Los Angeles Angels at Texas Rangers MLB Parlay 8/19/2019
Monday, August 19, 2019
Globe Life Park
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Probable Pitchers: Dillon Peters vs. Kolby Allard
David Fletcher and the Los Angeles Angels (60-64, 4th in AL West) head to Globe Life Park on Monday where they'll meet the Texas Rangers (60-62, 3rd in AL West).
The Angels have been an inconsistent play for MLB wagerers, having gone 60-64-0 SU. Texas covers 49.2% of the time, going 60-62-0 straight up.
Valuable Los Angeles Angels Betting Trends
The Angels have been a hot and cold Under play for over/under bettors, having gone 61-56-7.
The Angels are covering 46.8% of the time as the away team, having gone 29-33-0 straight up.
Important Texas Rangers Betting Trends
Texas covers 59.3% of the time at Globe Life Park, going 35-24-0 SU.
The Rangers have been an inconsistent Over play for over/under bettors, having gone 56-62-4.
Key Los Angeles Angels Injuries
8/14/2019 Noe Ramirez RP Suspension Suspended until Aug 17
8/12/2019 Justin Anderson RP Lat Expected to be out until at least Aug 20
8/11/2019 Kevan Smith C Back Expected to be out until at least Aug 21
8/9/2019 Keynan Middleton RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
8/5/2019 Felix Pena RP Knee Out for the season
8/4/2019 Andrelton Simmons SS Ankle Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
7/12/2019 Zack Cozart 3B Shoulder Out for the season
7/3/2019 Stella Tommy La Stella 2B Lower Leg Expected to be out until at least Sep 3
Key Texas Rangers Injuries
8/15/2019 Clayton Blackburn RP Elbow Out for the season
8/13/2019 Jesse Chavez RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
8/5/2019 Taylor Hearn SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 17
7/28/2019 Jesse Biddle RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Sep 15
7/28/2019 Edinson Volquez SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 20
7/26/2019 Yohander Mendez RP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
7/25/2019 Joey Gallo CF Wrist Expected to be out until at least Aug 25
7/23/2019 Luke Farrell SP Jaw Expected to be out until at least Aug 22
6/28/2019 Jeffrey Springs RP Biceps Expected to be out until at least Aug 23
5/13/2019 Nate Jones RP Forearm Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Angels have a 60-64 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Dillon Peters has a 3-1 record with an earned run average of 3.38 and a WHIP of 1.26 this season. He has 33 strikeouts over his 37.1 innings pitched and he's given up 38 hits. He's allowed 9.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.93. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.76 and they have given up 564 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .250 against the bullpen and they've struck out 589 hitters and walked 234 batters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.8 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 5.1. The Angels pitchers collectively have given up 1,085 base hits and 624 earned runs. They have allowed 202 home runs this season, ranking them 4th in the league. Los Angeles as a pitching staff has walked 431 batters and struck out 1,079. They have walked 3.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.38 and their FIP as a unit is 4.97.
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As a team Los Angeles is hitting .253, good for 14th in the league. The Angels hold a .433 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 9th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. David Fletcher is hitting .287 with an on-base percentage of .345. He has 125 hits this season in 435 at bats with 42 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .402 and an OPS+ of 98. Mike Trout is hitting .298 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .444. He has totaled 122 hits and he has driven in 94 men in 410 at bats. His OPS+ is 189 while his slugging percentage is at .668. The Angels have 1,071 hits, including 210 doubles and 175 home runs. Los Angeles has walked 448 times so far this season and they have struck out 928 times as a unit. They have left 858 men on base and have a team OPS of .762. They score 5.02 runs per contest and have scored a total of 622 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Texas has a 60-62 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.50, Kolby Allard has a 1-0 record and a 1.30 WHIP. He has 12 strikeouts over the 10 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 7 hits. He's allowing 6.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 2.92. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.92 and they have given up 470 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .261 against the Rangers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 442 batters and walked 198 opposing hitters. As a team, Texas allows 9.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.7 batters per nine innings. They are 24th in the league in team earned run average at 4.97. The Rangers pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,137 base knocks and 598 earned runs this season. They have given up 180 home runs this year, which ranks 9th in Major League Baseball. Texas as a staff has walked 427 hitters and struck out 1,045 batters. They give up a walk 3.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.45 while their FIP as a staff is 4.79.
As a team, they are batting .250, good for 17th in the league. The Rangers hold a .442 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .322, which is good for 18th in baseball. They rank 15th in MLB with 8.5 hits per contest. Elvis Andrus comes into this matchup batting .284 with an OBP of .321. He has 127 hits this year along with 58 RBI in 447 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .414 with an OPS+ of 85. Shin-Soo Choo is hitting .267 this season and he has an OBP of .371. He has collected 114 hits in 427 at bats while driving in 45 runs. He has an OPS+ of 112 and a slugging percentage of .471. The Rangers as a unit have 1,041 base hits, including 237 doubles and 173 homers. Texas has walked 412 times this year and they have struck out on 1,205 occasions. They have had 804 men left on base and have an OPS of .763. They have scored 5.11 runs per game and totaled 623 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Angels/Rangers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Angels and over the total runs
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