Angels vs. Astros Player Props | Shohei Ohtani | Thursday

By Claudio Fortuna | July 14, 2022 11:28 AM

The Houston Astros visit the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, taking the field at 8:07pm ET on Thursday July 14th. The Los Angeles Angels are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Los Angeles Angels player Shohei Ohtani as the Angels face the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Angels and Astros, the Angels won once and the Astros won four times. Their most recent matchup on July 13, 2022 ended 7-1 with the Los Angeles Angels taking the win.

Shohei Ohtani Season Stats

  • Games Played: 15 | Wins: 9 | ERA: 2.38 | Strikeouts: 123 | Walks: 22 | Hits Allowed: 64 | HR Allowed: 8.

Shohei Ohtani Stats vs. Houston

3 1.08 .153 2 2 0 9 4 33

Shohei Ohtani Notable Teammates

Andrew Velazquez 78 5 20 23 .170 .211 .266 .477
Jared Walsh 84 13 41 33 .240 .284 .419 .703

The The Houston Astros are 3-2 in their last five games, while the Los Angeles Angels are heading into this matchup with a record of 3-2 in their last five contests.

The Angels’ 39-50 record in 2022 puts them in 4th place in the AL West with a 18-18 division record and 12th place in the American League with a 33-41 league record.

The Houston Astros are 57-30, sitting in 1st place in the AL West with a 27-14 division record and 2nd place in the American League with a 49-26 league record.

Houston Astros Stat Rankings

Team ERA 2.99 30
Team Batting Avg .241 16
HR 125 3
RBI 382 12
R 391 15
OBP .321 8
SLG .427 5
OPS .748 6

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