|MLB Marlins vs. Angels Picks & Predictions for August 27, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Wednesday, 27 August 2014 14:17|
Marlins vs. Angels Free Pick
LOS ANGELES, CA (ATS Consultants) – The one interleague game on tonight’s MLB schedule is in L.A. when the Angels host the Marlins at 10:05PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Angels are -148 money line favorites over the Marlins, who are +136 money line road underdogs for tonight’s game. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 8 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Angels opened as -145 money line favorites but their odds have jumped to -148, while the Marlins’ odds have gone from +134 to +136. As for the total, it opened at 8 and that’s where it currently sits.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Marlins will send Henderson Alvarez to the hill, who is 10-5 with a 2.57 ERA, versus the Angels’ Hector Santiago, who is 3-7 on the year with a 3.38 ERA. Miami is 65-66 on the year and 28-35 on the road, while Los Angeles is 78-53 on the road and 42-24 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Miami. According to latest MLB trends, the Marlins are 7-1 in Alvarez’s last eight road starts, 17-4 in their last 21 starts and 7-1 in the last eight starts with four days of rest. The Marlins are also 9-2 in the last 11 interleague road games, 5-1 in their last six games versus a left-handed starter and 12-2 in their last 14 when their opponent allows two runs or less in their previous contest. The Angels, meanwhile, are 0-4 in Santiago’s last four starts, 1-4 in his last five starts following a team loss in their previous game and 1-6 in his last seven starts during Game 3 of a series.
MLB FREE PICK: MIAMI MARLINS +136