Predictions for Rangers vs. Angels: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – July 9

Tuesday’s game that pits the Texas Rangers (43-48) versus the Los Angeles Angels (37-53) at Angel Stadium of Anaheim is expected to be a competitive matchup based on our computer prediction, which projects a final score of 4-3 in favor of the Rangers. First pitch is at 9:38 PM ET on July 9.

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Rangers vs. Angels Matchup Info

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Rangers vs. Angels Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Rangers 4, Angels 3
  • Total Prediction: Under 8.5 runs

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Rangers vs. Angels Betting Lines

Rangers vs Angels Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Rangers -185 +154 8.5 -110 -110

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Rangers Betting Insights

  • Texas has won 26, or 52%, of the 50 contests it has been named as the odds-on favorite in this year.
  • This season, the Rangers have come away with a win three times in eight chances when named as a favorite of at least -185 or better on the moneyline.
  • Contests involving Texas have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 35 of 91 chances this season.
  • The Rangers were the moneyline favorite in eight of their past 15 games, and they went 4-4 in those matchups.
  • In its past 15 outings (all had set totals), Texas combined with its opponents to hit the over on the total eight times.

Angels Betting Insights

  • Los Angeles has a 32-45 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 41.6% of those games).
  • The Angels have a 4-8 record (winning just 33.3% of their games) when they have played as a moneyline underdog of +154 or longer.
  • Los Angeles has combined with opponents to go over the total 43 times this season for a 43-44-3 record against the over/under.
  • The Angels have played as underdogs in nine of their past 15 games and won four of those contests.
  • In its past 15 games with a total, Los Angeles and its opponents are 6-9-0 when it comes to hitting the over.

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Rangers vs. Angels Probable Pitchers

Rangers’ Starting Pitcher: Max Scherzer

  • The 39-year-old has an ERA of 2.70 and 5.9 strikeouts per nine innings, with a batting average against of .186 in three games this season.
  • Max Scherzer’s team is 1-1 this season when he starts and they’re favored on the moneyline.
  • In games Scherzer has started, his team is 1-2.
  • The teams have gone under the point total set by sportsbooks in each of the three games Scherzer has started this season.

Angels’ Starting Pitcher: Roansy Contreras

  • In 23 games this season, he has compiled a 4.04 ERA and averages 8.1 strikeouts per nine innings while opposing batters are hitting .254 against him.
  • The Angels were the underdog on the moneyline for one Roansy Contreras start this season — they lost.
  • His team split the two matchups he’s appeared in this season.
  • Contreras’ two starts with a total this season both went under.

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Rangers’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 43-48
Home 24-21
Road 19-27
One-Run Games 10-11
Scoring 5+ Runs 28-7

Angels’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 37-53
Home 18-27
Road 19-26
One-Run Games 11-14
Scoring 5+ Runs 26-13

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