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    The Los Angeles Angels (61-78) are looking for another big outing from a slugger when they square off against the Houston Astros (89-50) on Sunday at 2:10 PM ET at Minute Maid Park. Mike Trout is currently on a six-game home run streak for the underdog Angels (+199) in the contest against the favored Astros (-244). Houston’s Luis Garcia gets the start against Los Angeles’ Tucker Davidson.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Astros vs. Angels

    • Game Day: Sunday, September 11, 2022
    • Game Time: 2:10 PM ET
    • Location: Houston, Texas
    • Stadium: Minute Maid Park
    Astros vs Angels Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Astros -244 8

    Astros Stats & Trends

    Astros Batting

    • The Astros average 1.3 home runs per game to rank fifth in baseball with 178 total home runs.
    • The Astros rank 13th in MLB with a .244 batting average.
    • The Astros rank ninth in baseball with a .318 on-base percentage.
    • The Astros strike out 7.4 times per game to rank second in baseball.
    • The Astros have hit 89 home runs at home this season (1.3 per game).
    • The Astros are slugging .428 with 3.0 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club is batting .249 with 540 hits (7.9 per game) at home this season.

    Astros Key Batters

    • Alex Bregman has 35 doubles, 20 home runs and 78 walks while hitting .266.
    • Among qualifying batters in the majors, Bregman is 54th in batting average, 11th in on-base percentage, and 30th in slugging.
    • Yordan Alvarez has 116 hits and an OBP of .395, both of which lead the Astros this season.
    • Alvarez is 20th in batting average, sixth in on-base percentage and third in slugging among qualified hitters.
    • Alvarez takes a two-game streak with at least one hit into this matchup. During his last five outings he is hitting .211 with three doubles and three walks.
    • Jose Altuve has hit 24 homers with a team-high .514 SLG this season.
    • Kyle Tucker is batting .256 with a .331 OBP and 88 RBI for Houston this season.

    Angels Stats & Trends

    Angels Batting

    • The Angels rank 11th in Major League Baseball with 164 home runs.
    • The Angels have a team batting average of just .228 this season, which ranks 28th among MLB teams.
    • The Angels are among the worst in the league at getting on base, ranking 26th with an OBP of .294.
    • The Angels rank last in strikeouts per game (9.7) among MLB offenses.
    • They’ve hit 72 homers, an average of 1.1 per game, in 68 road contests this season.
    • They are slugging .359 in 68 road games this season.
    • They are averaging 7.4 base hits per game and batting .219 on the road this season.

    Angels Key Batters

    • Shohei Ohtani has racked up an on-base percentage of .353, a slugging percentage of .531, and has 132 hits, all club-bests for the Angels.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, Ohtani ranks 58th in batting average, while his on-base percentage is 27th and he is ninth in slugging.
    • Trout has 20 doubles, two triples, 34 home runs and 45 walks while hitting .280.
    • Taylor Ward has 15 doubles, two triples, 18 home runs and 53 walks while hitting .266.
    • Luis Rengifo is hitting .274 with 20 doubles, four triples, 11 home runs and 14 walks.

    Astros vs. Angels Probable Pitchers

    Garcia Davidson
    24 GS 8
    11-8 W-L 2-5
    3.99 ERA 6.42
    135.1 IP 40.2
    42 BB 29
    139 SO 25
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