Texas Rangers vs Oakland Athletics Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 12


By Claudio Fortuna | July 12, 2022 12:09 PM

The Oakland Athletics visit the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field, taking the field at 8:05pm ET on Tuesday July 12th, 8:05pm ET. The Oakland Athletics are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 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 Oakland Athletics and Texas Rangers.

Texas and Oakland Betting Info

  • The Rangers have lost each of their last eight home games against the Athletics following a home win.
  • Each of the Rangers’ last five home games have gone OVER the total runs line.

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .210
Team OBP .272
AVG Runs Scored 3.2
Team ERA 4.38
Team WHIP 1.34
Starters ERA 4.43
Starters WHIP 1.28

Key Players for Oakland

  • Lou Trivino: 6.66 ERA, 12.94 K/9, 2.01 WHIP
  • Domingo Tapia: 14.40 ERA, 7.20 K/9, 2.60 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 3.36 ERA, 7.22 K/9, 1.20 WHIP
  • Sheldon Neuse: .240 Batting Avg, .301 OBP, .318 SLG, .619 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Stephen Piscotty: .197 Batting Avg, .279 OBP, .303 SLG, .582 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .229 Batting Avg, .257 OBP, .366 SLG, .623 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .226 Batting Avg, .296 OBP, .366 SLG, .662 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Seth Brown: .217 Batting Avg, .274 OBP, .407 SLG, .681 OPS, 25 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .206 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .266 SLG, .552 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Ramón Laureano: .241 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .404 SLG, .737 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .230 Batting Avg, .297 OBP, .399 SLG, .696 OPS, 33 Runs

Texas Rangers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .240
Team OBP .301
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 4.00
Team WHIP 1.30
Starters ERA 4.50
Starters WHIP 1.40

Key Players for Texas

  • Spencer Howard: 8.04 ERA, 8.61 K/9, 1.66 WHIP
  • Kolby Allard: 7.71 ERA, 7.16 K/9, 1.29 WHIP
  • Jose Adolis García: .242 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .457 SLG, .740 OPS, 47 Runs
  • Jonah Heim: .266 Batting Avg, .318 OBP, .477 SLG, .795 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Corey Seager: .245 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .463 SLG, .782 OPS, 44 Runs
  • Kole Calhoun: .232 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .412 SLG, .701 OPS, 33 Runs
  • Bradley Miller: .211 Batting Avg, .261 OBP, .343 SLG, .604 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Marcus Semien: .236 Batting Avg, .293 OBP, .388 SLG, .681 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Leody Taveras: .317 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .476 SLG, .809 OPS, 10 Runs
  • David Lowe: .281 Batting Avg, .335 OBP, .451 SLG, .786 OPS, 38 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Rangers and Athletics, the Rangers won four times and the Athletics won once. Their most recent matchup on July 11, 2022 ended 10-8 with the Texas Rangers taking the win.

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