MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at Angel Stadium will be treated to a game between the Oakland Athletics and the Los Angeles Angels when they take their seats on Sunday.
The Athletics will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Bartolo Colon in this game. Colon has a 12-3 record and a 2.70 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Angels will be Jerome Williams. The righthander has a 5.46 ERA to go along with a 4-5 record this season.
The Athletics were a 2-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Angels. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -138 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Oakland has lost 2 straight games.
Los Angeles has won 2 straight games.
Oakland: 56-41 SU
Los Angeles: 46-49 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 8-2
After playing LA Angels are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 8 games when playing LA Angels
Oakland is 10-4 SU in their last 14 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
LA Angels are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Angels's last 8 games when playing Oakland
Oakland at Houston, Monday, July 22
LA Angels home to Minnesota, Monday, July 22