Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 9:07 PM (Oakland Coliseum)
The Line: Los Angeles Angels +145 / Oakland Athletics -167 -- Over/Under: 8.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels meet Wednesday in MLB action at Angel Stadium.
The Oakland Athletics look for a win after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The Athletics have scored 17 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last 10 games. The Oakland Athletics have won eight of their last nine games when scoring four or more runs. Marcus Semien leads the Athletics with 183 hits and 91 RBI while Matt Chapman and Matt Olson have combined for 262 hits and 175 RBI. The Oakland Athletics didn’t list a starting pitcher at the time this article was published.
The Los Angeles Angels need a win after splitting their last eight games. The Angels have scored 16 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Los Angeles Angels have split their last eight games when scoring four or more runs. David Fletcher leads the Angels with 166 hits and 48 RBI while Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun have combined for 263 hits and 178 RBI. Andrew Heaney gets the ball, and he is 4-6 with a 5.10 ERA and 111 strikeouts this season. Heaney is 2-2 with a 4.36 ERA and 36 strikeouts in his career against the Athletics.
The Athletics are 5-1 in their last 6 Wednesday games, 37-18 in their last 55 road games and 21-8 in their last 29 during game 2 of a series. The Angels are 1-4 in their last 5 Wednesday games, 1-6 in their last 7 home games and 7-16 in Heaney's last 23 starts with 5 days of rest. The Athletics are 4-2 in the last 6 meetings in Los Angeles and 6-1 in the last 7 meetings. The under is 5-2 in Angels last 7 home games. The under is 3-1-1 in Athletics last 5 Wednesday games.
Heaney has allowed 28 hits and 20 runs in his last 19.1 innings, and he has a 5.29 ERA and .282 allowed batting average at home. The Los Angeles Angels have won back-to-back games just four times since July 25. The Oakland Athletics haven't lost three starlight games since July 24-26. The Oakland Athletics need a victory here to increase their odds of hosting the wild card game next week. I'm riding with the A's.