, Tuesday, June 26