Oakland Athletics vs Texas Rangers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 22


By Claudio Fortuna | July 22, 2022 11:38 AM

The Texas Rangers visit the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum, taking the field at 9:40pm ET on Friday July 22nd, 9:40pm ET. 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 the Major League Baseball game between the Texas Rangers and Oakland Athletics.

Oakland and Texas Betting Info

  • Each of the Athletics’ last four games against AL West opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Athletics have lost each of their last 10 night games against AL West opponents following a win.

Texas Rangers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .239
Team OBP .300
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 4.05
Team WHIP 1.31
Starters ERA 4.35
Starters WHIP 1.38

Key Players for Texas

  • Brett Martin: 2.61 ERA, 7.25 K/9, 1.19 WHIP
  • Glenn Otto: 5.40 ERA, 6.86 K/9, 1.46 WHIP
  • Garrett Richards: 4.32 ERA, 7.83 K/9, 1.14 WHIP
  • Jose Adolis García: .239 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .447 SLG, .730 OPS, 50 Runs
  • Jonah Heim: .263 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .466 SLG, .785 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Corey Seager: .251 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .480 SLG, .804 OPS, 48 Runs
  • Kole Calhoun: .221 Batting Avg, .277 OBP, .391 SLG, .668 OPS, 33 Runs
  • Marcus Semien: .242 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .405 SLG, .708 OPS, 52 Runs
  • Leody Taveras: .344 Batting Avg, .368 OBP, .556 SLG, .924 OPS, 15 Runs
  • Josh H. Smith: .207 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .276 SLG, .600 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Elier Hernandez: .286 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .357 SLG, .643 OPS, 1 Run
  • David Lowe: .269 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .426 SLG, .747 OPS, 42 Runs

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .211
Team OBP .272
AVG Runs Scored 3.3
Team ERA 4.31
Team WHIP 1.31
Starters ERA 4.44
Starters WHIP 1.27

Key Players for Oakland

  • Austin Pruitt: 4.68 ERA, 6.84 K/9, 1.12 WHIP
  • Lou Trivino: 6.35 ERA, 13.02 K/9, 1.87 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 3.62 ERA, 7.15 K/9, 1.20 WHIP
  • Vimael Machín: .212 Batting Avg, .236 OBP, .269 SLG, .505 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Skye Bolt: .205 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .341 SLG, .596 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Stephen Piscotty: .183 Batting Avg, .266 OBP, .280 SLG, .546 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Nicholas Allen: .194 Batting Avg, .265 OBP, .262 SLG, .527 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .241 Batting Avg, .266 OBP, .391 SLG, .657 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .226 Batting Avg, .297 OBP, .355 SLG, .652 OPS, 34 Runs
  • Seth Brown: .223 Batting Avg, .275 OBP, .412 SLG, .687 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .204 Batting Avg, .281 OBP, .263 SLG, .544 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .239 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .414 SLG, .723 OPS, 37 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Athletics and Rangers, the Athletics won twice and the Rangers won three times. Their most recent matchup on July 13, 2022 ended 5-2 with the Texas Rangers taking the win.

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