Athletics vs. Astros Player Props | Dermis Garcia | Friday


By Claudio Fortuna | September 16, 2022 12:22 PM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park, taking the field at 8:10pm ET on Friday September 16th. The Oakland Athletics are 2-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7.5 runs.

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Today, we are looking at Oakland Athletics player Dermis Garcia as the Athletics face the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Astros and Athletics, the Astros won four times and the Athletics won once. Their most recent matchup on September 15, 2022 ended 5-2 with the Houston Astros taking the win.

Dermis Garcia Season Stats

  • Games Played: 22 | Home Runs: 4 | RBI: 15 | Runs: 9 | Batting Average: .288 | OBP: .373 | SLG: .559 | OPS: .932.
  • Garcia’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.27 less than than his season average of 0.77.
  • Garcia’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.09 more than than his season average of 0.41.
  • Garcia’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.18 less than than his season average of 0.68.
  • Garcia’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.32 more than than his season average of 0.18.

Dermis Garcia Stats vs. Houston

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
8 0 2 0 .250 .250 .250 .500

Dermis Garcia Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Dermis Garcia 22 4 15 9 .288 .373 .559 .932
Vimael Machín 60 1 11 20 .225 .309 .291 .600
Seth Brown 132 22 58 47 .232 .297 .445 .742
Ramón Laureano 93 13 34 49 .212 .286 .377 .663
Cody Thomas 10 0 0 1 .267 .313 .267 .580
Sean Murphy 132 18 64 61 .253 .333 .443 .776

The The Houston Astros are 4-1 in their last five games, while the Oakland Athletics are heading into this matchup with a record of 2-3 in their last five contests.

The Athletics’ 52-92 record in 2022 puts them in 5th place in the AL West with a 23-38 division record and 15th place in the American League with a 48-79 league record.

The Houston Astros are 94-50, sitting in 1st place in the AL West with a 49-24 division record and 1st place in the American League with a 85-44 league record.

Houston Astros Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 2.93 29
Team Batting Avg .246 13
HR 188 5
RBI 632 8
R 652 9
OBP .320 7
SLG .420 7
OPS .740 8

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