Oakland Athletics at Los Angeles Angels Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 6/9/2014
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 9:05 PM on CSCA, FSW
Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Anaheim, California
Oakland Athletics - Pomeranz, D (5-3) vs. Los Angeles Angels - Skaggs, T (4-4)
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Oakland Athletics starter Drew Pomeranz will look to continue his hot start to the season on Tuesday night when he faces Tyler Skaggs and the Los Angeles Angels.
Left-hander Drew Pomeranz went seven strong innings against the New York Yankees on the road last Thursday, but he ended up taking his third loss of the season when he got just one run of support from his offense. He allowed two runs (one earned) in that start and struck out seven while walking just one. Pomeranz is now 5-3 on the season with a 2.20 ERA and has struck out 42 batters in 45 innings.
Angels second baseman Howie Kendrick is 2-for-5 against Pomeranz in his career with one home run and two RBI. Mike Trout has just one hit in five at-bats against him.
Angels starter Tyler Skaggs could only make it through five innings against the Houston Astros last week and picked up his fourth loss of the season. He allowed four runs in those four innings of work and walked three while striking out four. Skaggs has done well keeping the ball ion the ballpark this year, allowing just six homers in 76.2 innings.
Outfielder Craig Gentry has two singles in six at-bats against Skaggs with two walks and two strikeouts. Kyle Blanks and Brandon Moss both have hit a home run off of the left-hander.
Oakland Athletics Betting Trends
Oakland Athletics are 33-27-3 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Oakland Athletics is 2
Los Angeles Angels Betting Trends
Los Angeles Angels are 35-25-2 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Los Angeles Angels is 0.5
Injuries to Watch
06/03/14 RF Josh Reddick Knee 15-day DL (6/1)
04/04/14 SS Jake Elmore Quad 60-day DL (3/28)
03/30/14 P A.J. Griffin Elbow 60-day DL (3/21)
03/30/14 P Fernando Rodriguez Elbow 15-day DL (3/21)
03/28/14 P Eric O'Flaherty Elbow 60-day DL (2/17)
03/28/14 P Jarrod Parker Elbow 60-day DL (3/20), out for season
Los Angeles Angels
05/28/14 P Sean Burnett Elbow 15-day DL (5/29), out for season
05/12/14 3B Ian Stewart Hand 15-day DL (5/11)
04/17/14 P Ryan Brasier Elbow 60-day DL (3/21)
03/30/14 P Brian Moran Elbow 60-day DL (3/21)
Tony's Pick: Take Oakland
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