Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels MLB Betting Preview
One of this year’s biggest online baseball betting surprises has to be the Los Angeles Angels. The Angels, coming off a season in which they failed to make the postseason, are now sitting on an eye-raising 13-3 record. And in tonight’s Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels matchup, LA will be looking to prove their superiority once again. Let’s take a gander at what Tuesday’s 2 team parlay odds are predicting for this matchup.
Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels – Tuesday, April 17th
Series: Game 1
When: 9:07 pm ET
Where: Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Anaheim, California
TV: Local Broadcasts
Stream: MLB TV
Online Baseball Betting Odds:
|Red Sox||+1½ (-150)||8 (EV)||+154|
|Angels||-1½ (+130)||8 (-120)||-164|
— Red Sox (@RedSox) April 17, 2018
Boston Red Sox
The Red Sox, like the Angels, have been having a pretty good start to the season. Currently sitting on a 13-2 record, Boston has already built up a 3 ½ game lead at the top of the AL East. Additionally, they enter tonight’s matchup riding a 4-game winning streak. Having conceded only two losses on the year, Boston has a pretty good feeling that they can compete with Los Angeles this evening. To help get the job done this evening, Boston will be sending David Price to the mound. A left-handed pitcher with a 1-1 record, Price will be looking to improve his 2018 season this evening. On top of that record, Price bring a 2.40 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP to the mound this Tuesday night.
Players to Watch: Xander Bogaerts (2 HR, 9 RBI, .368 BA), Mookie Betts (2 HR, 10 RBI, .353 BA), and Hanley Ramirez (3 HR, 15 RBI, .333 BA).
Los Angeles Angels
At 13-3, the Angels are definitely trying to avoid their 4th loss of the season. Boston might have a higher win percentage as of now, but the Angels will be looking to even the score this evening. Like the Red Sox, the Angels enter this AL pairing riding a lofty win streak. Albeit, Boston’s is 7-game winning streak. To help ensure that they come out on top, the Angels will be sending Shohei Ohtani to the mound. Ohtani has a brilliant 2-0 record to his name as well as some eye-catching stats; a 2.08 ERA and a .046 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Justin Upton (4 HR, 11 RBI, .297 BA), Andrelton Simmons (1 HR, 8 RBI, .318 BA), and Luis Valbuena (3 HR, 8 RBI, .291 BA).
Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels Betting Predictions
- Boston is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
- Boston is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games
- The TOTAL has gone OVER in 6 of Boston’s last 8 games
- LA Angels is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
- LA Angels is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
- The TOTAL has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels last 10 games when playing Boston
Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels Picks
So which team should sportsbook online player’s favor in tonight’s Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels matchup? Considering how talented both of these teams are, it might be better off to side with the Red Sox. Granted, Los Angeles comes in with a slightly better pitcher and will have the home field advantage. But it’s not out of the question for Boston to pull off the road upset. Especially with the kind of season the Red Sox are having. Sign up now to make this lucrative MLB prediction!
Score Prediction: 5-4 Boston. The Red Sox pull off the upset on the road.