Astros Vs Angels: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – July 14, 2022

Written By Staff on July 14, 2022

The Houston Astros (57-30) visit the Los Angeles Angels (39-50) at 8:07 PM ET on Thursday, with each team aiming to win the series. Houston’s (-192 to win) Framber Valdez gets the start against Los Angeles’ (+160) Reid Detmers.

The betting trends in this article use the latest odds as of July 14, 2022 at 7:40 PM ET.

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Astros vs Angels Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Valdez (HOU) Pitcher Detmers (LAA)
8 – 4 W/L 2 – 3
109.0 IP 64.0
2.64 ERA 4.22
1.101 WHIP 1.047
7.9 K/9 7.2
3.3 BB/9 3.1

Astros Probable Starter Framber Valdez

  • The Astros are sending Valdez (8-4) to the mound to make his 18th start of the season. He is 8-4 with a 2.64 ERA and 96 strikeouts in 109 innings pitched.
  • The left-hander last appeared on Saturday against the Oakland Athletics, when he threw 8 2/3 innings, allowing two earned runs while giving up four hits.
  • The 28-year-old has put up an ERA of 2.64, with 7.9 strikeouts per nine innings, in 17 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .203 batting average against him.
  • Valdez is looking to claim his 15th straight quality start in this matchup.
  • He will match up with an Angels offense that ranks 26th in MLB with 683 total hits (on a .231 batting average). The squad also slugs a collective .386 (17th in MLB) with 103 total home runs (11th in MLB).
  • The 28-year-old ranks 11th in ERA (2.64), 25th in WHIP (1.101), and 39th in K/9 (7.9) among qualifying pitchers in MLB action this season.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of July 14, 2022 at 7:40 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Angels Stats vs Valdez

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Shohei Ohtani 23 .130 3 1 2 .286 .547
Jo Adell 14 .357 5 0 2 .357 1.000
Luis Rengifo 13 .154 2 1 1 .214 .599
Taylor Ward 13 .462 6 0 1 .533 1.148
Mike Trout 12 .000 0 0 0 .294 .294
Jared Walsh 10 .400 4 1 3 .417 1.217
Brandon Marsh 9 .222 2 0 2 .273 .495
Max Stassi 9 .333 3 0 0 .500 .833
Kurt Suzuki 6 .500 3 0 1 .625 1.125
Jonathan Villar 6 .000 0 0 0 .143 .143

Angels Probable Starter Reid Detmers

  • The Angels will send Detmers (2-3) to the mound for his 14th start this season.
  • The left-hander’s last start was on Friday, when he tossed 6 2/3 innings without allowing a run on two hits in a matchup with the Baltimore Orioles.
  • The 23-year-old has pitched in 13 games this season with an ERA of 4.22 and 7.2 strikeouts per nine innings, with an opponent batting average of .194.
  • He has two quality starts in 13 chances this season.
  • The Astros rank 16th in MLB with a .241 batting average this season. They have a team slugging percentage that ranks fifth in the league (.427) and 125 home runs.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of July 14, 2022 at 7:40 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Astros Stats vs Detmers

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
José Altuve 5 .200 1 1 1 .200 1.000
Aledmys Díaz 3 .333 1 1 1 .500 1.833
Martín Maldonado 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Jeremy Pena 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Jake Meyers 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Yuli Gurriel 2 .000 0 0 0 .333 .333
Kyle Tucker 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Alex Bregman 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Chas McCormick 1 1.000 1 0 0 1.000 2.000
Jose Siri 1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Astros Betting Trends

  • The Astros have been the moneyline favorite 71 total times this season. They’ve finished 50-21 in those games.
  • Houston has a record of 17-6 in games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -192 or shorter (73.9%).
  • The Astros have an implied moneyline win probability of 65.8% in this contest.
  • Houston has played in 87 games with an over/under set, and has combined with their opponents to go over the total 32 times (32-52-3).
  • The Astros have a 46-41-0 record ATS this season.
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Angels Betting Trends

  • This season, the Angels have been the underdog 30 times and won six, or 20%, of those games.
  • Los Angeles has been at least a +160 moneyline underdog three times this season, but was upset in all of those games.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 38.5% chance of a victory for the Angels.
  • Games involving Los Angeles have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 39 of 89 chances this season.
  • The Angels are 41-48-0 ATS in their 89 games with a spread this season.

Astros Players to Watch

  • Kyle Tucker is hitting .256 with 13 doubles, 17 home runs and 42 walks.
  • Among the qualifying hitters in MLB, Tucker ranks 75th in batting average, 42nd in on-base percentage, and 29th in slugging.
  • Alex Bregman has 20 doubles, 11 home runs and 51 walks while hitting .243.
  • Among the qualifying players, Bregman ranks 96th in batting average, 29th in on-base percentage, and 76th in slugging.
  • Jose Altuve is hitting .277 with 17 doubles, 17 home runs and 36 walks.
  • Yuli Gurriel is batting .230 with 24 doubles, seven home runs and 19 walks.

Astros Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Alex Bregman 296 .243 46 11 46 .363 .785
Yuli Gurriel 291 .230 30 7 26 .283 .668
Kyle Tucker 285 .256 39 17 60 .350 .831
Jose Altuve 271 .277 47 17 33 .371 .899
Jeremy Pena 246 .260 36 12 32 .307 .758
Martín Maldonado 200 .165 22 8 22 .236 .561
Chas McCormick 183 .224 22 8 20 .309 .713
Aledmys Díaz 170 .241 19 6 20 .295 .677
Jose Siri 130 .185 18 3 9 .248 .563
Mauricio Dubon 124 .210 17 3 16 .246 .561

Angels Players to Watch

  • Shohei Ohtani leads Los Angeles in slugging percentage (.494) thanks to 36 extra-base hits.
  • Of all the qualified batters in MLB, Ohtani ranks 73rd in batting average, 44th in on-base percentage and 22nd in slugging percentage.
  • Mike Trout leads Los Angeles in total hits (75) this season while batting .266 with 43 extra-base hits.
  • Trout’s batting average ranks 62nd among all qualified players, his on-base percentage puts him 28th, and he is fourth in slugging.
  • Taylor Ward leads Los Angeles in OBP (.385) this season, fueled by 68 hits.
  • Jared Walsh is batting .237 with a .281 OBP and 41 RBI for Los Angeles this season.

Angels Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Shohei Ohtani 322 .258 50 19 56 .348 .842
Jared Walsh 308 .237 33 13 41 .281 .697
Mike Trout 282 .266 55 24 51 .365 .961
Brandon Marsh 256 .227 29 6 33 .282 .618
Taylor Ward 236 .288 43 12 34 .385 .889
Andrew Velazquez 218 .170 23 5 20 .211 .477
Luis Rengifo 190 .253 18 5 15 .294 .683
Jonathan Villar 189 .212 24 2 16 .260 .556
Max Stassi 178 .208 19 5 16 .316 .647
Jo Adell 89 .270 5 3 11 .293 .731

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