MLB betting line favors Tigers over Angels
Detroit Tigers vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Los Angeles and Detroit on Friday, with the host Angels trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Angels will turn to Tommy Hanson and his 1-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Tigers send Anibal Sanchez (2-0) to the hill.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Angels rated this week at No. 9 and the Tigers sitting at No. 1.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Tigers rank No. 1 in the American League at 10.7 hits per game. That compares with Los Angeles’s No. 2 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, Detroit owns the American League's No. 1-rated road mark, allowing 2.9 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring at home.
The Tigers were a 2-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at +152 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors. Justin Verlander fanned 12 batters in a 2-0 loss against Seattle in the team's last game, played on Thursday at Safeco Field.
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8
A few Tigers at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Detroit's last 7 games when playing LA Angels
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit's last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Angels' last 7 games when playing Detroit
LA Angels are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 8 of LA Angels' last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels' last 7 games at home
Detroit at LA Angels, Saturday, April 20