MLB Odds with Pick - Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics

Houston Astros

vs

Oakland Athletics
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 10:05 PM ET
O.co Coliseum

The MLB baseball betting odds board sees a clash between Oakland and the Houston on Tuesday, with the host Athletics trying to win for themselves and reward betting fans who pick them on the moneyline.

The Oakland Athletics will rely on Scott Kazmir to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Brett Oberholtzer will be his counterpart for the Houston Astros. Scott Kazmir is 11-3 this season, and Brett Oberholtzer is 2-7.

Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics Opening Odds and Betting Line

The moneyline was hovering in the range of -210 for the Oakland Athletics in this one over at TopBet. The over under number was sitting near 7.5 at 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics Pick

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 5.8-3.4 result in favor of the Athletics. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Oakland (61-37) will face the 41-58 Astros in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Oakland vs Houston injuries news.

The Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros odds would favor the Athletics if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Oakland is rated No. 6 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Houston is at No. 26.

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How Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics Stats Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Oakland has baseball's No. 2-rated offensive output, at 8.78 hits per game. The Houston Astros average 8.01 hits per game, good for No. 29 on the list.

Comparing defensive stats, Houston owns the No. 25-rated road mark, allowing 4.48 runs per game on the highway. Oakland, on the other hand, rates No. 2 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Houston was a 11-7 winner in its last match on the road against the White Sox. They won as +115 underdogs, while the total score of 18 made winners of OVER bettors. The Astros enjoyed a 11-7 victory at the expense of the White Sox on Sunday, with Jarred Cosart throwing 1 1/3 innings of 0-hit ball at U.S. Cellular Field.

Last time out for Oakland, they were a 10-2 winner as they battled the Orioles at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Athletics at -156 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Athletics enjoyed a 10-2 victory at the expense of the Orioles on Sunday, with Sonny Gray throwing 6 2/3 innings of 2-hit ball at O.co Coliseum.

Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics Betting Odds Trends

Houston is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 9 games
Houston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Houston is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games on the road
Oakland is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games
Oakland is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games at home

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