LOS ANGELES, CA (The Spread) - American League West rivals clash tonight in L.A. when the Angels host the Rangers at 9:05PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Angels are -219 money line favorites over the Rangers, who are +200 money line road dogs. The total for tonight's game is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
Although it would be a steep price for bettors, the Angels are a rock solid bet tonight with Jered Weaver on the mound. That's because the Halos are a perfect 12-0 in Weaver's last 12 home starts versus the Rangers, who are 1-4 in Colby Lewis' last five starts versus the Angels and 3-13 in their last 16 games overall versus L.A. The Angels are also 6-2 in Weaver's last eight starts overall versus the Rangers.
The Angels are 8-1 in Weaver's last nine starts as a home favorite of -201 or greater, 8-1 in his last nine starts overall as a favorite of -201 or greater, and 41-12 in his last 52 home starts. They're also 40-16 in their last 56 home games, 46-19 in their last 65 games versus a right-handed starter and 36-15 in their last 51 games as a home favorite.
On the other side, the Rangers are 1-9 in their last 10 Saturday games, 7-21 in their last 28 road games versus a right-handed starter and 14-40 in their last 54 games versus a right-handed starter. They're also 2-5 in Lewis' last seven starts, 3-8 in his last 11 starts versus a team with a winning record and 2-5 in his last seven starts after scoring five runs or more in their previous game.