Angels Game Today: Angels vs Rangers Odds, Starting Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Predictions, Live Stream and TV Channel 8/2

Shohei Ohtani, LA Angels. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
Shohei Ohtani, LA Angels. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports /

The LA Angels are going on the road after they just played a tough series vs. the Oakland Athletics.

They ended up dropping three of four to the A’s, as Oakland continues to give Anaheim fits this season.

It’s a different story when it comes to our new opponent; the Texas Rangers. We’re 5-3 vs. Texas this year. Despite this last series having us dip under .500, we’re still 14 games above the Rangers right now for fourth place in the AL West standings.

The Rangers are, however, coming off of a series win against a good Mariners team, and have won back-to-back ballgames.

What Time is the Angels Game Today?

The Angels are on at 5:05 PM PT today.

What Channel is the Angels Game on Today?

The Angels game is on Bally Sports West today for our broadcast, and Bally Sports Southwest for the Texas broadcast.

Angels vs Rangers Odds Today

The money line for the contest sits at +115 for the Rangers, and -140 for the Halos. The run line is -1.5 for the Angels, and +1.5 for the Rangers.

Angels vs Rangers Pitching Matchup

It’s not known who’s pitching for the Angels just yet, but Dane Dunning will be on the mound for the Rangers. He’s 4-7 this year with a 4.20 ERA.

Angels Starting Lineup

The starting lineup hasn’t been released yet. Stay tuned!

Mike Trout Injury

I would not count on Mike Trout playing today. He’s healing a bit slowly, and it looks like the calf strain was likely a little bit more than just that. It was likely a bit of a tear if it’s taking this long to heal.

Angels vs Rangers Prediction Today

The Angels will come out on top today. They’re simply a much better team than the Rangers this season, and need a big series win here if they want to be competitive when Trout gets back.

Dunning has by no means been bad this year, but he’s still pretty beatable. The challenge for the Angels will be about overcoming their struggles at the plate recently, but they’ll get back on track. They’ve been here before.

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Angels vs Rangers Live Stream

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