Texas Rangers vs. Los Angeles Angels - 9/19/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Angels (65-84) at Texas Rangers (88-62)
MLB Baseball: Monday, September 19, 2016 at 8:05 pm (Globe Life Park)
J Chacin (5-8) (5.36) vs. M Perez (10-10) (4.20)
The Line: Texas Rangers -170 / Los Angeles Angels +150 --- Over/Under: 10 See the Latest Odds
The Los Angeles Angels go on the road to take the field with the rival Texas Rangers.
The Los Angeles Angels are finishing out the remainder of what has been a very difficult year. The Angels had lost eight of ten before their pitching dominated the Blue Jays 4-0 Sunday. LAA starter Alex Meyer tossed five scoreless frames with four relievers put up zeros. Los Angeles banged out ten hits and walked four times with Alber Pujols driving in a run and scoring twice while Mike Trout scored two times.The Angels have scheduled Jhoulys Chacin to be on the hill for his second straight start coming out of the pen. Chacin comes off a 2-1 win (ND) versus Seattle with a run allowed in six innings.
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The Texas Rangers to stay healthy’ and set up their rotation for the postseason which Is just weeks away. Nothing went right for the Rangers in a 5-2 loss to the visiting Athletics on Sunday. Texas starter Colby Lewis gave up three runs on three hits and five BB through 5.1 innings to fall to 6-3. The Rangers produced eight hits and walked five times with Delino DeShields Jr. driving in a run and scoring with Ian Desmond recording an RBI. Martin Perez looks to continue his hot pitching when he faces the visiting Angels on Monday. In his last three outing, Perez has gone 2-0 with a 1.36 WHIP and 1.96 ERA in 18.1 frames.
The under is 21-8-1 in the Angels last 30 on grass and is 18-7-2 in their last 27 overall while going 7-3 in their last 10 road games. The over is 8-0 in Texas last 8 home games and is 14-4 in their last 18 on grass while the over is 19-7-1 in their last 27 overall. Perez has had success against the Angels and hopefully that continues…