|MLB A’s vs. Angels Picks & Predictions for August 28, 2014|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 28 August 2014 13:40|
A's vs. Angels Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Angels are -110 money line favorites over the A’s, who are +102 money line road underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7.5 runs for tonight’s game.
LINE MOVEMENT: The A’s opened as -115 money line favorites but their odds dipped to +102, while the Angels’ odds opened at +106 and they’re now -110. The total opened at 7 but has climbed to 7.5 at most online and Vegas sports books.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The A’s will start Sonny Gray tonight, who is sporting a 13-7 record and a 3.00 ERA, while the Angels will counter with C.J. Wilson, who is 10-8 with a 4.45 ERA. Oakland is 78-54 overall and 35-31 on the road this year, while Los Angeles is 79-53 overall and 43-24 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Los Angeles. According to latest MLB trends, the Angels are 4-1 in Wilson’s last five starts versus the A’s and 7-1 in his last eight home starts. The Angels are also 7-0 in his last seven starts as a home favorite, 9-2 in his last 11 starts during Game 1 of a series and 4-0 in his last four starts as a favorite. On the other side, the A’s are 1-4 in Gray’s last five starts, 1-4 in his last five starts as a road underdog and 4-17 in their last 21 games overall as a road dog.
MLB FREE PICK: LOS ANGELES ANGELS -110