Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 12


By Claudio Fortuna | July 12, 2022 12:44 PM

The Houston Astros visit the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, taking the field at 9:38pm ET on Tuesday July 12th, 9:38pm ET. The Los Angeles Angels are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 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 the Major League Baseball game between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Angels.

Los Angeles and Houston Betting Info

  • Each of the Astros’ last four night games against American League opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Astros have won each of their last 11 Tuesday games.

Houston Astros Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .243
Team OBP .322
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 2.97
Team WHIP 1.10
Starters ERA 3.15
Starters WHIP 1.09

Key Players for Houston

  • Thomas Pressly: 3.38 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 1.08 WHIP
  • Framber Valdez: 2.64 ERA, 7.93 K/9, 1.11 WHIP
  • Seth Martinez: 0.79 ERA, 8.33 K/9, 0.75 WHIP
  • Martín Maldonado: .160 Batting Avg, .234 OBP, .320 SLG, .554 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Yulieski Gurriel: .233 Batting Avg, .285 OBP, .392 SLG, .677 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Jeremy Peña: .266 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .464 SLG, .778 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Jacob Meyers: .314 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .471 SLG, .804 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Jose Altuve: .279 Batting Avg, .368 OBP, .536 SLG, .904 OPS, 45 Runs
  • Joseph Matijevic: .179 Batting Avg, .233 OBP, .464 SLG, .697 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Kyle Tucker: .259 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .486 SLG, .836 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Alexander Bregman: .240 Batting Avg, .359 OBP, .420 SLG, .779 OPS, 46 Runs

Los Angeles Angels Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .233
Team OBP .302
AVG Runs Scored 4.0
Team ERA 3.93
Team WHIP 1.24
Starters ERA 3.81
Starters WHIP 1.24

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Shohei Ohtani: 2.44 ERA, 12.33 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Reid Detmers: 4.22 ERA, 7.17 K/9, 1.05 WHIP
  • José Marte: 0.00 ERA, 13.50 K/9, 1.13 WHIP
  • Michael Trout: .271 Batting Avg, .370 OBP, .604 SLG, .974 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Max Stassi: .211 Batting Avg, .318 OBP, .339 SLG, .657 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Andrew Velazquez: .164 Batting Avg, .206 OBP, .262 SLG, .468 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Luis Rengifo: .247 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .390 SLG, .676 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Brandon Marsh: .224 Batting Avg, .276 OBP, .336 SLG, .612 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Jared Walsh: .247 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .430 SLG, .719 OPS, 33 Runs
  • Joseph Ward: .296 Batting Avg, .387 OBP, .517 SLG, .904 OPS, 42 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Angels and Astros, the Angels won twice and the Astros won three times. Their most recent matchup on July 3, 2022 ended 4-2 with the Houston Astros taking the win.

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