Los Angeles Angels Starter Tyler Skaggs Out to Silence Seattle Mariners Bats in MLB Contest

Seattle Mariners

vs

Los Angeles Angels
Sunday, July 20, 2014 3:35 PM ET
Angel Stadium

The Los Angeles Angels look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Seattle Mariners arrive at Angel Stadium on Sunday.

Chris Young, with a record of 8-6 on the season, gets the ball for the Seattle Mariners, while the Los Angeles Angels trot Tyler Skaggs to the mound in this one. He is 5-5 so far in 2014.

Seattle Mariners vs Los Angeles Angels Opening Odds and Betting Line

Those going with the Los Angeles Angels in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline favorites of -167 at TopBet for Sunday's contest. The betting total was hovering near 8.5 at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: Seattle Mariners vs Los Angeles Angels Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 5-4.7 win for the Angels. A 5-4.7 result in favor of the Angels is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Seattle Mariners vs Los Angeles Angels Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Los Angeles Angels sport a record of 58-38 heading into this matchup, while the Seattle Mariners sit at 52-45 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Seattle injuries news.

This game puts the Los Angeles Angels, most recently No. 2 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Seattle Mariners, who rate a No. 5 in the latest survey.

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How Seattle Mariners vs Los Angeles Angels Stats Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Los Angeles has baseball's No. 1-rated offensive output, at 9.36 hits per game. The Seattle Mariners average 8.35 hits per game, good for No. 23 on the list.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Los Angeles has the No. 15-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Mariners own the No. 1 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Mariners were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Angels. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at -106 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Seattle won a close affair on Saturday in their last outing, defeating Los Angeles 3-2 in extra innings at Angel Stadium.

Seattle Mariners vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds Trends

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games
Seattle is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games on the road
Seattle is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing LA Angels
LA Angels is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games
LA Angels is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels's last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Seattle home to New York, Monday, July 21st
Los Angeles home to Baltimore, Monday, July 21st