Arizona Diamondbacks vsLos Angeles Angels Prediction
The Los Angeles Angels are 11-14 at home this season and are solid favorites to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks who are 8-18 on the road this season. The Angels have a better than 55% chance of winning based on 10,000 game simulations generated one play at a time by the AccuScore Simulation Supercomputer. Angels' starter Griffin Canning is forecasted to have a better game than Diamondbacks' starter Alex Young. Griffin Canning has a 47% chance of having a Quality Start (QS) while Alex Young has a 34% chance of a QS. If Griffin Canning has a quality start the Angels has a 82% chance of winning. His simulated strikeout to walk ratio is 2.9 and he has a 22% chance of having a 5 to 1 K/BB ratio. When he has a 5/1 ratio the Angels win 64%. In Alex Young quality starts the Diamondbacks win 61%. He has a 32% chance of having a 5 to 1 K/BB ratio and if he does his team wins 61% of simulations. In simulations we tracked the batter for each team that was most productive based his average hits, walks and RBI per simulation. The most productive batter for the Los Angeles Angels is Anthony Rendon who averaged 2.92 hits+walks+RBI. He has a 52% chance of having a big game with 3+ Hits, Walks, RBI and if he has a big game the Angels have a 71% chance of winning. The most productive batter for the Arizona Diamondbacks is David Peralta who averaged 2.17 hits+walks+RBI. He has a 36% chance of having a big game with 3+ Hits, Walks, RBI and if he has a big game the Diamondbacks have a 50% chance of winning.