Athletics vs. Rangers Player Props | Sean Murphy | Wednesday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 13, 2022 10:44 AM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field, taking the field at 8:05pm ET on Wednesday July 13th. The Oakland Athletics are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7.5 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 Sean Murphy 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 July 12, 2022 ended 14-7 with the Oakland Athletics taking the win.

Sean Murphy Season Stats

  • Games Played: 79 | Home Runs: 9 | RBI: 36 | Runs: 35 | Batting Average: .240 | OBP: .307 | SLG: .413 | OPS: .720.
  • Murphy’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.37 less than than his season average of 0.87.
  • Murphy’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.06 more than than his season average of 0.44.
  • Murphy’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.04 more than than his season average of 0.46.
  • Murphy’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Texas Rangers is set at 0.5 which is 0.39 more than than his season average of 0.11.

Sean Murphy Stats vs. Texas

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
37 1 4 7 .297 .366 .541 .907

Sean Murphy Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sean Murphy 79 9 36 35 .240 .307 .413 .720
Stephen Piscotty 25 2 7 7 .197 .279 .303 .582
Elvis Andrus 81 6 23 33 .226 .296 .363 .659
Seth Brown 82 10 38 25 .217 .273 .404 .677
Ramón Laureano 58 7 19 31 .239 .329 .397 .726

The The Texas Rangers are 3-2 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’ 30-59 record in 2022 puts them in 5th place in the AL West with a 9-23 division record and 15th place in the American League with a 28-54 league record.

The Texas Rangers are 40-45, sitting in 3rd place in the AL West with a 16-19 division record and 11th place in the American League with a 32-38 league record.

Texas Rangers Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 4.08 11
Team Batting Avg .240 17
HR 114 5
RBI 367 15
R 389 14
OBP .300 27
SLG .402 11
OPS .702 16

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