Sunday Night Basball Preview: Los Angeles Angels (76-52) vs. Oakland Athletics (76-52)

Betting On Oakland Athletics Baseball





The Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at O.co Coliseum.

The Angels will trot Jered Weaver out to the mound in this one. Right hander Weaver has a 13-7 record and a 3.70 ERA this season.

The Athletics will counter Weaver with Scott Kazmir. Left hander Kazmir has a 2.73 ERA to go along with a 14-5 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Athletics listed as 145-moneyline favorites versus the Angels, while the game’s total is sitting at 7½.



In their last action, Los Angeles was a 2-1 loser on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Oakland at -167 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 76-52
LA Angels is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of LA Angels’s last 10 games
LA Angels is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels’s last 9 games on the road

Team record: 76-52
Oakland is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
Oakland is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland’s last 7 games at home
Oakland is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing LA Angels


Next up:
LA Angels home to Miami Monday, August 25
Oakland at Houston Monday, August 25

Bovada online sportsbook has all your MLB betting lines as the pennant races heat up and head towards the playoffs!!

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