Rangers vs. Athletics Player Props | Marcus Semien | Friday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 22, 2022 11:45 AM

The Texas Rangers visit the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum, taking the field at 9:40pm ET on Friday July 22nd. 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 Texas Rangers player Marcus Semien as the Rangers face the Oakland Athletics in Major League Baseball action.

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.

Marcus Semien Season Stats

  • Games Played: 90 | Home Runs: 13 | RBI: 43 | Runs: 52 | Batting Average: .242 | OBP: .303 | SLG: .405 | OPS: .708.
  • Semien’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Oakland Athletics is set at 0.5 which is 0.48 less than than his season average of 0.98.
  • Semien’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Oakland Athletics is set at 0.5 which is 0.08 less than than his season average of 0.58.
  • Semien’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Oakland Athletics is set at 0.5 which is 0.02 more than than his season average of 0.48.
  • Semien’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Oakland Athletics is set at 0.5 which is 0.36 more than than his season average of 0.14.

Marcus Semien Stats vs. Oakland

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
39 2 11 8 .231 .340 .436 .776

Marcus Semien Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Marcus Semien 90 13 43 52 .242 .303 .405 .708
Jonah Heim 70 12 34 36 .263 .319 .466 .785
Corey Seager 88 22 52 48 .251 .324 .480 .804
Leody Taveras 31 3 17 15 .344 .368 .556 .924
Elier Hernandez 4 0 2 1 .286 .286 .357 .643

The The Oakland Athletics are 2-3 in their last five games, while the Texas Rangers are heading into this matchup with a record of 1-4 in their last five contests.

The Rangers’ 42-49 record in 2022 puts them in 3rd place in the AL West with a 17-23 division record and 11th place in the American League with a 33-42 league record.

The Oakland Athletics are 33-62, sitting in 5th place in the AL West with a 11-25 division record and 15th place in the American League with a 31-57 league record.

Oakland Athletics Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 4.31 8
Team Batting Avg .211 30
HR 72 28
RBI 290 29
R 313 29
OBP .272 30
SLG .331 30
OPS .603 30

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