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The Oakland Athletics will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Baltimore Orioles at O.co Coliseum.
The Orioles will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Wei-Yin Chen in this game. Chen has a 1-2 record and a 3.38 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Athletics will be Tom Milone. The lefthander has a 4.26 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
In their last action, Baltimore was a 10-2 winner on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Baltimore at +124 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Oakland has lost 2 straight games.
Baltimore: 13-9 SU
Oakland: 13-10 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Oakland are 4-6
After playing Oakland are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games on the road
Baltimore is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baltimore's last 8 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games at home
Oakland is 16-4 SU in its last 20 games when playing at home against Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 8 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Oakland home to Baltimore, Saturday, April 27