Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels: Predictions, Odds, and Analysis Apr 30 2024 9:38 PM

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Apr 30, 2024 6:24 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies, boasting a strong 19-11 record, travel to Angel Stadium to take on the Los Angeles Angels, who are struggling with an 11-18 record. The Phillies look to bounce back after losing the series opener, with a 9-5 road record that suggests they can still comeback and take the series. A chilly 61-degree evening awaits the teams, with a slight chance of precipitation, on April 30, 2024, at 9:38 PM.
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Probable Pitchers

The probable starting pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies against the Los Angeles Angels is Spencer Turnbull, who boasts an impressive 1.33 ERA and 0.85 WHIP across 27 full innings pitched this season. With 30 strikeouts and only 13 hits allowed, Turnbull is looking dominant on the mound, making him a formidable opponent for the Angels' lineup.

Tyler Anderson, the probable starting pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels, will look to build on his impressive 1.78 ERA and 1.05 WHIP as he takes the mound against the Philadelphia Phillies. With 21 strikeouts and only 13 walks in 30.1 innings pitched, Anderson's control and ability to limit base runners will be crucial in containing the Phillies' potent offense.

Philadelphia Phillies Analysis

As the Philadelphia Phillies gear up to face the Los Angeles Angels, they'll be looking to capitalize on their strengths at the plate. With a top-5 ranking in hits, runs scored, and bases on balls, the Phillies' offense has been firing on all cylinders. Alec Bohm's impressive .364 batting average and Kyle Schwarber's 7 home runs will be key factors in generating runs against the Angels. However, the Phillies will need to be mindful of their tendency to strike out, ranking 15th in the league in that category. If they can stay disciplined and work counts effectively, Spencer Turnbull on the mound should give them a strong chance to come out on top in this matchup.

Los Angeles Angels Analysis

As the Los Angeles Angels prepare to face the Philadelphia Phillies, they'll likely rely on probable starter Tyler Anderson to set the tone on the mound. Offensively, the Angels' bats have been middling, ranking 15th in hits and 16th in runs scored, but they do boast some bright spots, such as Logan O'Hoppe's .282 batting average and Mike Trout's 10 home runs. Meanwhile, Taylor Ward has been a key contributor with 23 RBIs. However, the team's 265 strikeouts, good for 8th-most in the league, could be a cause for concern, especially if they're not able to capitalize on scoring opportunities. If the Angels can limit their strikeouts and get timely hits, they may be able to exploit the Phillies' pitching staff and come out on top.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Injuries

Los Angeles Angels

  • Miguel Sano (DH): Day-To-Day
  • Chase Silseth (SP): 15-Day-IL
  • Michael Stefanic (2B): 10-Day-IL
  • Ryan Costeiu (SP): Day-To-Day
  • Evan White (1B): Day-To-Day

Philadelphia Phillies

  • Ethan Wilson (LF): Day-To-Day
  • Luis Ortiz (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Rafael Marchan (C): 10-Day-IL
  • Michael Rucker (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Dylan Covey (RP): 15-Day-IL

Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Betting Odds

The Philadelphia Phillies are currently favored to win against the Los Angeles Angels, with odds of -135, while the Angels are the underdogs, having shifted from their opening odds of +120. The Over/Under for the game is set at 8.5.

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Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Angels Prediction

"Get ready for a potential slugfest as the Phillies are favored to take down the Halos, with a final score that might just mirror the number of times Mike Trout gets intentionally walked."

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PHI -2.5 +196 | PHI @ LAA

  • Grade: B
  • Expected Value: +1.0%
  • Odds to Hit: 34.1%
  • Bet Units: 0.1
  • Fair Odds: +193
  • Market Width: 58

PHI @ LAA Over 12.5 +330

  • Grade: B
  • Expected Value: +1.0%
  • Odds to Hit: 23.5%
  • Bet Units: 0.1
  • Fair Odds: +326
  • Market Width: 126

Spencer Turnbull (PHI) Under 5.5 Strikeouts Thrown +110

  • Grade: B
  • Expected Value: +1.0%
  • Odds to Hit: 48.0%
  • Bet Units: 0.2
  • Fair Odds: +108
  • Market Width: 36

Nolan Schanuel (LAA) (LAA) Over 0.5 RBI +300

  • Grade: B
  • Expected Value: +1.0%
  • Odds to Hit: 25.4%
  • Bet Units: 0.1
  • Fair Odds: +293
  • Market Width: 233

Trea Turner (SS) - PHI Over 0.5 Singles -103

  • They're projected for 1.0 1B.
  • In games they had at least 2 at bats:
  • • Season 73.3% (22-8) (impl -275)
  • • Last 25 72.0% (18-7) (impl -257)
  • • Last 20 80.0% (16-4) (impl -400)
  • • Last 15 86.7% (13-2) (impl -650)
  • • Last 10 90.0% (9-1) (impl -900)
  • • Last 5 100.0% (5-0)
  • • Last 3 100.0% (3-0)

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