Oakland Athletics vs. Cleveland Indians - 7/1/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cleveland Indians (44-38) at Oakland Athletics (47-38)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 4:05 pm (Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum)
Mike Clevinger (6-3) (3.03) vs. Frankie Montas (4-1) (3.68)
The Line: Oakland Athletics +110 / Cleveland Indians -120 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: Sports Time Ohio
Sunday MLB action features the Oakland Athletics hosting the Cleveland Indians.
The AL Central leading Cleveland Indians struggled on the mound and at the plate in a 7-2 loss at Oakland on Saturday. Cleveland starter Adam Plutko gave up three runs on five hits and a BB over 5.2 frames to get the loss.
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The Indians were held to only three hits and a pair of bases on balls with Francisco Lindor and Jose Ramirez both leaving the yard. Cleveland has named Mike Clevinger as Sunday’ starter in the final game of the series at Oakland. Clevinger comes off of a 4-0 loss at St. Louis with two runs given up in five frames.
The Oakland Athletics have been a team that can’t be counted out and proved that Saturday with the team coming back from a 2-0 deficit. Oakland starter Edwin Jackson improved to 1-0 with both runs plated on a pair of solo jacks through 6.2 innings.
The Athletics banged out eight hits and three bases on balls with Matt Olson and Josh Phegley connecting on two run homers while Dustin Fowler went 2-4 with a pair of hits and two runs
Frankie Montas toes the rubber against Cleveland on Sunday on Sunday afternoon. Montas struggled last time out in a 9-7 win at Detroit with six runs given up eight hits and three BB over three innings.
Under is 7-1 in Cleveland last 8 road games and over is 8-2 in Cleveland last 10 Sunday games and Cleveland are 8-3 in their last 11 overall. Oakland are 19-7 in their last 26 Sunday games and under is 11-5 in Oakland last 16 Sunday games. Under is 38-16-3 in the last 57 meetings and Cleveland and are 17-35 in the last 52 meetings in Oakland.
Clevinger has decent enough numbers but backing anyone but Oakland isn’t easy…