Los Angeles Angels take on Athletics in baseball test
Los Angeles Angels vs Oakland Athletics Odds
MLB wagering interest swings to the Oakland vs Los Angeles battle on Wednesday at O.co Coliseum as the Athletics try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
Oakland sends Tom Milone out against C.J. Wilson for the Angels in this game. Milone is 3-2 with a 3.37 ERA on the season, while Wilson is 2-0 on the year and has a 4.30 ERA.
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Angels listed as favorites of 114 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8, check for updates at 5Dimes.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 12-rated Angels taking on the American League's No. 7-rated Athletics in this contest.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Oakland owns the No. 7 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.9 per game. By contrast, the Angels are rated No. 2 in the same category at 9.5 per game.
Oakland owns the American League's No. 12 defense, allowing 4.9 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Los Angeles' American League No. 14-rated defense.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 10-6 result against the Athletics on April 30. Bettors who backed the Athletics at -107 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (16) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Los Angeles didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 10-6 to Oakland on Tuesday at O.co Coliseum.
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Oakland Athletics Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
A few Angels at Athletics trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels' last 5 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 16 of LA Angels' last 22 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels' last 7 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Angels' last 10 games on the road
Oakland is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Oakland's last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games at home
LA Angels home to Baltimore, Thursday, May 2
Oakland at NY Yankees, Friday, May 3