Calhoun and the Angels host division rival Houston
Monterrey; Sunday, 4 p.m. EDT
LINE: Angels favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Division rivals Los Angeles and Houston will play on Sunday at Estadio de Beisbol Monterrey.
The Angels are 5-13 against AL West opponents. Los Angeles has slugged .407 this season. Mike Trout leads the club with a .577 slugging percentage, including 13 extra-base hits and seven home runs.
The Astros are 10-5 against teams from the AL West. Houston has slugged .478, the highest in the American League. George Springer leads the team with a .567 slugging percentage, including 17 extra-base hits and 10 home runs. The Astros won the last meeting 14-2. Wade Miley earned his second victory and Alex Bregman went 3-for-5 with two home runs and four RBIs for Houston. Trevor Cahill registered his third loss for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Angels: 6-4, .257 batting average, 5.26 ERA, outscored opponents by two runs
Astros: 5-5, .251 batting average, 3.07 ERA, outscored opponents by 18 runs
Angels Injuries: JC Ramirez: 60-day IL (elbow), Keynan Middleton: 60-day IL (elbow), Andrew Heaney: 10-day IL (elbow), Cody Allen: 10-day IL (spine), Justin Upton: 60-day IL (toe), Michael Hermosillo: 10-day IL (groin), Zack Cozart: 10-day IL (head/neck), Shohei Ohtani: 10-day IL (elbow).