Monday, June 26, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Ricky Nolasco vs. Rich Hill
The Los Angeles Angels head to Dodger Stadium on Monday, June 26, 2017 to take on the Los Angeles Dodgers. The expected starting pitchers are Ricky Nolasco for the Angels and Rich Hill for the Dodgers.
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The odds for this matchup have the Angels at +185 and the Dodgers at -200. The Angels have a 38-37-1 over/under mark and a 45-31-0 run line record. The Dodgers are 35-43-0 against the run line and have a 35-39-4 over/under record.
Valuable Los Angeles Angels Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Angels are 38-37-1 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Angels are 45-31-0 against the run line
Important Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Dodgers are 35-39-4 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Dodgers are 35-43-0 against the run line
Key Los Angeles Angels Injuries
06/24/17 3B Yunel Escobar Thumb "?" Sunday vs. Boston Red Sox
06/20/17 P Bud Norris Knee 10-day DL (06/19)
06/17/17 P Matt Shoemaker Forearm 10-day DL (06/15)
05/29/17 CF Mike Trout Thumb 10-day DL (05/29)
05/21/17 P Andrew Bailey Shoulder 60-day DL (04/10)
04/29/17 P Tyler Skaggs Oblique 60-day DL (04/29)
04/22/17 P Garrett Richards Bicep 60-day DL (04/06)
04/15/17 P Andrew Heaney Elbow 60-day DL (03/30)
04/15/17 P Nick Tropeano Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
Key Los Angeles Dodgers Injuries
06/24/17 P Chris Hatcher Shoulder 10-day DL (06/23)
06/24/17 SS Corey Seager Hamstring is not expected to be in the starting lineup Sunday vs. Colorado Rockies
06/13/17 1B Adrian Gonzalez Back 10-day DL (06/12)
06/05/17 P Adam Liberatore Forearm 10-day DL (05/31)
05/27/17 P Scott Kazmir Hip 60-day DL (03/30)
05/27/17 CF Andrew Toles ACL 60-day DL (05/10)
05/09/17 RF Andre Ethier Back 60-day DL (03/30)
04/19/17 1B Rob Segedin Toe 60-day DL (04/19)
03/31/17 P Yimi Garcia Elbow 60-day DL (02/15)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Angels have a 39-39 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco has a 2-9 record with an earned run average of 5.23 and a WHIP of 1.46. He has 71 strikeouts over his 84.1 innings pitched and he's given up 98 hits. He allows 10.5 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.96. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.64 and they have given up 227 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .227 against the bullpen and they've struck out 288 hitters and walked 81 batters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 11th in the league in team earned run average at 4.18. The Angels pitchers collectively have given up 655 base hits and 323 earned runs. They have allowed 109 home runs this season, ranking them 6th in the league. Los Angeles as a pitching staff has walked 231 batters and struck out 664. They have walked 3 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.27 and their FIP as a unit is 4.36.
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As a team the Angels are hitting .245, good for 22nd in the league. The Angels hold a .392 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .317, which is good for 22nd in baseball. They rank 24th in MLB with 8.3 hits per game. Yunel Escobar is hitting .280 with an on-base percentage of .331. He has 66 hits this season in 236 at bats with 21 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .415 and an OPS+ of 102. Andrelton Simmons is hitting .281 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .336. He has totaled 82 hits and he has driven in 33 men in 292 at bats. His OPS+ is 103 while his slugging percentage is at .411. The Angels have 646 hits, including 121 doubles and 84 home runs. Los Angeles has walked 252 times so far this season and they have struck out 588 times as a unit. They have left 512 men on base and have a team OPS of .709. They score 4.37 runs per contest and have scored a total of 341 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Dodgers have a 50-26 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.73, Rich Hill has a 4-3 record and a 1.55 WHIP. He has 43 strikeouts over the 40 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 36 hits. He allows 8.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 5.19. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.95 and they have given up 202 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .211 against the Dodgers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 298 batters and walked 77 opposing hitters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 7.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.5 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 3.28. The Dodgers pitchers as a team have surrendered 569 base knocks and 248 earned runs this season. They have given up 82 home runs this year, which ranks 26th in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles as a staff has walked 207 hitters and struck out 722 batters. They give up a walk 2.7 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.5 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.14 while their FIP as a staff is 3.58.
As a team, they are batting .255, good for 15th in the league. The Dodgers hold a .441 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .341, which is good for 4th in baseball. They rank 17th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Cody Bellinger comes into this matchup batting .267 with an OBP of .336. He has 56 hits this year along with 51 RBI in 210 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .652 with an OPS+ of 153. Corey Seager is hitting .298 this season and he has an OBP of .403. He has collected 79 hits in 265 at bats while driving in 39 runs. He has an OPS+ of 139 and a slugging percentage of .506. The Dodgers as a unit have 652 base hits, including 152 doubles and 103 homers. Los Angeles has walked 313 times this year and they have struck out on 664 occasions. They have had 535 men left on base and have an OPS of .782. They have scored 5.18 runs per game and totaled 394 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Angels/Dodgers MLB game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Dodgers -200
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