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The fans at Yankee Stadium will be treated to a game between the Oakland Athletics and the New York Yankees when they take their seats on Saturday.
Righthander Bartolo Colon will take the mound for the Athletics to start this game. Colon is 3-0 this season with a 3.38 ERA.
The Yankees will counter Colon with Philip Hughes. Righthander Hughes has a 4.67 ERA to go along with a 0-2 record this season.
Oakland won its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Yankees on May 3. Bettors who backed the Athletics at +134 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Oakland: 17-13 SU
New York: 17-11 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 7-3
After playing Oakland are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Oakland's last 14 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oakland is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing NY Yankees
NY Yankees are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games
NY Yankees are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 8 games when playing at home against Oakland
NY Yankees are 17-6 SU in their last 23 games when playing at home against Oakland
NY Yankees home to Oakland, Sunday, May 5