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A winning streak will be on the line for the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday when they battle the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark.
The Athletics will give the ball to starter Jarrod Parker in this one. Righthander Parker is 2-5 this season with a 6.04 ERA.
It'll be Ross Wolf toeing the rubber for the Rangers in this contest. Righthander Wolf is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
Oakland won its last outing, a 1-0 result against the Rangers on May 21. Bettors who backed the Athletics at +188 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Oakland has won 5 straight games.
Texas has lost 2 straight games.
Oakland: 25-22 SU
Texas: 29-17 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 8-2
After playing Texas are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Texas most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Texas
Oakland is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Texas's last 11 games at home
Texas is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Texas is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games at home
Texas is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Oakland
Oakland at Houston, Friday, May 24
Texas at Seattle, Friday, May 24