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    The Los Angeles Angels (61-64) and the Cincinnati Reds (64-61) square off on Tuesday to start a three-game series, with the first pitch at 9:38 PM ET at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Los Angeles has Lucas Giolito starting things off, while Cincinnati will counter with Graham Ashcraft.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Angels vs. Reds

    • Game Day: Tuesday, August 22, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:38 PM ET
    • Location: Anaheim, California
    • Stadium: Angel Stadium of Anaheim
    Angels vs Reds Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Angels -140 9

    How Do I Watch the Angels vs. the Reds?

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Angels Stats & Trends

    Angels Batting

    • The Angels are third in MLB action with 184 home runs. They average 1.5 per game.
    • Los Angeles’ .250 batting average ranks 15th in the majors.
    • The Angels rank 14th in baseball with an on-base percentage of .322.
    • Los Angeles strikes out 9.3 times per game, the fifth-worst mark in baseball.
    • The Angels average 1.6 homers per home game this season (99 total at home).
    • Los Angeles is slugging .441 with 3.3 extra-base hits per game in home contests.
    • The team averages 7.9 hits per game and is batting .240 at home this season.

    Angels Key Batters

    • Shohei Ohtani has 140 hits and an OBP of .407 to go with a slugging percentage of .664. All three of those stats lead Los Angeles hitters this season. He has a .306 batting average, as well.
    • Among qualifying hitters in the majors, he is eighth in batting average, third in on-base percentage, and first in slugging.
    • Hunter Renfroe is hitting .245 with 29 doubles, 18 home runs and 34 walks, while slugging .438 with an on-base percentage of .303.
    • Among all qualified hitters, he ranks 105th in batting average, 118th in on-base percentage and 70th in slugging percentage.
    • Brandon Drury has 92 hits this season and has a slash line of .269/.308/.488.
    • Luis Rengifo has been key for Los Angeles with 79 hits, an OBP of .318 plus a slugging percentage of .386.

    Reds Stats & Trends

    Reds Batting

    • The Reds have hit 144 homers this season, which ranks 17th in the league.
    • Cincinnati has a team batting average of .249 this season, which ranks 17th among MLB teams.
    • The Reds are among the best in the league at getting on base, ranking ninth with an OBP of .326.
    • Cincinnati ranks 25th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 9.2 Ks per contest.
    • In 60 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 59 homers, an average of 1.0 per contest.
    • Cincinnati is slugging .413 in 60 road games this season.
    • They are averaging 9.0 base hits per game and batting .258 on the road this season.

    Reds Key Batters

    • Spencer Steer has racked up an on-base percentage of .349, a slugging percentage of .461, and has 119 hits, all club-bests for the Reds (while batting .267).
    • He ranks 53rd in batting average, 36th in on-base percentage and 51st in slugging percentage among all qualified hitters in the big leagues.
    • TJ Friedl is batting .275 with 18 doubles, four triples, 11 home runs and 30 walks. He’s slugging .437 with an on-base percentage of .339.
    • He is currently 34th in batting average, 49th in on-base percentage and 71st in slugging percentage among all qualifying hitters.
    • Matt McLain is batting .296 with 23 doubles, four triples, 13 home runs and 28 walks.
    • Tyler Stephenson is hitting .247 with 14 doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 43 walks.

    Angels vs. Reds Probable Pitchers

    Lucas Giolito (LAA) Pitcher Graham Ashcraft (CIN)
    7 – 9 W/L 6 – 8
    142 IP 127
    4.44 ERA 4.89
    1.275 WHIP 1.402
    9.5 K/9 6.4
    3.2 BB/9 3.4

    Angels vs. Reds Injury Updates

    • Angels: Zach Neto: 10 Day IL (Back), C.J. Cron: 10 Day IL (Back), Mike Trout: 10 Day IL (Hand), Chris Devenski: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), Chris Rodriguez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Max Stassi: 60 Day IL (Hip ), José Quijada: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Anthony Rendon: 60 Day IL (Shin), Gio Urshela: 60 Day IL (Pelvis), Taylor Ward: 60 Day IL (Face), Jose Marte: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Austin Warren: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Ben Joyce: 60 Day IL (Arm), Sam Bachman: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), José Suarez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jo Adell: 60 Day IL (Oblique), Davis Daniel: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)
    • Reds: Jonathan India: 10 Day IL (Heel), Curt Casali: 10 Day IL (Foot), Kevin Newman: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Jake Fraley: 10 Day IL (Toe), Ben Lively: 15 Day IL (Pectoral), Nick Lodolo: 60 Day IL (Calf), Reiver Sanmartin: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Connor Overton: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Vladimir Gutierrez: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tejay Antone: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Justin Dunn: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Stuart Fairchild: 7 Day IL (Concussion)

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