The Los Angeles Angels Were Major Disappointments in 2019

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):

SituationRunsBatting AvgOPS
All 162 Games4.7 (#7)0.247 (#10)0.595 (#12)
Road4.7 (#9)0.248 (#9)0.575 (#14)
Home4.8 (#7)0.247 (#10)0.616 (#8)

ALLOWED TO OPPOSING TEAMS (Lower # is Better):

SituationRunsBatting AvgOPS
All5.4 (#10)0.254 (#7)0.632 (#9)
Road5.3 (#13)0.258 (#70.629 (#8)
Home5.4 (#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.

PLAYEROWN%RANKBETTER OPTIONBETTER THAN
Mike Trout861--Mookie Betts
Kole Calhoun7222Adam EatonKevin Pillar
David Fletcher5613Cesar HernandezAdam Frazier
Albert Pujols2919Eric HosmerDaniel Vogelbach
Brian Goodwin1560Shohei OhtaniEnrique Hernandez
Tommy La Stella3425Yandy DiazMichael Chavis
Andrelton Simmons3434Didi GregoriusJ.P. Crawford
Hansel Robles7114Brandon WorkmanSean Doolittle