Angels open 4-game series at home against New York
Anaheim, California; Monday, 10 p.m. EDT
LINE: Yankees favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles hosts New York to begin a four game series.
The Angels are 7-4 on their home turf. Los Angeles’s lineup has 26 home runs this season, Tommy La Stella leads the club with six homers.
The Yankees are 3-3 on the road. New York has hit 37 home runs this season, fourth in the American League. Clint Frazier leads them with six, averaging one every 10.3 at-bats.
LAST 10 GAMES: Angels: 3-7, .263 batting average, 6.17 ERA, outscored by 14 runs
Yankees: 6-4, .258 batting average, 4.12 ERA, outscored opponents by 13 runs
Angels Injuries: Nick Tropeano: 10-day IL (shoulder), Tyler Skaggs: 10-day IL (ankle), JC Ramirez: 60-day IL (elbow), Keynan Middleton: 60-day IL (elbow), Andrew Heaney: 10-day IL (elbow), Justin Upton: 10-day IL (toe), Michael Hermosillo: 10-day IL (groin), Shohei Ohtani: 10-day IL (elbow).
Yankees Injuries: Luis Severino: 10-day IL (shoulder), Jordan Montgomery: 60-day IL (elbow), Ben Heller: 60-day IL (elbow), Dellin Betances: 10-day IL (shoulder), Aaron Judge: 10-day IL (oblique), Aaron Hicks: 10-day IL (back), Jacoby Ellsbury: 60-day IL (hip), Troy Tulowitzki: 10-day IL (calf), Didi Gregorius: 60-day IL (elbow), Greg Bird: 10-day IL (foot), Miguel Andujar: 10-day IL (shoulder), Giancarlo Stanton: 10-day IL (bicep), Gary Sanchez: 10-day IL (calf).