Athletics vs Rangers Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Jul 13

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  • The Rangers (40-45) are -190 favorites vs the Athletics (30-59)
  • Athletics starting pitcher: Paul Blackburn (6-4), 3.36 ERA
  • Rangers starting pitcher: Jonathan Gray (5-4), 4.02 ERA
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The Oakland Athletics (+155) visit Globe Life Field to take on the Texas Rangers (-190) on Wednesday, July 13, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 8:05pm EDT in Arlington.

The Rangers are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+115).

The Athletics vs Rangers Over/Under is 7.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Athletics are 30-59 against the spread (ATS), while the Rangers are 50-35 ATS.

Athletics vs. Rangers Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Athletics+1.5 -140O 7.5 -120+155
Rangers -1.5 +115U 7.5 +100-190

Athletics vs Rangers Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Rangers will win Wednesday‘s matchup with 54.4% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Athletics and Rangers and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Athletics Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Athletics players for Wednesday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Sean Murphy has hit the Singles Over in his last 6 away games (+7.20 Units / 117% ROI)
  • Sean Murphy has hit the Hits Over in his last 6 away games (+6.00 Units / 52% ROI)
  • Ramon Laureano has hit the Total Bases Over in 7 of his last 9 away games (+5.90 Units / 44% ROI)
  • Seth Brown has hit the Total Bases Under in 8 of his last 10 games (+5.10 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Seth Brown has hit the Runs Under in his last 5 away games (+5.00 Units / 62% ROI)
  • Best Rangers Player Prop Best Bets Today

    And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Rangers players for Wednesday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Nate Lowe has hit the Runs Over in 16 of his last 29 games (+9.30 Units / 32% ROI)
  • Corey Seager has hit the RBIs Over in 16 of his last 29 games (+8.00 Units / 28% ROI)
  • Corey Seager has hit the Hits Over in 16 of his last 26 games (+7.25 Units / 15% ROI)
  • Nate Lowe has hit the Hits Over in 33 of his last 46 games (+7.00 Units / 8% ROI)
  • Marcus Semien has hit the Runs Under in 10 of his last 13 games at home (+6.75 Units / 45% ROI)
  • Rangers vs Athletics Home Run Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Adolis Garcia 0.5 +300 0.5 -500
    Brad Miller 0.5 +500 0.5 -1100
    Corey Seager 0.5 +290 0.5 -500
    Jonah Heim 0.5 +425 0.5 -800
    Josh H. Smith 0.5 +625 0.5 -1600

    Rangers vs Athletics Total Hits Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Adolis Garcia 0.5 -250 0.5 +160
    Brad Miller 0.5 -155 0.5 +110
    Corey Seager 1.5 +185 1.5 -275
    Jonah Heim 0.5 -175 0.5 +125
    Josh H. Smith 0.5 -225 0.5 +155

    Rangers vs Athletics RBI Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Adolis Garcia 0.5 +130 0.5 -190
    Brad Miller 0.5 +220 0.5 -350
    Corey Seager 0.5 +115 0.5 -160
    Jonah Heim 0.5 +165 0.5 -250
    Josh H. Smith 0.5 +225 0.5 -350

    Rangers vs Athletics Strikeout Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Jon Gray 6.5 -145 6.5 +100
    Paul Blackburn 4.5 +110 4.5 -155
  • The Oakland Athletics have covered the Run Line in 30 of their last 44 away games (+13.15 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the Game Total Under in 43 of their last 80 games (+7.70 Units / 9% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 9 of their last 17 games (+7.20 Units / 42% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 36 of their last 65 games (+5.85 Units / 8% ROI)
  • The Oakland Athletics have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 10 of their last 17 games (+4.20 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the Run Line in 47 of their last 74 games (+19.80 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 28 of their last 46 games (+12.70 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Game Total Over in 11 of their last 15 games (+6.75 Units / 41% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Moneyline in 34 of their last 65 games (+4.15 Units / 6% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 17 of their last 31 games at home (+2.33 Units / 7% ROI)
  • Athletics Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Athletics have gone 43-46 against the Run Line (-13.6 Units / -11.59% ROI).

    • 30-59 when betting on the Moneyline for -18.15 Units / -19.47% ROI
    • 37-47 when betting on the total runs Over for -15.5 Units / -15.66% ROI
    • 47-37 when betting on the total runs Under for +6.25 Units / 6.42% ROI

    Rangers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Athletics have gone 50-35 against the Run Line (+11.85 Units / 10.66% ROI).

    • 40-45 when betting on the Moneyline for -3.65 Units / -3.79% ROI
    • 39-38 when betting on the total runs Over for -2.55 Units / -2.71% ROI
    • 38-39 when betting on the total runs Under for -4.7 Units / -5.02% ROI

    Right-handed hitters have a swing rate of just 42% (307/732) against Paul Blackburn this season — lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 49% — first Percentile.

    Paul Blackburn has an ERA of 1.28 (56.1 IP) on the road this season — best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 3.68 — 100th Percentile.

    Paul Blackburn has allowed a slugging percentage of just .255 (14 Total Bases / 55 ABs) on elevated fastballs this season — 6th best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .372 — 90th Percentile.

    Paul Blackburn has a strike rate of just 62% (457/732) against right-handed batters this season — tied for 5th lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 66% — ninth Percentile.

    Jonathan Gray: Rangers Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

    Opponents have a groundball rate of just 25% (18/72) against Jon Gray’s curve and slider this season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 42 total IP; League Avg: 43% — 0 Percentile.

    Opponents have a groundball rate of just 22% (9/41) against Jon Gray on low breaking pitches this season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 42 total IP; League Avg: 49% — first Percentile.

    Opponents have a groundball rate of just 23% (16/68) against Jon Gray on sliders this season — 2nd lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 42 total IP; League Avg: 41% — second Percentile.

    Jon Gray has a strikeout rate of just 5% (3 SO in 65 PAs) in PAs ending on inside fastballs this season — 8th lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 42 total IP; League Avg: 14% — sixth Percentile.

    Athletics Keys to the Game vs. the Rangers

    The Athletics are just 11-32 (.256) at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .522.

    The Athletics are just 22-9 (.710) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .888.

    The Athletics are just 26-6 (.812) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .916.

    The Athletics are just 1-45 (.022) when trailing entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .084.

    Rangers Keys to the Game vs. the Athletics

    The Rangers are just 20-22 (.476) at home this season — 10th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .522.

    The Rangers are 22-4 (.846) when totaling 10 or more hits this season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .713.

    The Rangers are just 30-6 (.833) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .916.

    The Rangers are 6-34 (.150) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 7th best in MLB; League Avg: .112.

    The Athletics are batting just .192 at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .244.

    Athletics hitters have an OPS of just .604 (3,192 PA’s) this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .707.

    Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .262 (1,486 PA’s) at home this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .316.

    Athletics hitters have an OBP of just .273 (3,192 PA’s) this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .312.

    Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .296 (9,129 PA’s) since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .315.

    Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .297 (2,792 PA’s) against LHP since the start of last season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .319.

    Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .296 (6,337 PA’s) against RHP since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .314.

    The Rangers are batting .438 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this month (9 games) — best in MLB; League Avg: .247.

    Athletics pitchers have allowed a run 41% of the time after an opposing score this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 29%.

    The Athletics have won just 13% of home games in which their opponents scored first this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 34%.

    In games when their opponents have scored three or more runs in an inning, the Athletics have won just just 0% of the time at home this season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

    The Athletics have won just 24% of home games in which their opponents scored first since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 36%.

    Opponents have a groundball rate of 47% against Rangers pitchers this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

    Rangers pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 40% with two-strikes since the start of last season — tied for 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

    Rangers pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 22% in close and late situations since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

    Rangers pitchers have walked 69 of 761 batters (9%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

    Rangers vs. Athletics Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Elijah White (Rangers): Wrist, D60
  • Mitchell Garver (Rangers): Forearm, D60
  • Dane Dunning (Rangers): Ankle, D15
  • Jonathan Hernández (Rangers): Elbow, D60
  • Francelis Montas (Athletics): Shoulder, Day-to-Day
  • Dany Jiménez (Athletics): Shoulder, D15
  • Jed Lowrie (Athletics): Shoulder, D10
  • Brent Honeywell Jr. (Athletics): Elbow, D60
  • Daulton Jefferies (Athletics): Arm, D60
  • Stephen Piscotty (Athletics): Wrist, Day-to-Day
  • Jonah Bride (Athletics): Shoulder, D10
  • Deolis Guerra (Athletics): Elbow, D60

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