Astros vs. Athletics, Vegas Betting, Predictions and Analysis, August 8th

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HOUSTON ASTROS OAKLAND ATHLETICS
61-50 Saturday August 8th, 2015 4:05 PM | Grass of O.co Coliseum 49-62

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Houston

Astros

COLLIN MCHUGH (R)

ERA: 4.01

W/L: 13-5

918

Oakland

Athletics

JESSE CHAVEZ (R)

ERA: 4.11

W/L: 5-11

#1 Bovada.lv

RL -1.5 (+145)

ML (-133)

Over 7.5 (-120)

RL +1.5 (-165)

ML (+113)

Under 7.5 (-110)

#2 Betonline.ag

 

RL -1.5 (+145)

ML (-126)

Over 7.5 (-115)

RL +1.5 (-165)

ML (+116)

Under 7.5 (-105)

#3 TopBet.eu

RL -1.5 (+135)

ML (-130)

Over 7.5 (-115)

RL +1.5 (-165)

ML (+120)

Under 7.5 (-105)

#4 Top Cappers

RL -1.5 (+140)

ML (-128)

Over 7.5 (-115)

RL +1.5 (-160)

ML (+118)

Under 7.5 (-105)

Vegas Coverage Handicapping tips: COLLIN MCHUGH (R) the away team will win. VC Picks Houston Astros.

The division rival Houston Astros and Oakland Athletics are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at O.co Coliseum.
The Astros will trot Collin McHugh out to the mound in this one. Right hander McHugh has a 13-5 record and a 4.01 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it’ll be Jesse Chavez who starts for the Athletics. Right hander Chavez is 5-11 with a 3.88 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Astros listed as 117-moneyline favorites versus the Athletics, while the game’s total is sitting at 7½.
In their last action, Oakland was a 3-1 winner on the road against the Astros. Bettors on Oakland at -101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Houston was a 3-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Athletics. They lost as -109 favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Houston:
Team record: 61-49
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 6 games
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Houston’s last 14 games on the road
Oakland:
Team record: 49-62
Oakland is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Oakland’s last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Oakland’s last 10 games at home
Oakland is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Houston
Next up:
Houston at Oakland Sunday, August 9.

SMART CHART
HOU TEAM OAK
4.45 RUNS 4.11
3.73 RUNS AGNST 3.81
0.72 DIFF 0.30
$665 MONEY -$2,162
3.46 TEAM ERA 3.47
8.17 OFF HITS 8.57
3.02 OFF WALKS 2.86
8.76 OFF Ks 6.56
7.98 DEF HITS 8.02
2.61 DEF WALKS 2.68
7.49 DEF Ks 7.58
BULLPENS
Houston Astros’s relievers have pitched 6? innings in the last 3 games. Oakland Athletics’s relievers have pitched 7? innings in the last 3 games.
INJURIES
HOUSTON ASTROS
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Samuel Deduno P 15-Day Disabled List
Brad Peacock P 60-Day Disabled List
George Springer OF 15-Day Disabled List
OAKLAND ATHLETICS
PLAYER POS DESCRIPTION
Sean Doolittle P 60-Day Disabled List
Jesse Hahn P 15-Day Disabled List
Tyler Ladendorf 2B 60-Day Disabled List
Jarrod Parker P 15-Day Disabled List
Taylor Thompson P 60-Day Disabled List
BETTING TRENDS
HOUSTON ASTROS
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 6 games
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Houston’s last 14 games on the road
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Houston is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Oakland
Houston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Oakland
OAKLAND ATHLETICS
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Oakland’s last 13 games
Oakland is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Oakland’s last 10 games at home
Oakland is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland’s last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
Oakland is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Houston
SUPERGRID
RANK RANK
Houston’s Overall Scoring vs Oakland’s Overall Defense 4.5 3 3.8 5
Houston’s Away Scoring vs Oakland’s Home Defense 4.3 6 3.5 4
Houston’s Road ERA vs Oakland’s Home ERA Allowed 3.8 3 4.0 10
Oakland’s Overall Scoring vs Houston’s Overall Defense 4.1 11 3.7 1
Oakland’s Home Scoring vs Houston’s Road Defense 4.1 10 4.1 5
Oakland’s Home ERA vs Houston’s Road ERA Allowed 3.1 2 3.8 6
HOUSTON OFFENSE RANK OAKLAND DEFENSE RANK
OVERALL
Runs 4.45 3 3.81 5
Hits 8.17 14 8.02 3
Walks 3.02 4 2.68 7
Strikeouts 8.76 15 7.58 6
Team ERA 4.22 3 3.47 2
OAKLAND OFFENSE RANK HOUSTON DEFENSE RANK
OVERALL
Runs 4.11 11 3.73 1
Hits 8.57 7 7.98 2
Walks 2.86 7 2.61 4
Strikeouts 6.56 2 7.49 7
Team ERA 3.87 9 3.46 1
HOUSTON ROAD OFFENSE RANK OAKLAND HOME DEFENSE RANK
OVERALL
Runs 4.33 6 3.54 4
Hits 8.47 9 7.73 3
Walks 2.78 8 2.42 4
Strikeouts 8.93 15 7.56 10
Team ERA 3.79 6 3.05 2
OAKLAND HOME OFFENSE RANK HOUSTON ROAD DEFENSE RANK
OVERALL
Runs 4.12 10 4.09 5
Hits 8.61 9 8.18 4
Walks 2.76 10 2.91 8
Strikeouts 5.90 2 6.84 9
Team ERA 3.97 10 3.78 3
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
ASTROS
Astros are second lowest scoring team in the league at 3.8 runs per game.
Astros trail the league in hits with 8.1 per game.
Astros strike out more than any team in the league with 9.5 per game.
Astros are the easiest team to score on in the league, giving up 5.2 runs per game.
Astros are second worst in the league in giving up hits, allowing 9.4 per game.
Astros give up the most free passes in the league allowing 3.8 per game.
Astros strike out the second least opponents in the league with 6.7 per game.
ATHLETICS
Athletics are the third highest scoring team in the league at 4.7 runs per game.
Athletics have the third-most base on balls in the league at 3.5 per game.
Athletics have allowed the third fewest runs in the league at 3.9 runs per game.
Athletics are second best in the league in giving up hits, allowing 8.3 per game.
Athletics give up the fewest free passes in the league allowing 2.6 per game.

 

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