Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 13


By Claudio Fortuna | July 13, 2022 12:25 PM

The Houston Astros visit the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, taking the field at 9:38pm ET on Wednesday July 13th, 9:38pm ET. The Houston Astros are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7 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 five night games against American League opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Angels have lost each of their last eight games against American League opponents.

Houston Astros Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .242
Team OBP .322
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 2.94
Team WHIP 1.09
Starters ERA 3.13
Starters WHIP 1.08

Key Players for Houston

  • Thomas Pressly: 3.24 ERA, 9.36 K/9, 1.04 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: .157 Batting Avg, .229 OBP, .313 SLG, .542 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Yulieski Gurriel: .229 Batting Avg, .281 OBP, .385 SLG, .666 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Jeremy Peña: .264 Batting Avg, .312 OBP, .459 SLG, .771 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Jacob Meyers: .296 Batting Avg, .328 OBP, .444 SLG, .772 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Jose Altuve: .280 Batting Avg, .372 OBP, .534 SLG, .906 OPS, 47 Runs
  • Joseph Matijevic: .182 Batting Avg, .229 OBP, .424 SLG, .653 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Kyle Tucker: .259 Batting Avg, .351 OBP, .486 SLG, .837 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Alexander Bregman: .243 Batting Avg, .363 OBP, .425 SLG, .788 OPS, 46 Runs

Los Angeles Angels Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .231
Team OBP .301
AVG Runs Scored 4.0
Team ERA 3.95
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 3.83
Starters WHIP 1.24

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Shohei Ohtani: 2.44 ERA, 12.33 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Austin Warren: 3.65 ERA, 5.11 K/9, 1.46 WHIP
  • Reid Detmers: 4.22 ERA, 7.17 K/9, 1.05 WHIP
  • Michael Trout: .270 Batting Avg, .368 OBP, .599 SLG, .967 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Max Stassi: .207 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .333 SLG, .650 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Andrew Velazquez: .164 Batting Avg, .206 OBP, .262 SLG, .468 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Luis Rengifo: .243 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .384 SLG, .670 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Brandon Marsh: .225 Batting Avg, .279 OBP, .336 SLG, .615 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Jared Walsh: .243 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .424 SLG, .710 OPS, 33 Runs
  • Joseph Ward: .292 Batting Avg, .385 OBP, .511 SLG, .896 OPS, 42 Runs

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 12, 2022 ended 6-5 with the Houston Astros taking the win.

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