MLB Matchups  >>  LA Angels vs. Texas Preview 07/10/2014


Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Thursday when the Los Angeles Angels and the Texas Rangers meet at Globe Life Park.

Hector Santiago will be the starting pitcher for the Angels on this day. Left hander Santiago is 0-7 this season with a 4.50 ERA.

Meanwhile, it'll be Colby Lewis who starts for the Rangers. Right hander Lewis is 6-5 with a 5.51 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Angels listed as 128-moneyline favorites versus the Rangers, while the game's total is sitting at 10.

In their last action, Texas was a 8-4 loser at home against the Astros. Bettors on Houston at +195 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Los Angeles was a 8-7 winner in its last match at home against the Blue Jays. They won as -143 favorites, while the total score of 15 made winners of OVER bettors.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 53-37
LA Angels is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
LA Angels is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 13 of LA Angels's last 19 games on the road
LA Angels is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas
Team record: 38-53
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
Texas is 1-10 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 5 games
Texas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Texas's last 18 games at home
Next up:
LA Angels at Texas Friday, July 11