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Los Angeles Angels vs Kansas City Royals in MLB odds

Kansas City RoyalsLos Angeles Angels
July 23, 10:05 PM | GrassAngel Stadium

Kansas City Royals vs Los Angeles Angels Odds

40-54TEAM RECORD52-44

A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Kansas City duelling Los Angeles on Monday at Angel Stadium.

Bruce Chen gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Royals on this day; he's 7-8 on the season. The Angels, meanwhile, will counter with C.J. Wilson, who will be looking to improve on his 9-6 mark.

View Kansas City vs LA Angels Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Royals were listed as +-210 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 8 before betting started earlier on Monday.

Power Rankings:
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 7-rated Royals taking on the American League's No. 3-rated Angels in this contest.

How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Los Angeles' American League No. 7-ranked scoring average of 4.5 runs per game, against a Royals offense rated No. 10 and scoring 4.2 runs per game in the league. The Angels have averaged 9.1 hits per game to date this season, less than the Royals hitters have managed (9.4 per nine innings).

Los Angeles owns the American League's No. 2 defense, allowing 4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Kansas City's American League No. 11-rated defense.

Last time out for Kansas City, they were a 7-5 loser as they battled the Twins at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Twins at +145 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Kansas City looks to rebound from a loss to the Twins, who beat them 7-5 on Sunday behind a start from Samuel Deduno at Kauffman Stadium.

Los Angeles was a 7-4 winner in its last match at home against the Rangers. They won as +106 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors. Los Angeles got the job done in their last match in a 7-4 victory over Texas on Sunday at Angel Stadium behind starter Dan Haren.

Kansas City Royals Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Kansas City are 4-6
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

A few Royals at Angels trends to consider:
Kansas City is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas City's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Kansas City's last 24 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas City's last 13 games on the road
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of LA Angels' last 24 games when playing at home against Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels' last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 15 of LA Angels' last 23 games

Next up:
Kansas City at LA Angels, Tuesday, July 24