San Diego Padres vs. Oakland Athletics - 6/19/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oakland Athletics (36-36) at San Diego Padres (34-40)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 10:10 pm (PETCO Park)
Paul Blackburn (1-1) (11.05) vs. Eric Lauer (3-4) (6.20)
The Line: San Diego Padres -110 / Oakland Athletics +100 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-San Diego
Interleague MLB action features the Oakland Athletics visiting Petco Park to face the San Diego Padres.
The Oakland Athletics are gunning for their third straight win after upending the LA Angels 6-5 in eleven innings on Sunday. Oakland starter Daniel Mengden was charged with four runs over 5.2 innings before the pen tossed scoreless baseball over the final four frames.
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The Athletics banged out seven hits and walked five times with Marcus Semien clubbing a solo homer while Mark Canha went 2-4 with a homer and three runs followed by Jed Lowrie who had two hits and scored twice.
Paul Blackburn has bee named the series opening starter at San Diego on Tuesday. Blackburn was hammered 13-5 by Houston last time out with eight runs given up in only 1.1 innings.
The San Diego Padres have look to get back in the win column following a 4-1 defeat at Atlanta that has the team staring at defeats in three of four. Jose Castillio and Brad hand each were charged with two runs with Castillo getting the loss to fall to 1-1.
The Padres attack consisted of six hits and three free passes with Jose Pirela cracking a sacrifice fly that plated Franmil Reyes with the lone run.
Eric Lauer toes the rubber for the Padres Tuesday against Oakland who he faces for the first time. Lauer comes in off of a 4-2 win at St. Louis where he gave up a pair of runs on eight hits in 5.2 frames.
Under is 6-2 in Oakland last 8 interleague games. Under is 7-1 in San Diego last 8 on grass and under is 7-1 in San Diego last 8 overall and under is 6-2 in San Diego last 8 Tuesday games. Over is 9-3 in the last 12 meetings and Oakland are 8-3 in the last 11 meetings.
The numbers of each pitcher are frightful so you must decide if this is a game that’s worth your hard earned cash…