LA Angels versus New York Yankees Major League Baseball Betting Preview

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Major League Baseball returns following the All Star break and on tap over national television will be a good one from the American League as the LA Angels will do battle with the New York Yankees. The Angels and Yankees will begin from Yankees Stadium in New York at 7PM Eastern Time and the MLB Network provides the live TV broadcast.

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The current odds at Oddsmaker reveal the home standing New York Yankees favored by -130 odds with the return on the LA Angels at +120 odds. The over under is hung at 9 runs. Bettors playing on the New York Yankees on the run line and laying the -1 ½ runs will get back +150 odds for their wager. Those taking the +1 ½ runs with the side of the LA Angels will lay -170 odds for their bet on the run line. First five inning lines reveal the Yankees as -120 betting favorites with the return on the Angels at +100 odds. The total is set for 5 runs after a full five innings of play.

The pitching matchups for game one of this weekend series will pit C.J. Wilson of the Angels squaring off with Hiroki Kuroda of the LA Angels. Wilson sports a record of 9-5 on the year and enters play with a respectable ERA of just 2.43. C.J. Wilson has had one start against the Yankees and earned the win on April 14th by allowing just one earned run and six hits over six innings pitched. Kuroda after a rough start to the year has worked hit ERA down to 3.50 and owns a won loss record in 2012 of 8-7 in his 17 starts. Kuroda the former LA Dodger is familiar with the LA Angels having played them in their annual two Freeway series meetings. Kuroda in four lifetime starts against the LA Angels carries and ERA of just 1.71 with a WHIP of 0.91. The Angels currently sit in second place in the AL west 48-38 while the Yankees sit atop the American League east division at 52-33 a full seven games ahead of second place Baltimore Orioles.

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