The Texas Rangers and the Oakland A’s will meet again on Saturday in Arlington. All odds and trends for all games can be found at Bovada sportsbook.
The Texas Rangers keep on winning close games and did so again on Friday versus the Athletics. Matt Harrison did enough and earn his 11th win of the year striking out 8 in 7 innings of work. Today the Rangers will send Martin Perez to the mound who has just pitched in one game this season and that game was a relief appearance.
The Oakland A’s have played tough against Texas, but do not have a win to show for it as of now. They scored just three runs yesterday on nine hits as the bats were pretty much silenced for the most part. They will start Tom Millone who has won his last two starts. Millone has let up 91 hits in 96 innings of work good for a 3.83 ERA so far this season.
Texas is 15-3 in their last 18 games overall, 4-1 in their last five home games against a a left handed starter, and 44-20 in their last 64 games against the A.L. West. Oakland is 5-3 in their last eight road games, 2-11 in their last 13 games against a left handed starter, and 5-2 in Millone’s last seven games against a team with a winning record. Oakland is 2-10 in their last 10 games in Texas.
There is no line up for this game yet, but be sure to check back for updates throughout the day but we are leaning Oakland so before wagering get the latest sportsbook reviews.