Royals vs Angels Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Jun 22

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  • The Angels (33-38) are -250 favorites vs the Royals (25-42)
  • Royals starting pitcher: Daniel A. Lynch (3-6), 5.18 ERA
  • Angels starting pitcher: Shohei Ohtani (5-4), 3.28 ERA
  • Watch the game on MLB Network

The Kansas City Royals (+200) visit Angel Stadium to take on the Los Angeles Angels (-250) on Wednesday, June 22, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 9:49pm EDT in Anaheim.

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

The Royals vs Angels Over/Under is 8 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Royals are 25-42 against the spread (ATS), while the Angels are 34-37 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Royals+1.5 +100O 8 -105+200
Angels -1.5 -120U 8 -115-250

Royals vs Angels Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Angels will win Wednesday‘s matchup with 50.1% confidence.

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


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Best Royals Player Prop Bets Today

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

  • Whit Merrifield has hit the Hits Under in 20 of his last 28 away games (+10.60 Units / 19% ROI)
  • Salvador Perez has hit the Hits Under in 8 of his last 12 away games (+7.75 Units / 54% ROI)
  • Salvador Perez has hit the Total Bases Under in 11 of his last 13 away games (+7.55 Units / 40% ROI)
  • Whit Merrifield has hit the Runs Over in 14 of his last 22 away games (+7.10 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Bobby Witt Jr. has hit the RBIs Over in 12 of his last 22 away games (+7.00 Units / 32% ROI)

Best Angels Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Jared Walsh has hit the Hits Over in his last 5 games at home (+5.00 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Jared Walsh has hit the RBIs Under in 8 of his last 10 games at home (+3.35 Units / 15% ROI)
  • Jared Walsh has hit the Singles Over in 5 of his last 7 games at home (+3.20 Units / 45% ROI)
  • Andrew Velazquez has hit the Singles Under in 5 of his last 6 games at home (+3.20 Units / 25% ROI)
  • Jared Walsh has hit the Runs Over in 7 of his last 14 games at home (+3.05 Units / 22% ROI)

Angels vs Royals Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Velazquez 0.5 +675 0.5 -2500
Jared Walsh 0.5 +400 0.5 -750
Jared Walsh 0.5 +400 0.5 -750
Juan Lagares 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100
Kurt Suzuki 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100

Angels vs Royals Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Velazquez 0.5 -145 0.5 +100
Jared Walsh 0.5 -200 0.5 +140
Juan Lagares 0.5 -175 0.5 +125
Kurt Suzuki 0.5 -135 0.5 -105
Luis Rengifo 0.5 -190 0.5 +135

Angels vs Royals RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Andrew Velazquez 0.5 +270 0.5 -450
Jared Walsh 0.5 +165 0.5 -250
Juan Lagares 0.5 +200 0.5 -300
Kurt Suzuki 0.5 +225 0.5 -350
Luis Rengifo 0.5 +170 0.5 -250

Angels vs Royals Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Shohei Ohtani 6.5 +105 6.5 -150
Daniel Lynch 5.5 +100 5.5 -140
  • The Kansas City Royals have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 11 of their last 13 games (+9.90 Units / 68% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have hit the Game Total Under in 7 of their last 9 away games (+5.85 Units / 59% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have hit the Moneyline in 5 of their last 6 games (+5.75 Units / 88% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 33 of their last 62 games (+4.35 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The Kansas City Royals have covered the Run Line in 5 of their last 6 games (+4.00 Units / 47% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 32 of their last 58 games (+6.80 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have covered the Run Line in 16 of their last 28 games at home (+6.70 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 18 of their last 29 games at home (+5.85 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the Game Total Under in 8 of their last 10 games (+5.75 Units / 53% ROI)
  • The Los Angeles Angels have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 3 of their last 5 games (+0.05 Units / 1% ROI)

Royals Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Royals have gone 28-39 against the Run Line (-23 Units / -24.95% ROI).

  • 25-42 when betting on the Moneyline for -12.95 Units / -18.34% ROI
  • 33-31 when betting on the total runs Over for -0.85 Units / -1.16% ROI
  • 31-33 when betting on the total runs Under for -5.7 Units / -7.65% ROI

Angels Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Royals have gone 34-37 against the Run Line (-4.3 Units / -5.02% ROI).

  • 33-38 when betting on the Moneyline for -15.6 Units / -16.17% ROI
  • 33-35 when betting on the total runs Over for -5.55 Units / -7.07% ROI
  • 35-33 when betting on the total runs Under for -1.3 Units / -1.67% ROI

Opponents have a line drive rate of 38% (35/92) against Daniel Lynch with runners in scoring position since the start of last season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 112 total IP; League Avg: 24% — 0 Percentile.

Daniel Lynch has allowed an OBP of .388 (160 PA’s) versus the bottom of the order since the start of last season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 112 total IP; League Avg: .275 — 0 Percentile.

Daniel Lynch has allowed an OPS of .891 (161 PA’s) versus the bottom of the order since the start of last season — 3rd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 112 total IP; League Avg: .621 — second Percentile.

Daniel Lynch has retired the leadoff hitter in each of his last 13 innings — Yimi Garcia has the longest active streak at 17.

Shohei Ohtani: Angels Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Shohei Ohtani has 38 barreled balls against LHP since the start of last season — most in MLB — 100th Percentile.

Shohei Ohtani has an OPS of 1.182 (195 PA’s) with runners in scoring position since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .829 — 100th Percentile.

Shohei Ohtani is slugging .980 (98 total bases in 100 ABs) with the pitcher behind in the count since the start of last season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .642 — 97th Percentile.

Shohei Ohtani has an OPS of 1.090 (377 PA’s) with runners on base since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .818 — 100th Percentile.

Royals Keys to the Game vs. the Angels

The Royals are just 0-21 (.000) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .324.

The Royals are just 1-36 (.027) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .097.

The Royals are just 12-21 (.364) at home this season — tied for 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .514.

The Royals are just 13-21 (.382) on the road this season — 6th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .486.

Angels Keys to the Game vs. the Royals

The Angels are just 3-20 (.130) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .324.

The Angels are just 5-19 (.208) when allowing 10 or more hits this season — tied for 7th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .281.

The Angels are just 30-7 (.811) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .903.

The Angels are just 17-20 (.459) at home this season — 10th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .514.

Royals hitters have just 453 strikeouts in 2,401 PA’s (19%) against LHP since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Royals hitters have just 125 strikeouts in 708 PA’s (18%) against LHP this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Royals hitters have put 41% of their swings in play on the first pitch of at-bats this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 35%.

Royals hitters are slugging just .369 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .444.

Angels hitters have 482 strikeouts in 1,849 PA’s (26%) against RHP this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Angels hitters have an OBP of just .291 (290 PA’s) when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .327.

The Angels are batting just .231 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .263.

Angels hitters have chased 23% of pitches out of the zone in righty-righty matchups this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 30%.

Royals pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 36% with two-strikes this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 42%.

Royals pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 15% versus the heart of the order this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Royals pitchers have a first-pitch strike rate of just 57% this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 61%.

The Royals have allowed 1.75 runs per game (117/67) in late innings this season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 1.29.

The Angels have allowed 1.59 runs per game (113/71) in late innings this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 1.29.

Angels pitchers have won only 9% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

The longest HR allowed by the Angels pitchers this season traveled 438.0 feet — — tied for shortest in MLB; League Avg: 455.2

Opponents have a groundball rate of just 36% against Angels pitchers over the past seven days (8 games) — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 42%.

Angels vs. Royals Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Austin Warren (Angels): Triceps, D15
  • Anthony Rendon (Angels): Wrist, D60
  • Griffin Canning (Angels): Back, D60
  • Cooper Criswell (Angels): Shoulder, D60
  • David Fletcher (Angels): Hip, D60
  • Chris Rodriguez (Angels): Shoulder, D60
  • Joel Payamps (Royals): COVID-19, D15
  • Salvador Perez (Royals): Thumb, Day-to-Day
  • Donald Greinke (Royals): Flexor, D15
  • Raúl Mondesi (Royals): Knee, D60
  • Jacob Brentz (Royals): Flexor, D60
  • Tyler Zuber (Royals): Shoulder, D60
  • Edward Olivares (Royals): Quad, D10

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