Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros 04/08/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Tips
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros 04/08/2021 – An AL West Division play is all set to take place as Oakland Athletics take on Houston Astros from Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. Oakland Athletics are at the bottom of the AL West with a 1-6 record on the season. The Athletics had a bad start and they need to make up for all their loss. Houston Astros are just the opposite as they continue to remain at the top position. The Astros are holding a 5-1 record on the season and they are ahead of the Angels. The mlb best bets today are up and running as these teams battle in their first game of a three-game series.
Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros 04/08/2021
Oakland Athletics will enter this game hoping to change things after dropping five of their six games. The Athletics had the worst start this year and they need to rebound from all their loss. Oakland lost their last series to the Dodgers but they managed to win their first game on the season last night. The Athletics scored four runs from the plate and they gave up three in return. As a whole team, they have smashed a total of 32 hits with 13 runs. When it comes to ERA, the Athletics are holding a terrible 8.00.
Players to watch: M. Canha LF (GP 7, AB 27, R 6, H 6, 2B 1, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 1, TB 12, BB 2, SO 6, SB 0, AVG 0.222, OBP 0.323, SLG 0.444, OPS 0.767, WAR 0), E. Andrus SS (GP 7, AB 24, R 0, H 1, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 1, TB 2, BB 0, SO 5, SB 0, AVG 0.042, OBP 0.04, SLG 0.083, OPS 0.123, WAR 0).
The Houston Astros started out well and they continue to dominate the AL West Division play. The Astros tied their last series against the Los Angeles Angels with a 1-1 record. Last night, Houston smashed four runs and restricted the Angels to two. Houston swept the Athletics in their opening series and is all set to continue their success. Houston has a total of 65 hits with 45 runs in total. When it comes to ERA, the Astros are holding a decent 2.72. Houston has smashed a total of 12 home runs.
Players to watch: K. Tucker LF (GP 6, AB 26, R 4, H 5, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 9, TB 14, BB 1, SO 6, SB 0, AVG 0.192, OBP 0.207, SLG 0.538, OPS 0.745, WAR 0), Y. Alvarez LF (GP 6, AB 26, R 4, H 8, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 7, TB 14, BB 1, SO 4, SB 0, AVG 0.308, OBP 0.345, SLG 0.538, OPS 0.883, WAR 0).
Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oakland’s last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston’s last 6 games.
Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
The Oakland Athletics have struggled right from the start and they seem to have declined in their offensive game. The mlb online predictions are in favor of the Astros to win this game and cover the spread with a high score.
Score Prediction: Astros 7, Athletics 3.