MLB Matchups  >>  LA Angels Angels vs. Oakland Athletics Preview 08/23/2014

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The Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at O.co Coliseum.

C.J. Wilson will be the starting pitcher for the Angels on this day. Left hander Wilson is 10-8 this season with a 4.59 ERA.

Starting this game for the Athletics will be Jon Lester. The left hander has a 2.58 ERA to go along with a 13-8 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Athletics listed as 147-moneyline favorites versus the Angels, while the game's total is sitting at 7.

In their last action, Los Angeles was a 5-3 loser on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Oakland at -157 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 76-51
LA Angels is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels's last 9 games
LA Angels is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Angels's last 8 games on the road
Oakland:
Team record: 75-52
Oakland is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 7 games
Oakland is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games at home
Next up:
LA Angels at Oakland Sunday, August 24