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The division rival Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels are set to renew hostilities on Wednesday when they meet at Angel Stadium.
Tom Milone will be the starting pitcher for the Athletics on this day. Lefthander Milone is 1-0 this season with a 2.57 ERA.
Starting this game for the Angels will be Joe Blanton. The righthander has a 7.20 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
Oakland won its last outing, a 9-5 result against the Angels on April 9. Bettors who backed the Athletics at +135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Oakland has won 6 straight games.
Los Angeles has lost 2 straight games.
Oakland: 6-2 SU
Los Angeles: 2-5 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 7-3
After playing LA Angels are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 4-6
After playing Oakland are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games on the road
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels's last 9 games when playing at home against Oakland
LA Angels are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of LA Angels's last 18 games when playing Oakland
LA Angels home to Oakland, Thursday, April 11