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MLB BASEBALL

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Oakland Athletics

The Tampa Bay Rays and the Oakland Athletics will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at O.co Coliseum.

David Price will be the starting pitcher for the Rays on this day. Lefthander Price is 8-5 this season with a 3.28 ERA.

The Athletics will counter Price with Jarrod Parker. Righthander Parker has a 3.58 ERA to go along with a 10-6 record this season.

In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 2-0 loser at home against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at +156 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Last time out for Oakland, they were a 7-6 loser as they battled the Tigers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at -189 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Team records:
Tampa Bay: 75-57 SU
Oakland: 75-58 SU

Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing LA Angels are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6

Oakland most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Tampa Bay is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Tampa Bay's last 19 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Oakland's last 19 games when playing Tampa Bay
Oakland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Oakland home to Tampa Bay, Saturday, August 31