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The Oakland Athletics and the Pittsburgh Pirates will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at PNC Park in an interleague contest.
Daniel Straily will be the starting pitcher for the Athletics on this day. Righthander Straily is 5-2 this season with a 4.52 ERA.
Straily's opponent in this one will be Gerrit Cole. The Pirates righthander has a 3.94 ERA to go along with a 4-1 record this season.
In their last action, Oakland was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Oakland at -115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Oakland has won 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh has lost 3 straight games.
Oakland: 53-37 SU
Pittsburgh: 53-35 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Pittsburgh are 9-1
After playing Pittsburgh are 8-1
After a win are 5-5
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Oakland are 1-9
After playing Oakland are 1-8
After a loss are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pittsburgh
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
Pittsburgh is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games at home
Pittsburgh home to Oakland, Wednesday, July 10