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New York Yankees vs. Oakland Athletics

A winning streak will be on the line for the Oakland Athletics on Thursday when they battle the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum.

The Yankees will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Hiroki Kuroda in this game. Kuroda has a 6-5 record and a 2.84 ERA this season.

It'll be Jarrod Parker toeing the rubber for the Athletics in this contest. Righthander Parker is 5-6 with a 4.68 ERA so far this season.

New York lost its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Athletics on June 12. Bettors who backed the Athletics at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Current streak:
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Oakland has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
New York: 37-28 SU
Oakland: 40-27 SU

New York most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Oakland most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games when playing on the road against Oakland
NY Yankees are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oakland is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Oakland is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Oakland's last 11 games at home

Next up:
NY Yankees at LA Angels, Friday, June 14
Oakland home to Seattle, Friday, June 14