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Los Angeles Angels vs Texas Rangers 08/05/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Baseball Tips
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Angels vs Texas Rangers 08/05/2021 – On Thursday, yet another four-game series will come to an end as the Los Angeles Angels take on the Texas Rangers from Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. The Angels have some of the best players on their batting unit, but they still seem to be struggling as a whole team. Los Angeles entered this game riding a two-game winning streak. The best MLB bets today favor the Angels to win this game and continue their success. Texas Rangers are way behind their opponents in the AL West as they remain at the bottom of the list.
Los Angeles Angels vs Texas Rangers 08/05/2021
Los Angeles Angels
The Los Angeles Angels have won a total of 54 games and dropped 54 in return. The Angels are four games behind the Mariners and are 15 games ahead of the Rangers. Last night, they smashed two runs from the plate and restricted the Rangers to just one. Los Angeles has scored a total of 13 runs in their last two games. The Angels will turn in Dylan Bundy to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. The righty is holding a 1-8 record on the season with an ERA of 6.66. Bundy surrendered three runs in his last game against the Athletics.
Players to watch: David Fletcher 3B (GP 102, AB 409, R 59, H 124, 2B 21, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 38, TB 153, BB 18, SO 42, SB 7, AVG 0.303, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.374, OPS 0.707, WAR 2.4), Shohei Ohtani DH (GP 101, AB 365, R 74, H 100, 2B 24, 3B 4, HR 37, RBI 82, TB 243, BB 48, SO 127, SB 15, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.362, SLG 0.666, OPS 1.028, WAR 4).
They have won a total of 39 games and dropped 69 on the season. Texas Rangers are 20 games behind the .500 mark and their postseason chances look way too slim. Spencer Howard will be sent to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Howard is holding a 0-2 record on the season with an ERA of 5.72. The 25year-old pitcher was traded from Philadelphia. Howard walked 17 opposing hitters in a span of 28 plus innings.
Players to watch: Isiah Kiner-Falefa 3B (GP 106, AB 423, R 47, H 107, 2B 17, 3B 2, HR 6, RBI 35, TB 146, BB 14, SO 69, SB 16, AVG 0.253, OBP 0.289, SLG 0.345, OPS 0.634, WAR 2.7), Adolis Garcia RF (GP 96, AB 370, R 49, H 94, 2B 14, 3B 2, HR 23, RBI 63, TB 181, BB 19, SO 122, SB 8, AVG 0.254, OBP 0.296, SLG 0.489, OPS 0.785, WAR 2.5).
Los Angeles Angels vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels’ last 7 games.
Texas are 4-16 SU in their last 20 games.
Los Angeles Angels vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The MLB betting websites have predicted the Angels to continue their success and sweep the Rangers in this game. The Los Angeles Angels have a better shot with their batting and pitching units. Back the Angels to win with ease.
Score Prediction: Angels 6, Rangers 5.