Philadelphia Phillies Face the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday: MLB Odds and Betting Trends

Philadelphia Phillies

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Los Angeles Angels
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:05 PM ET
Angel Stadium

A key battle on the MLB betting odds menu sees the visiting Philadelphia Phillies dueling the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday at Angel Stadium.

The Los Angeles Angels will rely on Jered Weaver to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while AJ Burnett will be his counterpart for the Philadelphia Phillies. Jered Weaver is 12-7 this season, and AJ Burnett is 6-12.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting Philadelphia Phillies before the first pitch in this match found them as 191-moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 7.5 earlier at TopBet.

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Computer Prediction: Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 5-3.6 victory for the Angels. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Los Angeles Angels bring a 69-49 record to the battle against the 53-67 Phillies. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Philadelphia injuries news.

The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Los Angeles Angels at No. 18 and the Philadelphia Phillies at No. 25 heading into this contest.

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How Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Stats Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Los Angeles Angels No. 2-ranked scoring average of 4.73 runs per game, against a Philadelphia Phillies offense rated No. 22 and scoring 3.86 runs per game. The Angels have averaged 9.15 hits per game to date this season, more than the Phillies hitters have managed (8.43 per nine innings).

Philadelphia brings the No. 24-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Angels's No. 14-ranked defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 7-2 result against the Angels on August 12. Bettors who backed the Angels at -246 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Phillies endured a 7-2 loss at the hands of the Angels on Tuesday, with Jerome Williams throwing 5 1/3 innings of 5-hit ball at Angel Stadium.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds Trends

Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games
Philadelphia is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games on the road
LA Angels is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games
LA Angels is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels's last 9 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Philadelphia at San Francisco, Friday, August 15th
Los Angeles at Texas, Friday, August 15th

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