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Texas Sends Robbie Ross vs Jesse Chavez in Oakland Athletics vs Rangers Game

Oakland Athletics


Texas Rangers
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 8:05 PM ET
Globe Life Park

The Texas Rangers will try to be nasty hosts on Wednesday when the Oakland Athletics pay a visit to Globe Life Park.

It's a pitching duel between Robbie Ross for the Texas Rangers (1-1 on the year) and Jesse Chavez for Oakland Athletics (1-0 so far).

Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the Texas Rangers in this matchup found them as -104 underdogs on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 8 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 6-3.9 win for the Athletics on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

15-12 Texas battles the Athletics, currently with a 17-10 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Texas vs Oakland injuries news.

The Texas Rangers vs Oakland Athletics odds would favor the Athletics if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Texas is rated No. 8 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Oakland is at No. 1.

How Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Stats Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Texas has baseball's No. 13-rated offensive output, at 8.78 hits per game. The Oakland Athletics average 8.96 hits per game, good for No. 8 on the list.

Comparing defensive stats, Oakland owns the No. 7-rated road mark, allowing 3.47 runs per game on the highway. Texas, on the other hand, rates No. 13 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Oakland, they were a 9-3 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Athletics at -115 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Oakland got the job done in their last match in a 9-3 victory over Texas on Tuesday at Globe Life Park behind starter Scott Kazmir.

Next Betting Matchups

Oakland at Boston, Friday, May 2nd
Texas at Los Angeles, Friday, May 2nd