Oakland Athletics vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 21


By Claudio Fortuna | July 21, 2022 1:00 PM

The Detroit Tigers visit the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum, taking the field at 3:37pm ET on Thursday July 21st, 3:37pm ET. The Oakland Athletics are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7 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 Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics.

Oakland and Detroit Betting Info

  • Each of the Athletics’ last eight day games against American League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Tigers have lost each of their last 11 games against the Athletics following a road loss.

Detroit Tigers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .229
Team OBP .286
AVG Runs Scored 3.1
Team ERA 4.15
Team WHIP 1.27
Starters ERA 4.99
Starters WHIP 1.34

Key Players for Detroit

  • Gregory Soto: 2.59 ERA, 9.19 K/9, 1.24 WHIP
  • Garrett Hill: 5.73 ERA, 3.28 K/9, 1.00 WHIP
  • Jonathan Schoop: .212 Batting Avg, .246 OBP, .315 SLG, .561 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Tucker Barnhart: .207 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .243 SLG, .511 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Ednel Báez: .213 Batting Avg, .251 OBP, .375 SLG, .626 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Jeimer Candelario: .191 Batting Avg, .259 OBP, .311 SLG, .570 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Riley Greene: .252 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .364 SLG, .708 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Victor Reyes: .293 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .379 SLG, .693 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Harold Castro: .281 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .413 SLG, .726 OPS, 20 Runs
  • Jose Cabrera: .287 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .346 SLG, .670 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Robert Grossman: .205 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .275 SLG, .586 OPS, 22 Runs

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .211
Team OBP .272
AVG Runs Scored 3.3
Team ERA 4.34
Team WHIP 1.32
Starters ERA 4.49
Starters WHIP 1.27

Key Players for Oakland

  • Austin Pruitt: 5.09 ERA, 6.65 K/9, 1.17 WHIP
  • Lou Trivino: 6.59 ERA, 12.84 K/9, 1.94 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 3.62 ERA, 7.15 K/9, 1.20 WHIP
  • Vimael Machín: .205 Batting Avg, .234 OBP, .273 SLG, .507 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Skye Bolt: .225 Batting Avg, .279 OBP, .375 SLG, .654 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Stephen Piscotty: .188 Batting Avg, .267 OBP, .288 SLG, .555 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Nicholas Allen: .196 Batting Avg, .271 OBP, .268 SLG, .539 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .241 Batting Avg, .267 OBP, .394 SLG, .661 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .225 Batting Avg, .295 OBP, .356 SLG, .651 OPS, 34 Runs
  • Seth Brown: .216 Batting Avg, .269 OBP, .396 SLG, .665 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .203 Batting Avg, .282 OBP, .263 SLG, .545 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .241 Batting Avg, .308 OBP, .409 SLG, .717 OPS, 36 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Athletics and Tigers, the Athletics won four times and the Tigers won once. Their most recent matchup on May 12, 2022 ended 5-3 with the Oakland Athletics taking the win.

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