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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.
Righthander Daniel Straily will take the mound for the Athletics to start this game. Straily is 10-7 this season with a 4.08 ERA.
Straily's opponent in this one will be Jered Weaver. The Angels righthander has a 3.36 ERA to go along with a 10-8 record this season.
Oakland lost its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Angels on September 24. Bettors who backed the Angels at +120 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Oakland: 94-64 SU
Los Angeles: 77-80 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 8-2
After a loss are 8-2
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Oakland are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games
Oakland is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Oakland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing at home against Oakland
LA Angels are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games
LA Angels are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games at home
Oakland at Seattle, Friday, September 27
LA Angels at Texas, Thursday, September 26