Los Angeles Angels vs Miami Marlins Prediction, 7/5/2022 MLB Picks, Best Bets & Odds
Game: Los Angeles Angels vs Miami Marlins
Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Location: LoanDepot Park in Miami, FL
TV: Bally Sports Florida
Odds/Point Spread: Los Angeles (-105) Miami (-115)
LoanDepot Park is the location where the Miami Marlins (37-40) will take on the Los Angeles Angels (37-44) on Tuesday. The moneyline on this contest has Los Angeles at -105 and Miami is at -115. The over/under is set at 7. The pitchers expected to start will be Noah Syndergaard and Sandy Alcantara.
As a team, the Los Angeles Angels are knocking in 4.1 runs per outing, which has them at 23rd in MLB. They have accumulated 331 runs while holding a team on-base percentage of .302. The Angels have compiled 115 two-baggers as a team and have knocked 99 balls out of the stadium. They have 320 RBI's and 627 hits on the season, and their average at the plate is .233. Los Angeles has a slugging % of .396 and have struck out 783 times, while being walked on 250 occasions.
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The Angels are sitting with a team ERA of 3.94 this season (17th in MLB), and they have struck out 669 batters. They have walked 252 opposing hitters and their FIP is 4.11 as a team this year. Their strikeout to walk ratio is 2.65 and their pitching staff has recorded a WHIP of 1.24. Angels pitchers have relinquished 93 long balls and also 344 total runs (19th in baseball).
The Angels have dispatched 254 relief pitchers to the mound on the campaign. The relievers have inherited 138 runners this year with 39.1% of them crossed the plate. They have accumulated 21 saves this season and have blown 15 of their 36 chances to get a save. The Angels bullpen have compiled a save rate of 58.3% and has come into the game in 76 save situations. The bullpen have tallied 38 holds over the course of the season (21st in the league). Angels pitchers have entered the game with opponents on base 90 times as well as having 83 appearances in high leverage situations.
The Los Angeles Angels have a total of 2,151 putouts at this point in the season, as well as 702 assists and 44 errors. Their fielding percentage is currently at .985 which is 16th in baseball, and have 67 double plays. The Angels have converted 70.9% of balls hit into play into outs out of 6,453 innings, which has them sitting 8th in MLB.
Syndergaard has taken the mound for 783 innings and has accounted for 824 strikeouts during his pro baseball career. His earned run average is 3.37 (293 earned runs allowed) and he has a WHIP of 1.163. He has conceded 729 base knocks (8.4 hits per nine innings) with 182 walks. Syndergaard (52-37 win-loss mark in his career) holds a FIP of 3.00 while going up against 3,220 opposing hitters during his time in the majors.
Miami has tallied 85 long balls this year as well as 325 runs batted in. They have notched 119 two-baggers, while taking a walk 225 times and scoring 341 runs. The Miami Marlins hold an OBP of .311 in addition to a batting average of .244 on the season. The Marlins have a team SLG% of .397 and they tally 4.43 runs per outing (14th in baseball). They have been rung up on 677 instances (11th in the league) and have notched a total of 635 base knocks.
The Miami pitching staff have conceded 328 runs on the year while having a team ERA of 3.90 (293 earned runs relinquished). They have allowed 82 home runs and they allow 4.36 runs per 9 innings (16th in the league). The Marlins have a team WHIP of 1.257 with a FIP of 3.97 as a staff on the campaign. Their K/BB ratio is 2.71 (664 strikeouts vs 245 bases on balls). They are sitting at 6th in the league as a staff in total hits relinquished with 606.
Miami has had relief pitchers take the mound in 32 save opportunities and they have tallied 19 saves. They rank 22nd in the league with a save rate of 59.4%, and they have dispatched 260 relief pitchers onto the field for the season. Their relief pitchers have stepped onto the mound 79 times in high leverage situations in addition to 66 occasions with runners on. Miami relief pitchers hold an inherited score rate of 35.6% out of their 101 inherited runners. With 75 save situations, the Marlins have accrued 41 holds in addition to 13 blown saves.
The Miami Marlins have turned 59 double plays and have notched a fielding percentage of .986 (11th in MLB). The Marlins have accrued 695 assists, 39 errors and have earned 2,031 putouts for the year. Out of their 6,093 innings on the diamond, the Marlins are sitting with a defensive efficiency of 70.0% (13th in pro baseball).
Alcantara (28-37 career win-loss record) has earned a 3.20 ERA and has conceded 7.5 hits per nine innings. He has a strikeout to walk ratio of 2.58 and he has gone up against 2,475 hitters during his pro baseball career. He has surrendered 214 earned runs while earning a WHIP of 1.168 and being the owner of a FIP of 3.9. So far in his career, Alcantara has surrendered 499 hits while he has tallied 528 strikeouts in 602 innings.
Who will win tonight's MLB game against the spread or moneyline?
Guy Bruhn's Pick: Take Miami (-115)
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