Los Angeles Angels Home to the Miami Marlins in MLB Betting Odds Action
The Los Angeles Angels will look to improve on a 78-53 record when they take on the Miami Marlins, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Wednesday.
Henderson Alvarez, with a record of 10-5 on the season, gets the ball for the Miami Marlins, while the Los Angeles Angels trot Hector Santiago to the mound in this one. He is 3-7 so far in 2014.
Miami Marlins vs Los Angeles Angels Opening Odds and Betting Line
Those betting on the visitors in this one found the Miami Marlins listed as underdogs of 129 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8, check for odds updates at 5Dimes.
Computer Prediction: Miami Marlins vs Los Angeles Angels 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
The Los Angeles Angels bring a 78-53 record to the battle against the 65-66 Marlins. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Miami injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Los Angeles Angels rated this week at No. 10 and the Miami Marlins sitting at No. 12.
How Miami Marlins vs Los Angeles Angels Stats Matchup
The game also pits Los Angeles Angels No. 2-rated offense, averaging 4.69 runs per game, against a Miami Marlins defense that ranks No. 20 at 4.27 in runs allowed per game. The Los Angeles Angels have averaged 9.15 hits per game so far, more than Miami Marlins batters have averaged on the year (8.67 hits per game).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Los Angeles has the No. 14-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Marlins own the No. 20 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Miami was a 8-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Angels. They lost as +163 underdogs, while the total score of 10 made winners of OVER bettors. Miami looks to rebound from a loss to the Angels, who beat them 8-2 on Tuesday behind a start from Matt Shoemaker at Angel Stadium.
Miami Marlins vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds Trends
Miami is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games
Miami is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games on the road
LA Angels is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of LA Angels's last 13 games
LA Angels is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of LA Angels's last 12 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Miami at Atlanta, Friday, August 29th
Los Angeles home to Oakland, Thursday, August 28th