Los Angeles Angels vs Oakland Athletics Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 2


By Claudio Fortuna | August 2, 2022 12:49 PM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, taking the field at 9:38pm ET on Tuesday August 2nd, 9:38pm ET. The Oakland Athletics are 1-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 the Major League Baseball game between the Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels.

Los Angeles and Oakland Betting Info

  • Each of the Athletics’ last four road games against AL West opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Athletics have won each of their last five night games against AL West opponents.

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .215
Team OBP .275
AVG Runs Scored 3.4
Team ERA 4.27
Team WHIP 1.30
Starters ERA 4.41
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Oakland

  • Samuel Selman: 4.50 ERA, 11.25 K/9, 1.17 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 4.15 ERA, 7.28 K/9, 1.25 WHIP
  • Vimael Machín: .181 Batting Avg, .247 OBP, .236 SLG, .483 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Skye Bolt: .224 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .358 SLG, .626 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Stephen Piscotty: .213 Batting Avg, .275 OBP, .389 SLG, .664 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Stephen Vogt: .157 Batting Avg, .228 OBP, .326 SLG, .554 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Nicholas Allen: .197 Batting Avg, .258 OBP, .270 SLG, .528 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .244 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .411 SLG, .679 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .237 Batting Avg, .302 OBP, .371 SLG, .673 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .214 Batting Avg, .287 OBP, .307 SLG, .594 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .238 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .423 SLG, .737 OPS, 43 Runs

Los Angeles Angels Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .229
Team OBP .300
AVG Runs Scored 3.9
Team ERA 4.00
Team WHIP 1.26
Starters ERA 3.90
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Shohei Ohtani: 2.81 ERA, 13.14 K/9, 1.02 WHIP
  • Janson Junk: 0.00 ERA, 13.50 K/9, 1.00 WHIP
  • Raisel Iglesias: 4.04 ERA, 12.11 K/9, 1.07 WHIP
  • Dany Toussaint: 4.50 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.00 WHIP
  • Max Stassi: .213 Batting Avg, .305 OBP, .343 SLG, .648 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Luis Rengifo: .275 Batting Avg, .320 OBP, .413 SLG, .733 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Brandon Marsh: .226 Batting Avg, .284 OBP, .353 SLG, .637 OPS, 34 Runs
  • Jordon Adell: .228 Batting Avg, .280 OBP, .350 SLG, .630 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Jared Walsh: .232 Batting Avg, .277 OBP, .402 SLG, .679 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Joseph Ward: .276 Batting Avg, .370 OBP, .466 SLG, .836 OPS, 48 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Angels and Athletics, the Angels won four times and the Athletics won once. Their most recent matchup on May 22, 2022 ended 4-1 with the Los Angeles Angels taking the win.

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