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The Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics will meet on the field at O.co Coliseum on Monday in a battle of division rivals.
Tommy Hanson will be the starting pitcher for the Angels on this day. Righthander Hanson is 2-1 this season with a 4.24 ERA.
It'll be Daniel Straily toeing the rubber for the Athletics in this contest. Righthander Straily is 1-0 with a 2.70 ERA so far this season.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Mariners on April 28. Bettors who backed the Mariners at -108 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Oakland, they were a 9-8 winner as they battled the Orioles at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Athletics at -153 were rewarded, while the 17 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Los Angeles has lost 2 straight games.
Los Angeles: 9-15 SU
Oakland: 14-12 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 3-7
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing LA Angels are 8-2
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 14 of LA Angels's last 20 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of LA Angels's last 18 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oakland's last 8 games
Oakland is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games when playing LA Angels
Oakland home to LA Angels, Tuesday, April 30