San Diego Padres vs Oakland Athletics 09/05/2020 Odds, Picks and Predictions
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San Diego Padres vs Oakland Athletics 09/05/2020 –San Diego Padres look forward to continuing their success as they enter their second game against Oakland Athletics from the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Padres are one of those recognized teams that hold the second spot in the NL West division with a 24-16 record. San Diego is trailing the Dodgers by six games and they are six games ahead of the Rockies. Oakland, on the other hand, is still strong at the top spot in the AL West. The Athletics are holding a record of 22-13 and they will look forward to bouncing back after the defeat in the opening game. Baseball betting has never been easier with all the picks and predictions of this game available online.
San Diego Padres vs Oakland Athletics 09/05/2020
San Diego Padres
San Diego Padres have been a threat to opponents in their division as they progress with their impressive skills. The Padres bounced back after their defeat against the Los Angeles Angels when they scored seven runs from the plate. San Diego restricted Oakland to nothing and they look forward to their second game. From the offensive end, Fernando Tatis Jr. has taken the lead with 49 hits and 37 RBIs. Trent Grisham and Manny Manchado are the other notable players to contribute. San Diego is turning towards Chris Paddack as their starting pitcher in this game. Paddack is holding a 3-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.43.
Players to watch: F. Tatis Jr. SS (GP40 AB159 R41 H49 2B9 3B2 HR14 RBI37 TB104 BB19 SO44 SB7 AVG0.308 OBP0.392 SLG0.654 OPS1.046 WAR0), M. Machado 3B (GP40 AB156 R33 H47 2B8 3B1 HR12 RBI33 TB93 BB18 SO27 SB3 AVG0.301 OBP0.369 SLG0.596 OPS0.965 WAR0).
Oakland Athletics seem to be experiencing their own struggles as they allow Houston closer to the top spot. The Athletics lost five of the last eight games and they are in desperate need of a victory. Oakland will need to stay ahead of the Astros if they want to clinch the division title. The leading batsman with 33 hits and 25 RBIs is Matt Chapman. Mark Canha and Marcus Semien are the other notable players to contribute from the plate for the Athletics. Oakland is turning towards Sean Manaea as their starting pitcher in this game. Manaea is holding a 2-2 record on the season with an ERA of 5.64.
Players to watch: M. Semien SS (GP33 AB140 R19 H32 2B4 3B1 HR5 RBI12 TB53 BB11 SO33 SB3 AVG0.229 OBP0.285 SLG0.379 OPS0.663 WAR0.1). M. Chapman 3B (GP35 AB135 R22 H33 2B9 3B2 HR10 RBI25 TB76 BB8 SO47 SB0 AVG0.244 OBP0.29 SLG0.563 OPS0.853 WAR0).
San Diego Padres vs Oakland Athletics Betting Numbers
San Diego Padres
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Oakland’s last 11 games.
San Diego Padres vs Oakland Athletics Betting Picks
Oakland is in desperate need of a victory and they will bounce back in this game to stay ahead of the Astros. Back Oakland to win this game with all the baseball betting trends on their side.
Score Prediction: Oakland Athletics 6, San Diego Padres 3.