Los Angeles Angels at Oakland Athletics Free Preview

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The Los Angeles Angels will commence their season against their in-state rival Oakland Athletics at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. The opening pitch is scheduled for 10:07 p.m. ET and NBC Sports – California will be showing the matchup.

Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland Athletics Odds

Vegas is listing Oakland (-125) as the favorite over Los Angeles (+115). The total stands at nine runs and bettors can wager on the over for +100 and the under for -120. Bettors can also wager on the game’s runline with the current odds standing at Angels +1.5 runs (-180) and Athletics -1.5 runs (+160).

Matt Harvey is projected to get the nod for Los Angeles. The right-handed Harvey started 28 games last year and finished the season 7-9 overall with a 4.94 ERA and a 1.30 WHIP.

The Athletics are turning to righty Marco Estrada (0-0, 5.40 ERA), who started 28 games last year and finished the season 7-14 overall with a 5.64 ERA and a 1.43 WHIP. He recorded two starts against the Angels a year ago and compiled a 0-2 record with a 4.76 ERA and eight strikeouts.

The Athletics are coming off of a 5-4 loss against the Mariners, while the Angels just lost a – game to the .

Angels vs. Athletics Free MLB Pick

Predictions: SU Winner – Athletics, ATS Winner – Angels, O/U – OVER

Betting Notes

  • The Athletics went 9-10 SU against the Angels last season.
  • The Athletics’ bullpen managed an ERA of 4.36 against the Angels last year.