New York Yankees take on Angels in baseball test
New York Yankees vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The Los Angeles Angels will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the New York Yankees invade Angel Stadium on Saturday.
It's a pitching duel between Tommy Hanson for the Angels (3-2 on the year) and David Phelps for New York (3-2 so far).
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Angels as -107 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 8.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
This game puts the Angels, most recently No. 11 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Yankees, who rate an American League No. 6 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Yankees rank No. 12 in the American League at 8.1 hits per game. That compares with Los Angeles’s No. 5 ranking in that category.
Defensively, New York features the American League's No. 2-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.5 runs per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the American League at home, scoring 4.6 runs per game.
The Yankees were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Angels. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -158 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Yankees endured a 5-2 loss at the hands of the Angels on Friday, with Andy Pettitte throwing 7 innings of 11-hit ball at Angel Stadium.
New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing LA Angels are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few Yankees at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Yankees' last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees' last 8 games
NY Yankees are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
NY Yankees are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games
LA Angels are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels' last 10 games at home
LA Angels are 4-9 SU in their last 13 games
LA Angels are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games at home
NY Yankees at LA Angels, Sunday, June 16