Over cashing in Astros-A's matchup
OAKLAND, CA (Totals Authority) – Division rivals clash in Oakland today at 4:05PM ET as the A’s host the Astros.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the A’s are +115 money line home underdogs versus the Astros after opening with +111 odds. The total is currently sitting at 7.5 for today’s game as Collin McHugh is set to face Jesse Chavez in the pitching matchup.
The over is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Oakland and 5-0 in Chavez’s last five home starts. The over is also 4-0-1 in Chavez’s last five starts versus AL West opponents, 5-0 in his last five home starts with the total set between 7 and 8.5 runs, and 6-0 in his last six starts after allowing two runs or less in his previous game.