Oakland Athletics vs. Texas Rangers - 6/10/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas Rangers (31-27) at Oakland Athletics (23-37)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 10:05 pm (O.co Coliseum)
Y Gallardo (5-6) (3.54) vs. J Hahn (3-5) (3.51)
The Line: Oakland Athletics -134 / Texas Rangers +124 --- Over/Under: 7 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN-California, FS-Southwest
The Oakland A’s and the Texas Rangers face off on Wednesday in Oakland as they continue their MLB series.
The Oakland A’s continues their poor play at home as they lost to the Rangers on Monday. Josh Reddick, Ben Zobrist, and Stephen Vogt each had hits as they scored one run on five hits. Starting pitcher Sonny Gray allowed eight hits and two runs while striking out six over 6.0 innings to take the loss and fall to 7-3 for the season. For Wednesday’s game the A’s start Jesse Hahn who has allowed 61 hits and 26 earned runs while striking out 45 over 66.2 innings for a 3-5 record and a 3.51 ERA.
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The Texas Rangers continued to surprise this season as they beat the A’s on Tuesday. Mitch Moreland hit a home run and Shin-Soo Choo and Leonys Martin each had two hits as the Rangers scored two runs on 10 hits. Starting pitcher Nick Martinez allowed one hit and struck out three over 6.0 scoreless innings to get the win and go to 5-2 for the season and Shawn Tolleson earned his eighth save. For Wednesday’s game the Rangers start Yovani Gallardo who has allowed 66 hits and 27 earned runs while striking out 49 over 68.2 innings for a 5-6 record and a 3.54 ERA.
Oakland is 6-17 in their last 23 home games, 5-16 in Wednesday games, and 1-5 in Hahn’s last six home starts. Texas is 5-1 in game two of a series, 17-5 in their last 22 road games, and 4-1 in Gallardo’s last five starts. Texas is 7-2 in their last nine games in Oakland.
The total in this one is set at seven and I like the over for my free pick. My stronger play is on the winning team and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as the App.