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Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros 05/10/2021 Baseball Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros 05/10/2021 – Los Angeles Angels will hit the road in this game to open a three-game series against Houston Astros from Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. The Angeles are at the bottom of the AL West Division play as they continue to trail the Ranges. Houston Astros are back in the race as they secured the second spot behind Oakland Athletics. Both teams enter this game with a winning record. Online betting for MLB has helped bettors to place their bets on their favorite teams with the odds and lines available in advance.
Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros 05/10/2021
Los Angeles Angels
The Los Angeles Angels are holding a 15-18 record on the season after their last success against the Dodgers. Los Angeles scored two runs from the plate and gave up one in their victory last night. However, they dropped their three-game series against the Dodgers with a 1-2 record. Mike Trout continues to take the lead from the plate with a batting clip of .388. When it comes to home runs Shohei Ohtani is the leader with 10 and RBIs with 26. The Angels will turn in Alex Cobb to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding an ERA of 5.48 with a 1-2 record on the season.
Players to watch: D. Fletcher 3B (GP 33, AB 143, R 21, H 40, 2B 4, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 13, TB 44, BB 5, SO 18, SB 2, AVG 0.28, OBP 0.302, SLG 0.308, OPS 0.61, WAR 0.4), S. Ohtani DH (GP 33, AB 123, R 26, H 34, 2B 9, 3B 2, HR 10, RBI 26, TB 77, BB 6, SO 33, SB 6, AVG 0.276, OBP 0.326, SLG 0.626, OPS 0.952, WAR 1.2).
Houston Astros defeated the Blue Jays in their last three-game series with a 1-2 record. The Astros scored seven runs from the plate and gave up just four to Toronto in their last game. Houston won 18 and dropped 16 games in total this season. Yordan Alvarez is the leader in batting with an average of .347. Alvarez is also the leader in home runs with six. Luis Garcia will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 0-3 record on the season with an ERA of 3.28, 28 Ks, and nine BBs.
Players to watch: C. Correa SS (GP 32, AB 126, R 17, H 31, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 16, TB 53, BB 8, SO 24, SB 0, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.294, SLG 0.421, OPS 0.715, WAR 1), Y. Gurriel 1B (GP 33, AB 120, R 16, H 40, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 25, TB 65, BB 18, SO 17, SB 0, AVG 0.333, OBP 0.417, SLG 0.542, OPS 0.959, WAR 1.6).
Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Angels
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels’ last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston’s last 7 games.
Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
The MLB sports gambling sites have predicted Houston to win this game and cover the spread. The Astros are a better team than the Angels and they have a decent pitcher on the mound. Back the Astros to secure a victory with ease.
Score Prediction: Astros 7, Angels 5.