Athletics vs. Rangers Player Props | Cody Thomas | Wednesday


By Claudio Fortuna | September 14, 2022 11:19 AM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field, taking the field at 8:05pm ET on Wednesday September 14th. The Oakland Athletics are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Oakland Athletics player Cody Thomas as the Athletics face the Texas Rangers in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Rangers and Athletics, the Rangers won three times and the Athletics won twice. Their most recent matchup on September 13, 2022 ended 8-7 with the Texas Rangers taking the win.

Cody Thomas Season Stats

  • Games Played: 8 | Home Runs: 0 | RBI: 0 | Runs: 1 | Batting Average: .333 | OBP: .385 | SLG: .333 | OPS: .718.
  • Thomas’ Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.50 less than than his season average of 1.00.
  • Thomas’ Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.38 more than than his season average of 0.13.
  • Thomas’ RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.50 more than than his season average of 0.00.
  • Thomas’ Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.50 more than than his season average of 0.00.

Cody Thomas Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Cody Thomas 8 0 0 1 .333 .385 .333 .718
Vimael Machín 58 1 9 19 .223 .307 .280 .587
Ramón Laureano 91 13 34 47 .211 .288 .378 .666
Sean Murphy 130 18 64 59 .250 .329 .436 .765

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

The Athletics’ 51-91 record in 2022 puts them in 5th place in the AL West with a 22-37 division record and 15th place in the American League with a 47-78 league record.

The Texas Rangers are 62-80, sitting in 3rd place in the AL West with a 28-38 division record and 11th place in the American League with a 51-71 league record.

Texas Rangers Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 4.20 10
Team Batting Avg .242 14
HR 174 8
RBI 605 12
R 636 12
OBP .305 24
SLG .400 13
OPS .705 14

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