Angels vs Rangers Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Sep 22

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  • The Rangers (64-84) are -175 favorites vs the Angels (65-84)
  • Angels starting pitcher: Michael Lorenzen (7-6), 4.73 ERA
  • Rangers starting pitcher: Martín Pérez (12-6), 2.84 ERA
  • Watch the game on MLB Network

The Los Angeles Angels (+145) visit Globe Life Field to take on the Texas Rangers (-175) on Thursday, September 22, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 2:05pm EDT in Arlington.

The Rangers are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+120).

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

So far this season, the Angels are 65-82 against the spread (ATS), while the Rangers are 79-68 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Angels+1.5 -145O 7.5 -115+145
Rangers -1.5 +120U 7.5 -105-175

Angels vs Rangers Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Rangers will win Thursday‘s matchup with 53.5% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Angels and Rangers 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 Thursday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Hits Over in 29 of his last 36 games (+17.85 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Patrick Sandoval has hit the Earned Runs Under in 16 of his last 20 games (+11.75 Units / 39% ROI)
  • Taylor Ward has hit the Singles Over in 17 of his last 24 games (+10.60 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Runs Under in 13 of his last 14 away games (+10.50 Units / 34% ROI)
  • Shohei Ohtani has hit the Hits Over in 25 of his last 34 games (+10.40 Units / 15% ROI)

Best Rangers Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Nate Lowe has hit the Total Bases Over in 67 of his last 109 games (+24.85 Units / 17% ROI)
  • Martin Perez has hit the Strikeouts Over in 24 of his last 28 games (+21.30 Units / 63% ROI)
  • Marcus Semien has hit the Hits Over in 41 of his last 59 games (+17.75 Units / 15% ROI)
  • Adolis Garcia has hit the Hits Over in 33 of his last 43 games (+17.35 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Nate Lowe has hit the Singles Over in 52 of his last 83 games (+14.15 Units / 14% ROI)

Rangers vs Angels Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Adolis Garcia 0.5 +360 0.5 -650
Corey Seager 0.5 +375 0.5 -700
Jonah Heim 0.5 +400 0.5 -800
Josh H. Smith 0.5 +825 0.5 -5000
Joshua Jung 0.5 +450 0.5 -1000

Rangers vs Angels Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Adolis Garcia 0.5 -225 0.5 +150
Corey Seager 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
Jonah Heim 0.5 -165 0.5 +115
Josh H. Smith 0.5 -140 0.5 +100
Joshua Jung 0.5 -175 0.5 +125

Rangers vs Angels RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Adolis Garcia 0.5 +145 0.5 -200
Corey Seager 0.5 +155 0.5 -225
Jonah Heim 0.5 +165 0.5 -250
Josh H. Smith 0.5 +260 0.5 -400
Joshua Jung 0.5 +190 0.5 -275

Rangers vs Angels Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Michael Lorenzen 4.5 +120 4.5 -165
Michael Lorenzen 3.5 -165 3.5 +120
Martin Perez 4.5 -150 4.5 +105
  • The Los Angeles Angels have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 11 of their last 15 games (+7.05 Units / 39% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the Game Total Over in 10 of their last 16 games (+4.65 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 7 of their last 11 games (+2.70 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the Moneyline in 4 of their last 6 games (+2.40 Units / 36% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 4 of their last 7 games (+1.00 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 50 of their last 85 games (+16.10 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Game Total Over in 24 of their last 37 games at home (+11.80 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 4 of their last 5 games at home (+3.00 Units / 52% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 3 of their last 5 games at home (+0.85 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Moneyline in 3 of their last 5 games at home (+0.35 Units / 6% ROI)

Angels Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Angels have gone 69-78 against the Run Line (-16.75 Units / -9.14% ROI).

  • 65-82 when betting on the Moneyline for -28.5 Units / -15.2% ROI
  • 67-70 when betting on the total runs Over for -10 Units / -6.16% ROI
  • 70-67 when betting on the total runs Under for -2.85 Units / -1.78% ROI

Rangers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Angels have gone 79-68 against the Run Line (+3.45 Units / 1.82% ROI).

  • 63-84 when betting on the Moneyline for -19.15 Units / -11.34% ROI
  • 72-65 when betting on the total runs Over for +1.05 Units / 0.65% ROI
  • 65-72 when betting on the total runs Under for -13.45 Units / -8.33% ROI

Michael Lorenzen has walked 5 of 28 right-handed batters (18%) — highest in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: 6% — first Percentile.

Michael Lorenzen has thrown at least two strikes in his first three pitches to 37% (11/30) of opposing batters this month (2 games) — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 8 total IP; League Avg: 65% — 0 Percentile.

Michael Lorenzen has walked 6 of 43 batters (14%) — highest in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: 6% — 0 Percentile.

Opponents have a line drive rate of just 19% (47/244) against Michael Lorenzen this season — 6th lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 74 total IP; League Avg: 24% — 96th Percentile.

Martín Pérez: Rangers Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Hitters have swung at 43% of Martin Perez’s pitches (35/81) with two-strikes this month (3 games) — lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 61% — first Percentile.

Right-handed hitters have a swing rate of just 44% (993/2,271) against Martin Perez this season — lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 50% — second Percentile.

Hitters have swung at 43% of Martin Perez’s pitches (23/54) with two-strikes — lowest in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: 61% — first Percentile.

Martin Perez has not allowed a home run in any of the last 34.2 innings he’s appeared — George Kirby has the longest active streak at 65.0.

Angels Keys to the Game vs. the Rangers

The Angels are just 2-11 (.154) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Angels are just 5-12 (.294) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Angels are just 6-62 (.088) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — tied for 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .119.

The Angels are just 9-35 (.205) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .333.

Rangers Keys to the Game vs. the Angels

The Rangers are just 50-10 (.833) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .915.

The Rangers are just 21-66 (.241) when scoring 4 or fewer runs this season — 9th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .295.

The Rangers are just 4-66 (.057) when trailing entering the 8th inning this season — 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .085.

The Rangers are 36-11 (.766) when totaling 10 or more hits this season — 10th best in MLB; League Avg: .724.

Angels hitters have 1,039 strikeouts in 3,831 PA’s (27%) against RHP this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Angels hitters have an OBP of just .300 (1,456 PA’s) when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .326.

Angels hitters have an OBP of just .284 (2,747 PA’s) on the road this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .308.

Angels hitters have an OPS of just .639 (3,530 PA’s) in innings 7-9 since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .695.

Rangers hitters have drawn 255 walks in 3,565 PA’s (7%) against LHP since the start of last season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: 9%.

Rangers hitters are slugging .466 in lefty-lefty matchups this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .348.

Rangers hitters are averaging just 3.78 pitches per plate appearance against LHP since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 3.89.

14% of Rangers’ hitters plate appearances have lasted only one pitch (750/5,540 PA’s) this season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 11%.

Angels pitchers have won only 7% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Angels pitchers have walked 1,093 of 11,767 batters (9%) since the start of last season — 4th highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Opponents have a groundball batting average of just .219 against Angels pitchers this season — tied for 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .238.

The Angels pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in 61% of their games at home this season — 5th highest in MLB; League Avg: 54%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 129 of 1,316 batters (10%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 46% against Rangers pitchers this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 12 of 105 batters (11%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning over the last 14 days (12 games) — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 20 of 165 batters (12%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this month (19 games) — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Rangers vs. Angels Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Joshua Sborz (Rangers): Elbow, D60
  • Elijah White (Rangers): Wrist, D60
  • Spencer Howard (Rangers): Shoulder, D15
  • Bradley Miller (Rangers): Hip, D60
  • Mitchell Garver (Rangers): Forearm, D60
  • Jonathan Gray (Rangers): Side, D15
  • Joseph Barlow (Rangers): Finger, D15
  • Nicholas Solak (Rangers): Foot, D60
  • David Fletcher (Angels): Hand, D10
  • Jhonathan Diaz (Angels): Undisclosed, D60
  • Anthony Rendon (Angels): Wrist, D60
  • Archie Bradley (Angels): Elbow, D60
  • Griffin Canning (Angels): Back, D60
  • Andrew Velazquez (Angels): Foot, D60
  • Jared Walsh (Angels): Rib, D60
  • Chris Rodriguez (Angels): Shoulder, D60

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