Los Angeles Angels vs Houston Astros MLB Baseball Preview, Betting Tips, Predictions 9/11/21
|Los Angeles Angels
Los Angeles is 69-71 after an 8-5 loss to the San Diego Padres on Wednesday. The Angels have lost three of the last four games and are fourth in the American Western League, 12 1/2 behind the Astros in first place.
David Fletcher is hitting .282 to lead Los Angeles and has a maximum of 154 hits. Designated hitter Shohei Ohtani has 43 home runs, 93 RBIs and a 0.356-based percentage to lead Los Angeles in each category. On Saturday, the Los Angeles Angels will send José Suárez to Mt. The southpaw is 6-7 with a 3.74 ERA, 69 Ks and 28 BBs.
Houston is 81-58 after an 8-5 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday. However, Houston won two of the three games against the Mariners and extended its lead at the top of the American Western League to 5.5 games against the Oakland Athletics and Mariners. Houston continues to perform well at home, as the Astros lead the team in batting average, second in runs scored and third in hitting percentage.
Left fielder Michael Brantley hit .315 to lead Houston, while designated hitter Yordan Alvarez has 28 homers and 90 RBIs to lead Houston in both and first baseman Yuri Gurriel is the leading hitter with 142 and 1. base percentage. at 0.383. Houston will send Luis Garcia to the mound on Saturday. The right-hander is 10-6 with a 3.29 ERA, 155 Ks and 40 BB.
|WINNER: Los Angeles Angels @ +151|