Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics Betting Analysis
Los Angeles and Oakland meet up for the third of a three-game series on Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at Oakland Coliseum.
The Angels are placed fourth in the American League West with a record of 47-63 overall and 23-31 on the road, which trails the division leading Houston Astros by 23 games. The Athletics are in fifth place in the American League West with a record of 41-69 overall and 17-37 at home, which positions Oakland 29 games back for the division lead.
Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics Betting Resources
- Date: Wednesday, August 10, 2022
- Matchup: AL West vs. AL West
- Venue: Oakland Coliseum
- Location: Oakland, California, USA
- Time-TV: 3:37 PM p.m. ET – MLB.tv
Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics – Current Form
The Angels lost 3-1 against the Rangers last Sunday, but then went 1-3 to the Mariners in their next game on Sunday. Their worst game was on Thursday, when the Los Angeles Angels failed to score a single run against the Texas Rangers in the first contest of a four-game series. Los Angeles cruised past the Texas Rangers on Saturday by plating nine runs in the third of a game of the series. The Athletics have dropped consecutive series to the White Sox and the Giants. Their worst game was on Sunday, when the Oakland Athletics only scored one runs against the Chicago White Sox in the third contest of a three-game series.
Their worst performance in last 5 games was allowing seven runs on Saturday, in the first match of the series played against the San Francisco Giants.
Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics – Pitching Matchup
Los Angeles: Unannounced
The Angels’s starting pitcher is still unknown, let’s see what happens last minute . This season, the defense has put together a 1.26 WHIP and are currently has the 17th
ERA in the majors of 3.95. The offense had 2.61 K/BB and 3.9 runs per game this season, and is currently ranked 26th overall with an OPS of 0.681
Oakland: Paul Blackburn (7-6, 4.28 ERA)
The Athletics’ right-hander Paul Blackburn owns a 7-6 record and 4.28 ERA in his 21th start of the season. Blackburn also posted a 1.26 WHIP, while striking out 89 and walking 30 batters in 111.1 innings this season. The 28-year-old right-hander lifted the Athletics to win on the road over the Los Angeles Angels on August 4, 2022. Blackburn tossed five innings in the 7-8 win by Los Angeles Angels, while giving up four runs on six hits with three strikeouts and one walks. In his eight home starts this season, Blackburn is 1-5 with a 8.31 ERA, a 1.61 WHIP, 10 walks and 35 strikeouts over 39.0 innings of work.
Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics – Series History
Oakland had a very solid 2021 season in its head-to-head encounters, going 15-4 overall. The Angels continued their dominance of the Athletics this season by claiming a seventh win in 11 matchups.