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    The Los Angeles Angels (19-14) host the Texas Rangers (18-13) on Saturday at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, starting at 9:07 PM ET. The Angels are favored on the moneyline (-115), while the Rangers are -105 underdogs. The Rangers are the spread favorite (1.5) with +157 odds, despite being the moneyline underdog. Los Angeles has Reid Detmers starting, and Texas counters with Nathan Eovaldi.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Angels vs. Rangers

    • Game Day: Saturday, May 6, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:07 PM ET
    • Location: Anaheim, California
    • Stadium: Angel Stadium of Anaheim
    Angels vs Rangers Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Angels -115 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Angels vs. the Rangers?

    • TV Channel: BSW

    Angels Stats & Trends

    Angels Batting

    • The Angels are sixth-best in baseball with 44 total home runs.
    • Los Angeles ranks ninth in MLB with a .259 batting average.
    • The Angels are seventh in MLB with a .333 on-base percentage.
    • Los Angeles strikes out 8.2 times per game to rank 11th in the majors.
    • The Angels average 1.8 homers per game when playing at home this season (25 total in home outings).
    • Los Angeles is slugging .480 with 3.6 extra-base hits per game in home contests.
    • The club is batting .263 with 124 hits (8.9 per game) at home this season.

    Angels Key Batters

    • Shohei Ohtani has an OPS of .890, fueled by an OBP of .365 and a team-best slugging percentage of .525 this season. He has a .295 batting average.
    • Among all qualifying hitters, he is 34th in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks 51st, and he is 33rd in slugging.
    • Mike Trout has 36 hits and an OBP of .400 to go with a slugging percentage of .580. All three of those stats lead Los Angeles hitters this season. He’s batting .303.
    • He ranks 25th in batting average, 15th in on-base percentage and 11th in slugging in the majors.
    • Trout has picked up a hit in two straight games. During his last five outings he is batting .300 with three home runs, three walks and seven RBI.
    • Hunter Renfroe is batting .254 with a .476 slugging percentage and 21 RBI this year.
    • Renfroe takes a five-game hitting streak into this matchup. During his last five outings he is hitting .227 with an RBI.
    • Taylor Ward is batting .230 with a .324 OBP and 14 RBI for Los Angeles this season.

    Rangers Stats & Trends

    Rangers Batting

    • The Rangers rank seventh in Major League Baseball with 43 home runs.
    • Texas has a team batting average of .260 this season, which ranks eighth among MLB teams.
    • The Rangers have an OBP of .338 this season, which ranks sixth in MLB.
    • Texas ranks 13th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 8.9 Ks per contest.
    • In 13 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 12 homers, an average of 0.9 per contest.
    • Texas has a team slugging percentage of .390 in away games this season with 41 extra-base hits.
    • In away games this season, they’re batting .239 with 8.3 base hits per contest.

    Rangers Key Batters

    • Marcus Semien has a .373 on-base percentage and a .472 slugging percentage, both team-high numbers for the Rangers. He’s batting .285.
    • Including all the qualified players in MLB, his batting average places him 43rd, his on-base percentage ranks 38th, and he is 56th in slugging.
    • Semien enters this matchup on a three-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is hitting .263 with two doubles, five walks and two RBI.
    • Adolis Garcia is hitting .243 with four doubles, eight home runs and 11 walks. He’s slugging .487 with an on-base percentage of .303.
    • He ranks 111th in batting average, 139th in on-base percentage and 51st in slugging percentage in the big leagues.
    • Jonah Heim has put up a team-best OBP (.373), while leading the Rangers in hits (27).
    • Nate Lowe is hitting .254 with 10 doubles, four home runs and 14 walks.

    Angels vs. Rangers Probable Pitchers

    Reid Detmers (LAA) Pitcher Nathan Eovaldi (TEX)
    0 – 2 W/L 3 – 2
    26 IP 36.2
    4.85 ERA 3.93
    1.385 WHIP 1.145
    10.7 K/9 9.6
    3.5 BB/9 1.2

    Angels vs. Rangers Injury Updates

    • Angels: Max Stassi: 10 Day IL (Hip ), Jared Walsh: 10 Day IL (Headaches), Austin Warren: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Aaron Loup: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), José Quijada: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Logan O’Hoppe: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Chris Rodriguez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jose Marte: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Davis Daniel: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)
    • Rangers: Mitch Garver: 10 Day IL (Knee), Corey Seager: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Jacob deGrom: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Spencer Howard: 60 Day IL (Lat), Brett Martin: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jake Odorizzi: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Glenn Otto: 60 Day IL (Lat)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Angels and Rangers (Last 10 Games)


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