Sunday, June 11, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Jesse Hahn vs. Chris Archer
Tropicana Field is the site of the matchup between the Oakland Athletics and the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, June 11, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Jesse Hahn for the Athletics and Chris Archer for the Rays.
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Oakland opens at +170 while Tampa Bay opens at -180. The Athletics have a 33-26-1 over/under record and a 29-31-0 run line mark. The Rays are 35-28-0 against the run line and have a 36-27-0 over/under record.
Valuable Oakland Athletics Betting Trends
The Oakland Athletics are 33-26-1 against the over/under
The Oakland Athletics are 29-31-0 against the run line
Important Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
The Tampa Bay Rays are 36-27-0 against the over/under
The Tampa Bay Rays are 35-28-0 against the run line
Key Oakland Athletics Injuries
05/28/17 P Kendall Graveman Shoulder 10-day DL (05/26)
05/28/17 P Ryan Dull Knee 10-day DL (05/20)
05/28/17 P Sean Doolittle Shoulder 10-day DL (04/30)
05/28/17 P Bobby Wahl Shoulder 10-day DL (05/24)
04/17/17 SS Marcus Semien Wrist 60-day DL (04/15)
04/01/17 P Chris Bassitt Elbow 60-day DL (03/30)
04/01/17 CF Jake Smolinski Shoulder 60-day DL (03/30)
Key Tampa Bay Rays Injuries
06/09/17 CF Kevin Kiermaier Hip 10-day DL (06/09)
06/09/17 P Matt Andriese Groin is upgraded to probable next scheduled start
06/09/17 LF Rickie Weeks Jr. Shoulder 10-day DL (06/09)
06/07/17 SS Brad Miller Groin 10-day DL (06/07)
06/01/17 P Diego Moreno Shoulder 10-day DL (05/22)
06/01/17 P Kevin Gadea Elbow 60-day DL (03/26)
06/01/17 3B Matt Duffy Achilles 10-day DL (04/02)
06/01/17 P Shawn Tolleson Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
05/25/17 P Jumbo Diaz Arm 10-day DL (05/23)
05/18/17 P Xavier Cedeno Forearm 60-day DL (04/18)
04/03/17 P Brad Boxberger Side 60-day DL (04/02)
04/01/17 P Nathan Eovaldi Elbow 60-day DL (03/10)
04/01/17 C Wilson Ramos Knee 60-day DL (04/01)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Athletics have a 26-34 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Jesse Hahn has a 2-4 record with an earned run average of 3.40 and a WHIP of 1.29. He has 43 strikeouts over his 55.2 innings pitched and he's given up 53 hits. He allows 8.6 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.9. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.07 and they have given up 198 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .251 against the bullpen and they've struck out 186 hitters and walked 79 batters. As a team, Oakland allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.9 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 4.76. The Athletics pitchers collectively have given up 504 base hits and 278 earned runs. They have allowed 71 home runs this season, ranking them 19th in the league. Oakland as a pitching staff has walked 199 batters and struck out 462. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.34 and their FIP as a unit is 4.36.
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As a team Oakland is hitting .234, good for 27th in the league. The Athletics hold a .426 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .302, which is good for 27th in baseball. They rank 29th in MLB with 7.8 hits per game. Jed Lowrie is hitting .294 with an on-base percentage of .359. He has 65 hits this season in 221 at bats with 20 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .480 and an OPS+ of 131. Yonder Alonso is hitting .289 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .383. He has totaled 46 hits and he has driven in 34 men in 159 at bats. His OPS+ is 179 while his slugging percentage is at .648. The Athletics have 465 hits, including 108 doubles and 88 home runs. Oakland has walked 187 times so far this season and they have struck out 550 times as a unit. They have left 365 men on base and have a team OPS of .729. They score 4.18 runs per contest and have scored a total of 251 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Tampa Bay has a 32-31 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.65, Chris Archer has a 4-4 record and a 1.15 WHIP. He has 106 strikeouts over the 86.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 72 hits. He allows 7.5 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 2.87. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.17 and they have given up 184 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .233 against the Rays bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 174 batters and walked 89 opposing hitters. As a team, Tampa Bay allows 8.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 8th in the league in team earned run average at 3.99. The Rays pitchers as a team have surrendered 521 base knocks and 251 earned runs this season. They have given up 69 home runs this year, which ranks 20th in Major League Baseball. Tampa Bay as a staff has walked 210 hitters and struck out 502 batters. They give up a walk 3.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.29 while their FIP as a staff is 4.09.
As a team, they are batting .249, good for 17th in the league. The Rays hold a .439 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .326, which is good for 14th in baseball. They rank 15th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Corey Dickerson comes into this matchup batting .332 with an OBP of .371. He has 81 hits this year along with 29 RBI in 244 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .598 with an OPS+ of 164. Steven Souza is hitting .261 this season and he has an OBP of .371. He has collected 54 hits in 207 at bats while driving in 36 runs. He has an OPS+ of 137 and a slugging percentage of .488. The Rays as a unit have 540 base hits, including 94 doubles and 97 homers. Tampa Bay has walked 239 times this year and they have struck out on 636 occasions. They have had 460 men left on base and have an OPS of .765. They have scored 4.71 runs per game and totaled 297 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Athletics/Rays MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Rays -180
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