Baseball odds still have the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim as a leading favorite to win the American League West Division and contend for the World Series with the MLB betting odds.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will host the Oakland Athletics on Monday night with a starting time of 10:05 PM ET. Sports Gambling will have side and total odds on this American League West Division rivalry grudge match so be sure to have your account open and ready for action today.
Oakland fell under the .500 mark over the weekend as they had a record of 22-24 and were 11-12 on the road. Oakland has gone under the MLB betting total in 15 out of 23 away games. The A’s have the best earned run average of any pitching staff in the big leagues but their offense has suffered and ranked 25th for runs scored and an even worse 29th for home runs.
Coco Crisp had the best batting average of every day starters, which was just .268, as that illustrates the weak Oakland attack.
The Angels had a betting MLB online record of 23-24 as they won just 2 out of 10 games from May 11-21. The Angels were 10-11 at home and went over the total in just 8 out of their 21 home games so far this year. The Angels were also struggling on offense as they ranked 21st for run production but a respectable 9th for staff earned run average.
Los Angeles was neck and neck with the defending American League Champion Texas Rangers for first place in the AL West as Oakland was close behind in third place.
This has been a series of streaks between Oakland and the Angels as the A’s have won the last 3 games between the teams but the Angels won 6 consecutive games over Oakland prior to that. This head to head series has gone over the total in 3 of the last 4 games.
Oakland has really struggled with the baseball odds at Anaheim with just 1 win in their last 9 games as 4 of the last 5 games between the teams at “The Big A” have gone under the total.