Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 25


By Claudio Fortuna | July 25, 2022 12:58 PM

The Houston Astros visit the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum, taking the field at 9:40pm ET on Monday July 25th, 9:40pm ET. The Oakland Athletics are 1.5-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 Houston Astros and Oakland Athletics.

Oakland and Houston Betting Info

  • The Athletics have lost each of their last eight night games following a home loss.
  • Each of the last five games between the Astros and Athletics have gone UNDER the total runs line.

Houston Astros Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .241
Team OBP .318
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 2.98
Team WHIP 1.10
Starters ERA 3.11
Starters WHIP 1.09

Key Players for Houston

  • Luis Garcia: 3.65 ERA, 9.61 K/9, 1.06 WHIP
  • Bryan Abreu: 2.91 ERA, 13.24 K/9, 1.35 WHIP
  • Martín Maldonado: .170 Batting Avg, .237 OBP, .339 SLG, .576 OPS, 25 Runs
  • Yordan Alvarez: .307 Batting Avg, .407 OBP, .668 SLG, 1.075 OPS, 61 Runs
  • Yulieski Gurriel: .236 Batting Avg, .284 OBP, .387 SLG, .671 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Chas McCormick: .233 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .413 SLG, .736 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Jeremy Peña: .261 Batting Avg, .305 OBP, .452 SLG, .757 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Jacob Meyers: .250 Batting Avg, .307 OBP, .363 SLG, .670 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Jose Altuve: .278 Batting Avg, .365 OBP, .523 SLG, .888 OPS, 54 Runs
  • Kyle Tucker: .249 Batting Avg, .336 OBP, .461 SLG, .797 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Alexander Bregman: .241 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .416 SLG, .768 OPS, 49 Runs

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .213
Team OBP .274
AVG Runs Scored 3.4
Team ERA 4.34
Team WHIP 1.32
Starters ERA 4.49
Starters WHIP 1.27

Key Players for Oakland

  • Lou Trivino: 6.83 ERA, 13.03 K/9, 1.97 WHIP
  • David McKay: 3.38 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.50 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 4.35 ERA, 7.28 K/9, 1.26 WHIP
  • Vimael Machín: .224 Batting Avg, .277 OBP, .293 SLG, .570 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Skye Bolt: .204 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .327 SLG, .591 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Stephen Piscotty: .198 Batting Avg, .272 OBP, .319 SLG, .591 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Nicholas Allen: .200 Batting Avg, .267 OBP, .264 SLG, .531 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .246 Batting Avg, .269 OBP, .409 SLG, .678 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .229 Batting Avg, .300 OBP, .357 SLG, .657 OPS, 34 Runs
  • Seth Brown: .227 Batting Avg, .276 OBP, .420 SLG, .696 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .203 Batting Avg, .282 OBP, .272 SLG, .554 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .245 Batting Avg, .320 OBP, .428 SLG, .748 OPS, 40 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Athletics and Astros, the Athletics won three times and the Astros won twice. Their most recent matchup on July 17, 2022 ended 4-3 with the Oakland Athletics taking the win.

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