MLB Game Preview - Oakland at Houston
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:10 PM EDT

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Oakland (71-53) at Houston (81-46)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Oakland 2ndAL West 8.5 71-53 31-29 L1 6-4
Houston 1stAL West - 81-46 45-15 W3 4-6

Team Batting Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Oakland Houston
Batting Average .247 .274
On Base Percentage .322 .349
Slugging Percentage 0.443 0.486
Runs Scored 635 696
Doubles 221 249
Triples 15 20
Home Runs 198 215
Total Bases 1,908 2,135
Walks 427 490
Strikeouts 1,018 907
Stolen Bases / Attempts 39/58 52/73
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.19 1.26
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 25.3 26.2

Team Pitching Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Oakland Houston
Earned Run Average 4.03 3.74
WHIP Ratio 1.261 1.147
Batting Average Against 0.243 0.223
On Base Percentage Against .310 .286
Slugging Percentage 0.402 0.405
Shutouts 8 9
Runs Allowed 535 514
Doubles Allowed 197 191
Triples Allowed 21 16
Home Runs Allowed 149 185
Total Bases 1,733 1,734
Walks Allowed 387 354
Strikeouts Pitched 967 1,280
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 73/106 61/75
Double Plays Fielded 235 192
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.196 1.318
Errors 65 60

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Mike Fiers - OAK
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 11-3 153.1 127 43 102 3.46 1.109
vs. Opp 0-0 22 23 10 11 6.14 1.500
Justin Verlander - HOU
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 15-4 169.2 108 34 228 2.81 0.837
vs. Opp 2-0 21 10 4 30 1.29 0.667

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Oakland AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
M. Chapman 41 14 10 5 6 0 .341 .805 .386
M. Olson 39 12 4 3 11 0 .308 .590 .378
M. Canha 35 11 3 1 5 0 .314 .400 .400
Houston AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
M. Brantley 38 17 9 2 6 0 .447 .816 .512
A. Bregman 30 9 5 2 9 0 .300 .600 .447
Y. Gurriel 34 12 5 2 7 0 .353 .618 .436

2019 Regular Season - Houston Leads Series 10-5

Date Result Winner Loser
Fri Apr 5 OAK 2 @ HOU 3 C. McHugh F. Montas
Sat Apr 6 OAK 0 @ HOU 6 W. Miley A. Brooks
Sun Apr 7 OAK 8 @ HOU 9 R. Osuna B. Treinen
Tue Apr 16 HOU 9 @ OAK 1 C. McHugh M. Estrada
Wed Apr 17 HOU 1 @ OAK 2 F. Montas W. Miley
Fri May 31 HOU 3 @ OAK 2 H. Rondón L. Trivino
Sat Jun 1 HOU 5 @ OAK 1 J. Verlander B. Anderson
Sun Jun 2 HOU 6 @ OAK 4 J. James L. Trivino
Mon Jul 22 OAK 1 @ HOU 11 G. Cole H. Bailey
Tue Jul 23 OAK 4 @ HOU 3 Y. Petit C. McHugh
Wed Jul 24 OAK 2 @ HOU 4 J. Verlander C. Bassitt
Thu Aug 15 HOU 6 @ OAK 7 J. Diekman C. Devenski
Fri Aug 16 HOU 2 @ OAK 3 L. Trivino C. Sneed
Sat Aug 17 HOU 4 @ OAK 8 C. Bassitt R. Armenteros
Sun Aug 18 HOU 4 @ OAK 1 Z. Greinke B. Anderson

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