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2021 MLB Handicapping
(44-57) Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Angels (50-50)
Date: Wednesday, July 28th, 2021
Time: 9:40 PM ET
Venue: Angels Stadium, Anaheim, California
Projected Pitchers: Chi Chi Gonzalez (SEA) vs. Andrew Heaney (LAA)
MLB Moneyline Odds: Rockies +190 | Angels -210
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Angels -1.5 (-195)
MLB Baseball Gambling Total: O/U 9.5
It’s the start of an interleague series on the diamond in the City of Angels between a pair of teams outside their respective playoff pictures.
The Colorado Rockies are on the road as they open up a three-game series with the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday night.
Ohtani pitched 7 strong innings and hit an early RBI single as the Angels beat the Rockies 6-2 on Monday night.
Ohtani hit his league best 36th home run of the year but the Angels were routed 12-3 on Tuesday night as the Rockies grabbed a rare road win.
The Rockies entered Sunday 4th in the NL West, 19 games behind the league best San Francisco Giants for the top spot in the division. In the NL wild card race, the team stands 13.5 games behind the Padres for the second wild card spot.
Despite hosting the All-Star weekend, the Rockies were not represented in the game by any players. The last time they sent any players were in 2018.
2B Ryan McMahon has been the big bat for Colorado this year, leading the team with 16 HR’s and 50 RBI’s.
Los Angeles Angels
Los Angeles enters this series with a 45-44 record, which is good for 4th in the AL West division.
The Angels are led by American League MVP favorite Shohei Ohtani. The All-Star became the first player in league history to bat leadoff and start the All-Star game pitching.
Ohtani sits atop the league in several offensive categories. He has 35 HR’s (1st), 75 RBI’s (3rd), and a 1.046 OPS (2nd). He will also be making his 15th start of the season on the mound. Shohei has a 4-1 record, and a 3.21 ERA on the mound.
As a team, Los Angeles ranked 8th in scoring, averaging 4.9 runs per game, and 4th with a .257 batting average and 123 home runs.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Rockies are 44-57 overall
- Rockies are 11-37 on the road
- Angels are 50-50 overall
- Angels are 28-23 at home
Free Los Angeles Angels vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Prediction:
It’s never easy to play under pressure, but the Angels just have to win games like this one. They are at home and against one of the weaker teams in the majors.
Sitting at .500 the Angels are in need of a win and facing one of the worst road teams is a perfect spot.
Take the Angels.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: Angels -1.5
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