Astros vs Angels Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Sep 2

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  • The Astros (84-47) are -150 favorites vs the Angels (57-74)
  • Astros starting pitcher: Lance McCullers Jr. (1-1), 1.68 ERA
  • Angels starting pitcher: Reid Detmers (5-4), 3.47 ERA
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The Houston Astros (-150) visit Angel Stadium to take on the Los Angeles Angels (+125) on Friday, September 2, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 9:38pm EDT in Anaheim.

The Astros are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+110).

The Astros vs Angels Over/Under is 8.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Astros are 82-46 against the spread (ATS), while the Angels are 62-66 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Astros-1.5 +110O 8.5 -110-150
Angels +1.5 -135U 8.5 -110+125

Astros vs Angels Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Astros will win Friday‘s matchup with 58.4% confidence.

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


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Best Astros Player Prop Bets Today

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

  • Framber Valdez has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 18 of his last 22 games (+15.70 Units / 62% ROI)
  • Kyle Tucker has hit the Hits Over in 18 of his last 20 games (+14.45 Units / 31% ROI)
  • Alex Bregman has hit the Runs Over in 21 of his last 31 games (+13.35 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Alex Bregman has hit the Total Bases Over in 22 of his last 36 games (+11.85 Units / 30% ROI)
  • Yuli Gurriel has hit the Runs Under in his last 11 games (+11.00 Units / 60% ROI)
  • Best Angels Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Hits Over in 51 of his last 59 games (+34.60 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Total Bases Over in 42 of his last 64 games (+20.80 Units / 22% ROI)
  • Taylor Ward has hit the Runs Under in 41 of his last 54 games (+20.60 Units / 21% ROI)
  • Anthony Rendon has hit the Runs Under in 15 of his last 16 games at home (+13.05 Units / 48% ROI)
  • Luis Rengifo has hit the Singles Over in 38 of his last 59 games (+13.00 Units / 19% ROI)
  • Angels vs Astros Home Run Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Andrew Velazquez 0.5 +900 0.5 -5000
    David Fletcher 0.5 +1250 0.5
    Jo Adell 0.5 +650 0.5 -2000
    Luis Rengifo 0.5 +725 0.5 -2500
    Max Stassi 0.5 +625 0.5 -2000

    Angels vs Astros Total Hits Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Andrew Velazquez 0.5 +110 0.5 -155
    David Fletcher 0.5 -275 0.5 +180
    Jo Adell 0.5 -130 0.5 -110
    Luis Rengifo 0.5 -200 0.5 +140
    Max Stassi 0.5 -115 0.5 -120

    Angels vs Astros RBI Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Andrew Velazquez 0.5 +333 0.5 -600
    David Fletcher 0.5 +300 0.5 -500
    Jo Adell 0.5 +260 0.5 -400
    Luis Rengifo 0.5 +170 0.5 -250
    Max Stassi 0.5 +270 0.5 -450

    Angels vs Astros Strikeout Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Reid Detmers 4.5 +115 4.5 -160
    Lance McCullers Jr. 5.5 -120 5.5 -115
  • The Houston Astros have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 77 of their last 118 games (+28.35 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 41 of their last 75 games (+10.70 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 13 of their last 19 games (+4.10 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 35 of their last 65 games at home (+10.70 Units / 15% ROI)
  • Astros Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Astros have gone 67-61 against the Run Line (+7.4 Units / 4.97% ROI).

    • 82-46 when betting on the Moneyline for +7.2 Units / 3.27% ROI
    • 46-75 when betting on the total runs Over for -35.05 Units / -25.04% ROI
    • 75-46 when betting on the total runs Under for +24.1 Units / 16.96% ROI

    Angels Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Astros have gone 62-66 against the Run Line (-9.15 Units / -5.77% ROI).

    • 57-71 when betting on the Moneyline for -23.9 Units / -14.57% ROI
    • 57-62 when betting on the total runs Over for -11.3 Units / -8.01% ROI
    • 62-57 when betting on the total runs Under for +0 Units / 0% ROI

    Opponents have a swing rate of just 35% (767/2,199) against Lance McCullers in non-two strike counts since the start of last season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 145 total IP; League Avg: 43% — 0 Percentile.

    Opponents have a line drive rate of just 12% (17/139) against Lance McCullers with runners in scoring position since the start of 2020 — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 175 total IP; League Avg: 23% — 100th Percentile.

    Opponents have a line drive rate of just 18% (109/603) against Lance McCullers since the start of 2020 — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 175 total IP; League Avg: 23% — 100th Percentile.

    Opponents have a swing rate of just 35% (990/2,856) against Lance McCullers in non-two strike counts since the start of 2020 — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 175 total IP; League Avg: 42% — 0 Percentile.

    Reid Detmers: Angels Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

    Reid Detmers has thrown elevated pitches 45% of the time (247/550) with two-strikes this season — 5th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 31% — 96th Percentile.

    41% of Reid Detmers’ called strikeouts are elevated this season — 14th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 24% — 91st Percentile.

    48% of Reid Detmers’ non-fastball strikeouts are located inside this season — 13th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 30% — 92nd Percentile.

    Reid Detmers has thrown elevated pitches 46% of the time (194/425) on the first pitch of at-bats this season — 6th highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 32% — 96th Percentile.

    Astros Keys to the Game vs. the Angels

    The Astros are 52-3 (.945) when scoring 5 or more runs this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .797.

    The Astros are 28-5 (.848) when totaling 5 or more extra base hits this season — 10th best in MLB; League Avg: .799.

    The Astros are 11-7 (.611) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — 9th best in MLB; League Avg: .500.

    The Astros are 43-20 (.683) at home this season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: .528.

    Angels Keys to the Game vs. the Astros

    The Angels are just 2-10 (.167) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

    The Angels are just 6-33 (.154) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .334.

    The Angels are just 4-11 (.267) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

    The Angels are just 5-56 (.082) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .114.

    Astros hitters have just 637 strikeouts in 3,534 PA’s (18%) against LHP since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Astros hitters have just 2,194 strikeouts in 11,187 PA’s (20%) since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

    Astros hitters have just 257 strikeouts in 1,453 PA’s (18%) against LHP this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Astros hitters have an OBP of .265 (5,739 PA’s) with two-strikes since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .243.

    Angels hitters have 1,264 strikeouts in 4,828 PA’s (26%) this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    The Angels are batting just .218 on the road this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .241.

    Angels hitters have 902 strikeouts in 3,374 PA’s (27%) against RHP this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Angels hitters have an OPS of just .644 (3,333 PA’s) in innings 7-9 since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .695.

    Astros pitchers have allowed opponents to score in three different innings in 28% of their games this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

    The Astros pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in just 41% of their games since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 50%.

    Astros pitchers have won 43% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings at home since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 29%.

    Astros pitchers have an ERA of 3.03 (1161.2 IP) this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 3.98.

    Angels pitchers have walked 1,034 of 11,090 batters (9%) since the start of last season — 4th highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

    Angels pitchers have walked 102 of 1,164 batters (9%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — tied for 4th highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

    Angels pitchers have won only 8% 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: 24%.

    Angels pitchers have walked 50 of 477 batters (10%) over the last 14 days (13 games) — highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

    Angels vs. Astros Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Michael Lorenzen (Angels): Shoulder, D60
  • McKenzie Moniak (Angels): Finger, D10
  • Anthony Rendon (Angels): Wrist, D60
  • Archie Bradley (Angels): Elbow, D60
  • Griffin Canning (Angels): Back, D60
  • Jared Walsh (Angels): Rib, D60
  • Chris Rodriguez (Angels): Shoulder, D60
  • Martín Maldonado (Astros): Hand, Day-to-Day
  • Jason Castro (Astros): Knee, D60
  • Yordan Alvarez (Astros): Hand, Day-to-Day
  • Blake Taylor (Astros): Elbow, D60
  • Michael Brantley (Astros): Shoulder, D60
  • Thomas Pressly (Astros): Neck, D15
  • Joshua James (Astros): Lat, D60
  • Justin Verlander (Astros): Calf, D15
  • Aledmys Díaz (Astros): Groin, D10

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