REGULAR SEASON RECAP
After 162 games, their expected win percentage is 48% based on the money line odds. They are coming up short of expectations at 72-90. If you bet on them to win every game you would be down quite a bit (-1625 units). They are not good against the spread (79-83) for a -397 loss. Their over-under record is 78-75 with 9 pushes. Their 72-90 record this season was very disappointing. Their game-by-game odds projected record was 77.6-84.4. Anyone betting on them to win every game would have lost a lot (-1625) based on a 100 unit risk per game. They were not good against the spread going 79-83 (-397 loss). They went over 78 times and came in under 75 times.
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TEAM STATISTICAL STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES
Their record should be slightly better. Their average run differential is -0.61 which ranks #9 in the AL, but their rank based on win percentage is #10. They are the #11 ranked team in run differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #9 ranked team among home teams.
TEAM STATS PER GAME (League Rank):
|All 162 Games||4.7 (#7)||0.247 (#10)||0.595 (#12)|
|Road||4.7 (#9)||0.248 (#9)||0.575 (#14)|
|Home||4.8 (#7)||0.247 (#10)||0.616 (#8)|
ALLOWED TO OPPOSING TEAMS (Lower # is Better):
|All||5.4 (#10)||0.254 (#7)||0.632 (#9)|
|Road||5.3 (#13)||0.258 (#7||0.629 (#8)|
|Home||5.4 (#9)||0.251 (#7)||0.637 (#11)|
TEAM FANTASY LEADERS
The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team this season led by Mike Trout who was the #1 outfielder. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the position rankings.
|PLAYER||OWN%||RANK||BETTER OPTION||BETTER THAN|
|Mike Trout||86||1||--||Mookie Betts|
|Kole Calhoun||72||22||Adam Eaton||Kevin Pillar|
|David Fletcher||56||13||Cesar Hernandez||Adam Frazier|
|Albert Pujols||29||19||Eric Hosmer||Daniel Vogelbach|
|Brian Goodwin||15||60||Shohei Ohtani||Enrique Hernandez|
|Tommy La Stella||34||25||Yandy Diaz||Michael Chavis|
|Andrelton Simmons||34||34||Didi Gregorius||J.P. Crawford|
|Hansel Robles||71||14||Brandon Workman||Sean Doolittle|