Los Angeles sends Jered Weaver vs Lance Lynn in Angels vs Cardinals game
St. Louis Cardinals vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The St. Louis Cardinals will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Angels in Los Angeles at Angel Stadium on Tuesday in baseball action.
The Angels will rely on Jered Weaver to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Lance Lynn will be his counterpart for the Cardinals. Jered Weaver is 1-4 this season, and Lance Lynn is 10-2.
The Angels sit at No. 8 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Cardinals sit at a National League No. 1 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles' No. 7-rated American League offense, averaging 4.7 runs per game, against a Cardinals defense that ranks No. 3 in the National League at 3.6 in runs allowed per game. The Angels have averaged 9.2 hits per game so far, less than Cardinals batters have averaged on the year (9.4 hits per game).
Los Angeles owns the American League's No. 11 defense, allowing 4.6 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with St. Louis' National League No. 3-rated defense.
St. Louis was a 7-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Athletics. They lost as +118 underdogs, while the total score of 12 made winners of OVER bettors. St. Louis suffered a 7-5 loss against Oakland on Sunday, as Jake Westbrook wasn't able to lead his team to victory at O.co Coliseum.
Los Angeles won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Astros on June 30. Bettors who backed the Angels at -153 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. C.J. Wilson fanned 10 Houston batters in the team's last outing, leading the Angels to a 3-1 victory over the Astros at Minute Maid Park.
St. Louis Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Angels are 5-4
After playing Oakland are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 4-5
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
A few Cardinals at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis' last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis' last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of St. Louis' last 12 games
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels' last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels' last 6 games at home
LA Angels are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games at home
St. Louis at LA Angels, Wednesday, July 3