Los Angeles Angels vs Oakland Athletics Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 4


By Claudio Fortuna | August 4, 2022 1:07 PM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, taking the field at 4:07pm ET on Thursday August 4th, 4:07pm ET. The Oakland Athletics are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 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 six road games against AL West opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Athletics have won each of their last 10 Thursday day road games.

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .215
Team OBP .275
AVG Runs Scored 3.4
Team ERA 4.22
Team WHIP 1.29
Starters ERA 4.37
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Oakland

  • Dany Jiménez: 4.38 ERA, 8.39 K/9, 1.26 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 4.15 ERA, 7.28 K/9, 1.25 WHIP
  • Vimael Machín: .203 Batting Avg, .265 OBP, .257 SLG, .522 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Skye Bolt: .208 Batting Avg, .250 OBP, .333 SLG, .583 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Stephen Piscotty: .204 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .372 SLG, .636 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Stephen Vogt: .157 Batting Avg, .228 OBP, .326 SLG, .554 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Nicholas Allen: .194 Batting Avg, .254 OBP, .266 SLG, .520 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .244 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .406 SLG, .674 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .240 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .374 SLG, .678 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .214 Batting Avg, .285 OBP, .305 SLG, .590 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .245 Batting Avg, .320 OBP, .437 SLG, .757 OPS, 44 Runs

Los Angeles Angels Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .229
Team OBP .300
AVG Runs Scored 3.9
Team ERA 3.94
Team WHIP 1.26
Starters ERA 3.86
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Shohei Ohtani: 2.83 ERA, 13.03 K/9, 1.04 WHIP
  • Dany Toussaint: 4.50 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.00 WHIP
  • Max Stassi: .212 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .342 SLG, .646 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Luis Rengifo: .278 Batting Avg, .322 OBP, .415 SLG, .737 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Jordon Adell: .227 Batting Avg, .277 OBP, .344 SLG, .621 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Jared Walsh: .231 Batting Avg, .277 OBP, .401 SLG, .678 OPS, 37 Runs
  • Joseph Ward: .273 Batting Avg, .370 OBP, .460 SLG, .830 OPS, 48 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Angels and Athletics, the Angels won three times and the Athletics won twice. Their most recent matchup on August 3, 2022 ended 3-1 with the Oakland Athletics taking the win.

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