MLB Matchups  >>  Oakland Athletics vs. LA Angels Angels Preview 04/15/2014

 
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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Oakland Athletics and the Los Angeles Angels meet at Angel Stadium.

The Athletics will trot Daniel Straily out to the mound in this one. Righthander Straily has a 1-1 record and a 2.77 ERA this season.

Straily's opponent in this one will be Garrett Richards. The Angels righthander has a 0.75 ERA to go along with a 2-0 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Angels listed as 121-moneyline favorites versus the Athletics, while the game's total is sitting at 8.
Last time out for Oakland, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Angels on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Athletics at -110 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Oakland has won 3 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Oakland: 9-4 SU
Los Angeles: 6-7 SU
OAKLAND MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 7-3
After playing LA Angels are 7-3
After a win are 6-4

LOS ANGELES MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Oakland are 5-5
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Oakland is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Oakland is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oakland's last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Angels's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Angels's last 7 games when playing at home against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 12 of LA Angels's last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games when playing Oakland

NEXT UP:
LA Angels home to Oakland, Wednesday, April 16