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HOUSTON ASTROSLOS ANGELES ANGELS
59-79August 18, 3:35 PM | Grass of Angel Stadium83-53
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMRECORDMONEYvsLHPvsRHP
HOU59-79-$9617-2242-57
LAA83-53$195924-1759-36
TEAMFAVEDOGOURUN DIFF
HOU11-948-7064-69-5-0.68
LAA60-3523-1863-67-60.87

SMART CHART
HOU TEAM LAA
3.96 RUNS4.69
4.64 RUNS AGNST3.82
-0.68 DIFF0.87
-$96 MONEY$1,959
4.34 TEAM ERA3.49
8.08 OFF HITS9.08
3.07 OFF WALKS3.08
8.72OFF Ks 7.79
9.12 DEF HITS7.94
3.08 DEF WALKS3.07
7.01DEF Ks 8.43
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
08/18/2013Houston8½u-1259u-1158½u-1258½o-1258½o-1258½o-130
3:35 PMLA Angels-178-184-178-181-181-185
PITCHER LAST 3 STARTS
BRETT OBERHOLTZER (L) ERA: 4.75 W/L: 3-10
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
08/29/2014TEXL6-13O4⅓-124
08/24/2014CLEL1-3U6⅔-100
08/19/2014NYYW7-4O5⅓155
JASON VARGAS (L) ERA: 3.44 W/L: 10-7
DATEOPPW/LSCOREOUIP$
08/29/2014CLEL1-6U6-143
08/24/2014TEXL1-3U6-151
08/18/2014MINW6-4O7100
BULLPENS
Houston Astros's relievers have pitched 11⅓ innings in the last 3 games.Los Angeles Angels's relievers have pitched 11 innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
HOUSTON ASTROS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Matt AlbersP60-Day Disabled List
Jose CisneroP60-Day Disabled List
Jesse CrainP60-Day Disabled List
Darin DownsP15-Day Disabled List
Marwin GonzalezSSDay-to-Day (hamstring)
Alex PresleyOF15-Day Disabled List
George SpringerOF15-Day Disabled List
Josh ZeidP60-Day Disabled List
LOS ANGELES ANGELS
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Ryan BrasierP60-Day Disabled List
Sean BurnettP60-Day Disabled List
Brian MoranP60-Day Disabled List
Garrett RichardsP60-Day Disabled List
Tyler SkaggsP60-Day Disabled List
Joe ThatcherP15-Day Disabled List

BETTING TRENDS
HOUSTON ASTROS
No trends to report
LOS ANGELES ANGELS
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYRUNSHOMERUNSWINHOME
LINE
TOTALOUAWAY
STARTER
HOME
STARTER
08/17/2013SatHOU5LAA6LAA-190OD KeuchelG Richards
08/16/2013FriHOU8LAA2HOU-1779OB PeacockJ Williams
06/30/2013SunLAA3HOU1LAA1439UC.J. WilsonL Harrell
06/29/2013SatLAA7HOU2LAA1399PJ BlantonJ Lyles
06/28/2013FriLAA4HOU2LAA1239UJ WilliamsB Norris
06/03/2013MonHOU2LAA1HOU-185UE BedardJ Blanton
06/02/2013SunHOU5LAA4HOU-240OJ LylesC.J. Wilson
06/01/2013SatHOU2LAA0HOU-235UB NorrisJ Williams
05/31/2013FriHOU6LAA3HOU-230OD KeuchelT Hanson
05/09/2013ThuLAA6HOU5LAA1409OJ VargasL Harrell

PITCHER RECENT STARTS VS OPPONENT
BRETT OBERHOLTZER VS. LOS ANGELES ANGELS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
07/03/20145-2LAA6⅓95534L
09/14/20136-2LAA664424L
08/18/20137-5HOU673314W
JASON VARGAS VS. HOUSTON ASTROS
DATERUNSWINNERINNINGS PITCHEDHITSRUNSEARNED RUNSWALKSKSDECISION
09/13/20139-7HOU4⅓98804L
08/18/20137-5HOU5⅓73333ND
05/09/20136-5LAA5⅔105527ND
09/15/20054-1HOU543324L
TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
HOUSTON ASTROS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
08/17/2013Sat5at LAA6L-190D Keuchel4G Richards
08/16/2013Fri8at LAA2W-1779B Peacock6⅓J Williams
08/15/2013Thu0at OAK5L-245E Bedard4⅔S Gray
08/14/2013Wed2at OAK1W-255J Cosart6J Parker
08/13/2013Tue5at OAK4W-2608J Lyles7B Colon
LOS ANGELES ANGELS
DATEDAYRUNSOPPRUNSRESULTMONEY
LINE
TOTALSTARTERIPOPP
STARTER
08/17/2013Sat6HOU5W-190G Richards6D Keuchel
08/16/2013Fri2HOU8L-1779J Williams4⅓B Peacock
08/15/2013Thu8at NYY4W-111C.J. Wilson6⅔P Hughes
08/14/2013Wed3at NYY11L-133Jered Weaver5I Nova
08/13/2013Tue7at NYY14L-149J Vargas4⅓C Sabathia
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Houston's Overall Scoring vs LA Angels's Overall Defense4.0123.85
Houston's Away Scoring vs LA Angels's Home Defense4.1133.73
Houston's Road ERA vs LA Angels's Home ERA Allowed4.4124.07
LA Angels's Overall Scoring vs Houston's Overall Defense4.734.612
LA Angels's Home Scoring vs Houston's Road Defense4.554.615
LA Angels's Home ERA vs Houston's Road ERA Allowed3.233.713
TEAM WEATHER AND NEWS
HOUSTON
Houston Chronicle
LOS ANGELES
L.A. Times
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
ASTROS
Astros are second lowest scoring team in the league at 3.8 runs per game.
Astros trail the league in hits with 8.1 per game.
Astros strike out more than any team in the league with 9.5 per game.
Astros are the easiest team to score on in the league, giving up 5.2 runs per game.
Astros are second worst in the league in giving up hits, allowing 9.4 per game.
Astros give up the most free passes in the league allowing 3.8 per game.
Astros strike out the second least opponents in the league with 6.7 per game.
ANGELS
Angels are third in the league in hits at 9.1 per game.
Angels allow the third most hits in the league at 9.1 per game.
Angels are the third worst in base on balls allowed, allowing 3.3 per game.

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
HOUSTON ASTROSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall59-7933-3926-4011-948-7064-69-517-2242-57
vs Div26-3316-1710-164-322-3032-23-46-1020-23
Last 105-54-31-23-12-42-7-11-14-4
vs AL55-6630-3225-349-646-6058-58-515-1840-48
vs NL4-133-71-62-32-106-112-42-9
LOS ANGELES ANGELSSUHOMEAWAYFAVEDOGOUvsLHPvsRHP
Overall83-5347-2436-2960-3523-1863-67-624-1759-36
vs Div33-2219-1014-1227-146-827-25-312-721-15
Last 107-36-11-24-13-24-63-14-2
vs AL71-4541-2030-2553-3018-1553-57-623-1248-33
vs NL12-86-46-47-55-310-101-511-3

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