Angels vs Athletics Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 8

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  • The Angels (46-63) are -105 favorites vs the Athletics (41-68)
  • Angels starting pitcher: José Suarez (3-4), 4.55 ERA
  • Athletics starting pitcher: Cole Irvin (6-8), 3.04 ERA
  • Watch the game on NBCS-CA

The Los Angeles Angels (-105) visit Oakland Coliseum to take on the Oakland Athletics (-115) on Monday, August 8, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 9:40pm EDT in Oakland.

The Angels are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+165).

The Angels vs Athletics Over/Under is 7.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Angels are 46-63 against the spread (ATS), while the Athletics are 55-54 ATS.

Angels vs. Athletics Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Angels-1.5 +165O 7.5 -115-105
Athletics +1.5 -200U 7.5 -105-115

Angels vs Athletics Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Angels will win Monday‘s matchup with 66.7% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Angels and Athletics and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Angels Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Angels players for Monday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Hits Over in 33 of his last 38 games (+23.30 Units / 31% ROI)
  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Total Bases Over in 29 of his last 43 games (+13.70 Units / 21% ROI)
  • Taylor Ward has hit the Runs Under in 26 of his last 35 games (+13.35 Units / 23% ROI)
  • Shohei Ohtani has hit the Runs Under in 24 of his last 33 away games (+12.40 Units / 27% ROI)
  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Singles Over in 26 of his last 38 games (+12.35 Units / 28% ROI)

Best Athletics Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Athletics players for Monday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Tony Kemp has hit the Singles Under in 23 of his last 31 games (+11.95 Units / 28% ROI)
  • Paul Blackburn has hit the Strikeouts Over in 15 of his last 21 games (+9.35 Units / 35% ROI)
  • Tony Kemp has hit the Hits Under in 11 of his last 16 games at home (+9.20 Units / 56% ROI)
  • Elvis Andrus has hit the Hits Over in 15 of his last 19 games (+9.10 Units / 28% ROI)
  • Ramon Laureano has hit the Total Bases Over in 37 of his last 61 games (+9.05 Units / 11% ROI)

Athletics vs Angels Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Chad Pinder 0.5 +400 0.5 -800
Elvis Andrus 0.5 +825 0.5 -5000
Jed Lowrie 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100
Jonah Bride 0.5 +575 0.5 -1400
Nick Allen 0.5 +1050 0.5

Athletics vs Angels Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Chad Pinder 0.5 -200 0.5 +145
Elvis Andrus 0.5 -145 0.5 +105
Jed Lowrie 0.5 -160 0.5 +115
Jonah Bride 0.5 -200 0.5 +145
Nick Allen 0.5 -130 0.5 -110

Athletics vs Angels RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Chad Pinder 0.5 +195 0.5 -300
Elvis Andrus 0.5 +270 0.5 -450
Jed Lowrie 0.5 +200 0.5 -300
Jonah Bride 0.5 +240 0.5 -375
Nick Allen 0.5 +320 0.5 -550

Athletics vs Angels Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Cole Irvin 4.5 -105 4.5 -135
Jose Suarez 4.5 -135 4.5 -105
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the Game Total Under in 27 of their last 48 games (+7.85 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have covered the Run Line in 5 of their last 9 games (+1.70 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the Moneyline in 15 of their last 28 games (+11.00 Units / 38% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the Game Total Under in 54 of their last 100 games (+8.75 Units / 8% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have covered the Run Line in 20 of their last 31 games (+8.10 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 46 of their last 85 games (+5.30 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 9 of their last 14 games (+4.15 Units / 26% ROI)

Angels Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Angels have gone 50-59 against the Run Line (-12.75 Units / -9.53% ROI).

  • 46-63 when betting on the Moneyline for -30.65 Units / -21.32% ROI
  • 49-54 when betting on the total runs Over for -10.45 Units / -8.62% ROI
  • 54-49 when betting on the total runs Under for +0.8 Units / 0.67% ROI

Athletics Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Angels have gone 55-54 against the Run Line (-10.9 Units / -7.66% ROI).

  • 41-68 when betting on the Moneyline for -10.8 Units / -9.43% ROI
  • 46-58 when betting on the total runs Over for -18 Units / -14.93% ROI
  • 58-46 when betting on the total runs Under for +7.3 Units / 6.08% ROI

Jose Suarez has thrown his curveball 43% of the time (283/659) on the first pitch of at-bats since the start of last season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 134 total CB; League Avg: 19% — 100th Percentile.

Jose Suarez has pitched 11.1 straight innings without allowing an earned run — Caleb Ferguson has the longest active streak at 19.0.

Opponents have a line drive rate of 31% (51/166) against Jose Suarez this season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 53 total IP; League Avg: 24% — first Percentile.

65% of Jose Suarez’s called strikeouts are low since the start of last season — 15th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 134 total IP; League Avg: 50% — 90th Percentile.

Cole Irvin: Athletics Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Opponents are hitting just .153 (11-for-72) against Cole Irvin on inside fastballs this season — 2nd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .257 — 97th Percentile.

Cole Irvin has allowed a slugging percentage of just .222 (16 Total Bases / 72 ABs) on inside fastballs this season — 2nd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .417 — 97th Percentile.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 19% (31/167) against Cole Irvin on the first pitch of at-bats this season — 5th lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 26% — eighth Percentile.

Cole Irvin has allowed a slugging percentage of .474 (54 Total Bases / 114 ABs) on low non-fastballs this season — 2nd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .294 — third Percentile.

Angels Keys to the Game vs. the Athletics

The Angels are just 4-30 (.118) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .338.

The Angels are just 3-9 (.250) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Angels are just 2-8 (.200) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Angels are just 41-5 (.891) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 8th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .913.

Athletics Keys to the Game vs. the Angels

The Athletics are just 17-36 (.321) at home this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .526.

The Athletics are just 31-10 (.756) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .885.

The Athletics are just 5-7 (.417) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — 8th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Athletics are just 36-6 (.857) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — tied for 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .913.

Angels hitters have 754 strikeouts in 2,800 PA’s (27%) against RHP this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Angels hitters have 1,738 strikeouts in 6,882 PA’s (25%) against RHP since the start of last season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

Angels hitters have an OPS of just .644 (3,082 PA’s) in innings 7-9 since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .694.

Angels hitters have an OBP of just .274 (760 PA’s) against pitchers who have thrown at least 80 pitches in a game since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .314.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .272 (2,823 PA’s) against RHP this season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: .311.

Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .273 (1,851 PA’s) at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .317.

The Athletics are batting just .205 at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .246.

The Athletics are batting just .219 at home since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .247.

Angels pitchers have won only 5% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

The Angels have won just 17% of road games in which their opponents scored first this season — tied for 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

Angels pitchers have won only 11% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Angels pitchers have a strikeout rate of 23% when going through the lineup the third time in a game since the start of last season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 20%.

Athletics pitchers have allowed a run 39% of the time after an opposing score this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 29%.

In games when their opponents have scored three or more runs in an inning, the Athletics have won just just 0% of the time at home this season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

The Athletics have won just 24% of home games in which their opponents scored first since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 36%.

The Athletics have won just 14% of home games in which their opponents scored first this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 34%.

Athletics vs. Angels Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Brent Honeywell Jr. (Athletics): Elbow, D60
  • Daulton Jefferies (Athletics): Arm, D60
  • Deolis Guerra (Athletics): Elbow, D60
  • Michael Lorenzen (Angels): Shoulder, D60
  • McKenzie Moniak (Angels): Finger, Day-to-Day
  • Michael Trout (Angels): Back, D10
  • Anthony Rendon (Angels): Wrist, D60
  • Matthew Duffy (Angels): Back, D60
  • Archie Bradley (Angels): Elbow, D60
  • Griffin Canning (Angels): Back, D60
  • Chris Rodriguez (Angels): Shoulder, D60

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