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Astros vs Angels Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 21

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Astros vs Angels Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 21

Odds updated as of 7:14 PM

The Tuesday slate in MLB includes a matchup between the Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Angels.

Before checking out the MLB betting lines on FanDuel Sportsbook, we've got you covered, in terms of the vital information regarding this matchup.

Astros vs Angels Game Info

  • Houston Astros (21-27) vs. Los Angeles Angels (19-29)
  • Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2024
  • Time: 8:10 PM ET
  • Venue: Minute Maid Park -- Houston, Texas
  • Coverage: BSW

Astros vs Angels Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: HOU: (-196) | LAA: (+164)
  • Spread: HOU: -1.5 (-100) | LAA: +1.5 (-120)
  • Total: 9 -- Over: (-106) | Under: (-114)

Astros vs Angels Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Cristian Javier (Astros) - 3-1, 3.23 ERA vs Griffin Canning (Angels) - 2-4, 5.21 ERA

The Astros will give the ball to Cristian Javier (3-1, 3.23 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 4 on the season, and the Angels will counter with Griffin Canning (2-4, 5.21 ERA). Javier's team is 3-3-0 against the spread in his starts this season. Javier's team is 3-2 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline favorite. The Angels have a 5-4-0 record against the spread in Canning's starts. The Angels have been the underdog on the moneyline in eight of Canning's starts this season, and they went 3-5 in those matchups.

Astros vs Angels Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Astros win (60%)

Astros vs Angels Moneyline

  • Houston is the favorite, -196 on the moneyline, while Los Angeles is a +164 underdog on the road.

Astros vs Angels Spread

  • The Astros are hosting the Angels and are favored by 1.5 runs (-100 to cover) on the runline. Los Angeles is -120 to cover.

Astros vs Angels Over/Under

  • A combined run total of 9 has been set for Astros-Angels on May 21, with the over at -106 and the under at -114.

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Astros vs Angels Betting Trends

  • The Astros have been chosen as favorites in 36 games this year and have walked away with the win 16 times (44.4%) in those games.
  • This season Houston has come away with a win four times in five chances when named as a favorite of at least -196 on the moneyline.
  • The Astros and their opponents have hit the over in 19 of their 48 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season.
  • In 48 games with a line this season, the Astros have a mark of 21-27-0 against the spread.
  • The Angels have won 17 of the 40 games they were the underdog on the moneyline this season (42.5%).
  • Los Angeles is 2-1 (winning 66.7% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline underdog of +164 or longer.
  • The Angels have played in 48 games with a set over/under, and have combined with opponents to go over the total 25 times (25-20-3).
  • The Angels have covered 56.2% of their games this season, going 27-21-0 against the spread.

Astros Player Leaders

  • Kyle Tucker has 49 hits and an OBP of .421, both of which rank first among Houston hitters this season. He has a .288 batting average and a slugging percentage of .618.
  • Among qualifying hitters in MLB, he is 25th in batting average, fourth in on-base percentage, and third in slugging.
  • Tucker has recorded at least one hit in two straight games. During his last five outings he is hitting .375 with a double, two home runs, seven walks and five RBI.
  • Jose Altuve has 10 doubles, nine home runs and 16 walks. He's batting .304 and slugging .495 with an on-base percentage of .363.
  • Among qualifying batters, he is 14th in batting average, 25th in on-base percentage and 24th in slugging percentage.
  • Altuve takes an eight-game streak with at least one hit into this matchup. During his last 10 games he is batting .220 with a double, two home runs, two walks and five RBI.
  • Jeremy Pena has hit five homers with a team-high .457 SLG this season.
  • Pena has logged a hit or more in four straight games. During his last five outings he is hitting .263 with a double, a home run, a walk and four RBI.
  • Yordan Alvarez has been key for Houston with 47 hits, an OBP of .337 plus a slugging percentage of .436.
  • Alvarez has hit safely in three straight games. In his last five games he is batting .278 with two doubles and three walks.

Angels Player Leaders

  • Taylor Ward has put up a team-best OBP (.325) and slugging percentage (.492), while leading the Angels in hits (52, while batting .281).
  • Including all qualifying players in MLB, his batting average places him 30th, his on-base percentage ranks 74th, and he is 25th in slugging.
  • Ward hopes to build on a six-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last 10 outings he is hitting .342 with two doubles, three home runs, six walks and five RBI.
  • Jo Adell is hitting .252 with four doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 10 walks. He's slugging .539 with an on-base percentage of .323.
  • Luis Rengifo has seven doubles, a triple, two home runs and eight walks while hitting .312.
  • Zachary Neto is hitting .252 with 10 doubles, six home runs and 12 walks.

Astros vs Angels Head to Head

  • 5/20/2024: 9-7 LAA (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -220, Underdog Moneyline: +184)
  • 8/13/2023: 2-1 LAA (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -142, Underdog Moneyline: +120)
  • 8/12/2023: 11-3 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -174, Underdog Moneyline: +146)
  • 8/11/2023: 11-3 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -178, Underdog Moneyline: +150)
  • 7/16/2023: 9-8 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 10.5, Favorite Moneyline: -124, Underdog Moneyline: +106)
  • 7/15/2023: 13-12 LAA (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -154, Underdog Moneyline: +130)
  • 7/14/2023: 7-5 HOU (Favorite: Angels, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -156, Underdog Moneyline: +132)
  • 6/4/2023: 2-1 LAA (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -144, Underdog Moneyline: +122)
  • 6/3/2023: 9-6 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -174, Underdog Moneyline: +146)
  • 6/2/2023: 6-2 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -132, Underdog Moneyline: +112)

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