Account of new full-time managers for the Angels and Cardinals are changed outlooks. Los Angeles and St. Louis grew stale under their previous regimes and needed fresh voices. Brad Ausmus of LA and Mike Shildt of St. Louis have sparked modest MLB betting game lines improvement. However, the long-term viability of both clubs remains in doubt. Each team has struggled to stay above the .500 mark. Wild card game spots are probably the best each team can hope for. While the Halos and Cards are decent, they are not top tier. That can make for a tricky handicap.
Los Angeles Angels vs. St. Louis Cardinals
|Date and Time:||Sunday, June 23, 2019, 7 p.m. ET|
|Location:||Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri|
|Angels vs. Cardinals TV Coverage:||ESPN|
Angles vs. Cardinals Current Form and Overview
St. Louis has a record of 37-35 with the MLB game lines. Late on they have won six of their last nine games. Third place in the National League Central is where they currently reside. St. Louis ranks 19th for run production and 12th for earned run average. In the same way LA is 37-37. In their last eight games the Angels have covered six times. Fourth place in the American League West is their current standing. Overall LA ranks 11th for run production and 25th for earned run average.
Angels Probable Starter and Bullpen
Left hander Tyler Skaggs (6-6, 1.29 WHIP, 4.61 ERA) is the probable LA starter. Fashion the Angles have won his last two starts. MLB rankings have the Angels bullpen at 19th. Hansel Robles has 11 saves with a 3.15 ERA. Further he has 33 strikeouts in 34.1 innings.
Cardinals Probable Starter and Bullpen
Now right hander Miles Mikolas (5-7, 1.21 WHIP, 4.48 ERA) is the Cards probable starter. St. Louis boasts the eight ranked bullpen in MLB. Jordan Hicks has posted 14 saves with a 3.33 ERA. And he has 27 strikeouts in 24.1 innings of work.
LA Angels and Cardinals Betting Trends
Extending the Angels potential sports betting value is their strong road performance. LA has won nine of their last 13 away games. Just one of their last five road tilts have gone under the total. Along the same lines the Cardinals have been a good bet at Busch Stadium. St. Louis has won five of their last seven home matchups. Nine of their last 10 Busch Stadium contests stayed under the total.
Angels vs. Cardinals Head to Head with Spread
St. Louis has had the recent advantage against the Angels in this series. For example, the Cardinals have won seven of the last 10 between these teams. And 10 of the last 12 in this matchup have gone over the total. Specifically, St, Louis has won three of their last four at home vs. LA.
Matchup to Watch
As mentioned earlier St. Louis has the MLB game lines matchup edge at Busch Stadium. For that reason, they are the better of the two choices in this interleague showdown.
Angels vs. Cardinals MLB Game Lines Odds Picks
On this occasion the St. Louis Cardinals have a little bit more.
Angels vs. Cardinals MLB Game Lines Online Pick: St. Louis Cardinals
Angels vs. Cardinals MLB game Lines Online Score Prediction: Cardinals 4, Angels 2
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