At 4:07 PM ET, the Cleveland Guardians will be taking on the Oakland Athletics in an American League matchup. The game is being played at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, CA. Tanner Bibee will be starting on the mound for the Guardians, while JP Sears will be starting for the Athletics. The Guardians are currently favored to win this one, with a money line of -147 compared to the Athletics’ +122.

If you’re looking to watch this game, it will be on NSPCA. The over/under line is currently set at 7.5 runs, with the over paying out at -118 compared to the under at -104. If you’re interested in the run line, the Guardians are at -1.5 runs (+117), while the Athletics are at +1.5 runs (-144).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS VS CLEVELAND GUARDIANS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oakland Athletics Moneyline +122

This game will be played at Oakland Coliseum at 4:07 ET on Saturday, March 30th.

HOW TO BET THE GUARDIANS VS ATHLETICS:

  • We have the Athletics winning by a score of 5 to 4
  • If you’re looking for a run line pick, we also like the Athletics to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 9 runs and like the over

The last game of this series between the Guardians and Athletics featured a solid pitching matchup between Logan Allen and Ross Stripling. Despite Allen not getting the quality start, he did enough to keep the Athletics to three earned runs in five innings of work. Emmanuel Clase got the save for Cleveland in their 6-4 win.

Offensively, the Guardians had nine hits compared to eight for the A’s, who hit two home runs compared to one for Cleveland. Jose Ramirez had one of those homers for the Guardians, while Andres Gimenez went 3/3 with two runs scored and two RBIs.

Ross Stripling also gave up four runs for the A’s, while J.D. Davis hit both of their home runs. Shea Langeliers and Nick Allen also had two hits apiece for the A’s.

Guardians Records & Stats

Tanner Bibee is coming off a season in which he made 25 starts and finished with a record of 10-4. His ERA for the year was 2.98, and he had a WHIP of 1.18. Bibee made 12 quality starts and averaged 8.94 strikeouts per nine innings. For the season, he allowed 13 home runs and had a strikeout-to-walk ratio of 3.1. Bibee’s batting average allowed was .223, and his on-base percentage allowed was .284. His slugging percentage allowed was .342, and his FIP for the season was 3.52.

When looking at the Guardians’ offensive projections, José Ramírez is expected to have a strong game. He has the 2nd highest total hits projection on the team and his home run projection is the best on the team and 12th best in the league today. Josh Naylor is 3rd on the team in terms of total hits and his home run projection is 2nd best on the team. Steven Kwan has the highest total hits projection on the team and his home run projection is 5th on the team.

Athletics Records & Stats

JP Sears is coming off a season in which he went 5-14 with an ERA of 4.54. Last season, he made two appearances against the Guardians, going 0-1 with an ERA of 1.67. For the season, Sears made 32 starts and had nine quality starts. His WHIP for the season was 1.26, and he allowed a total of 34 home runs. Sears’ strikeout-to-walk ratio for the season was 3.0, and he averaged 1.7 walks per game.

For the Athletics, we have Zack Gelof projected to have the most hits on the team and the 10th best odds to hit a home run in today’s slate of games. Brent Rooker is our top choice to go deep for the A’s, as his home run projection is 9th best in today’s games. J.D. Davis has the 15th best odds to hit a home run today.