Rangers vs. Angels Free Pick
Will the Angels win their fourth consecutive game tonight when they host the Rangers at 10:05PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Angels are -128 money line favorites tonight versus the Rangers, who have odds of +118 to pull off the upset in Anaheim. As for the total, the number sits at 8.5 runs as A.J. Griffin is set to face off against Nick Tropeano.
TEXAS: The Rangers are 0-4 in their last four games coming off a win and are 1-6 in their last seven road games versus a right-handed starter. But they're 6-2 in Griffin's last eight starts, are 21-8 in their last 29 games versus American League West opponents, and are 18-6 in their last 24 games after allowing two runs or less in their previous contest.
LOS ANGELES: The Angels are 6-1 in Tropeano's last seven starts versus a team with a winning record and 6-2 in his last eight starts versus American League West rivals, but they're just 1-4 in his last five starts coming off eight or more days of rest. The Angels are also 7-2 in their last nine games and have won three straight.
OUR PICK: Take the team that's hot. The Angels are 5-1 in their last six games coming off a win and are 4-0 in their last four games after allowing two runs or less in their previous game. The Rangers, meanwhile, are just 2-6 in their last eight road games and 1-4 in their last five games overall. They've also dropped eight of 10 versus a right-handed starter and six of seven on the road when facing a right-handed starter.
MONDAY MLB FREE PICK: LOS ANGELES ANGELS -128