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Texas Rangers vs Oakland Athletics Highlights MLB Odds Menu

Oakland Athletics


Texas Rangers
Thursday, September 25, 2014 8:05 PM ET
Globe Life Park

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

For the Texas Rangers, Colby Lewis gets the ball, charged with keeping the Oakland Athletics hitters off the base paths. He'll face Jason Hammel, 10-11 on the year.

Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Baseball betting odds makers, including 5Dimes, opened the Texas Rangers as 137 moneyline underdogs in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 8.5 at shops such as BetOnline.

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Computer Prediction: Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4-3.2 win for the Rangers on Thursday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 4-3.2 result in favor of the Rangers today. 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

The Texas Rangers sport a record of 65-93 heading into this matchup, while the Oakland Athletics sit at 86-72 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Texas vs Oakland injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 17-ranked Texas Rangers and the No. 14-rated Oakland Athletics in this matchup.

How Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Stats Matchup

When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Oakland Athletics rank No. 21 at 8.35 hits per game. That compares with the Texas Rangers No. 10 ranking in that category.

Texas owns the No. 28 defense, allowing 3.97 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Oakland's No. 4-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Oakland, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Angels at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at +175 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Oakland didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 5-4 to Los Angeles on Wednesday at O.co Coliseum.

The Rangers were a 5-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Astros. That made winners of bettors who got Texas at -104 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Rangers grabbed a win last time out, defeating Scott Feldman and the Astros 5-1 on Wednesday at Globe Life Park.

Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Betting Odds Trends

Oakland is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oakland's last 9 games
Oakland is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 5 games on the road
Texas is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games
Texas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 6 games at home

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Oakland at Texas, Friday, September 26th