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Astros-Angels Series Snapshot: September 22-24, 2017

Can the Astros dash the Angels’ playoff hopes?

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Houston Astros (93-59) vs. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (76-76), September 22-24, 2017

Friday

RHP Justin Verlander (13-8, 3.50 ERA, 1.21 WHIP, .275 BABIP, 4.24 xFIP) vs. RHP Garrett Richards (0-2, 2.00 ERA, 0.89 WHIP, .250 BABIP, 2.75 xFIP)

Time: 7:10 p.m. CT
TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Saturday

RHP Charlie Morton (12-7, 3.75 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, .302 BABIP, 3.57 xFIP) vs. RHP Bud Norris (2-5, 4.53 ERA, 1.35 WHIP, .312 BABIP, 3.55 xFIP)

Time: 12:05 p.m. CT
TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW, Fox Sports Go
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Sunday

RHP Lance McCullers Jr. (7-3, 3.97 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, .324 BABIP, 3.15 xFIP) vs. RHP Tyler Skaggs (2-6, 4.30 ERA, 1.37 WHIP, .316 BABIP, 4.48 xFIP)

Time: 7:05 p.m. CT
TV: ESPN
Online: MLB.TV, Watch ESPN
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)


Series Snapshot

Split records: Astros — 46-32 at home; Angels — 35-39 on the road

Run differential: Astros — +152.0 (4th best in MLB); Angels — +2.0(14th)

Runs scored per game: Astros — 5.41 (1st); Angels — 4.38 (23rd)

OPS+: Astros — 126 (1st); Angels — 93 (22nd)

wRC+: Astros — 120 (1st); Angels — 93 (21st)

Earned Runs allowed per game: Astros — 4.18 (12th); Angels — 4.15 (11th)

ERA+: Astros — 94 (18th); Angels — 101 (14th)

xFIP: Astros — 3.79 (6th); Angels — 4.37 (15th)

Last 10 games: Astros — 7-3; Angels — 4-6

2016 head-to-head record: Astros, 13-6

2017 head-to-head: Astros, 10-6