Major League Baseball
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Texas at Oakland
When: 10:05 PM ET, Monday, August 20, 2018
Where: Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California
Matchup Edge
TEX Edge in: OAK
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Oakland Athletics are ranked 15 in hitting, with a batting average of .249. The Athletics are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .752.
  • The Texas Rangers are ranked 19 in hitting, with a batting average of .246. The Rangers are averaging 4.9 runs per game this season with an OPS of .741.

Pitching

  • The Oakland Athletics are ranked 8 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.78. Opponents are hitting .239 for average, and have a .302 on base percentage and .695 OPS against the Athletics this season.
  • The Texas Rangers are ranked 28 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.96. Opponents are hitting .273 for average, and have a .334 on base percentage and .801 OPS against the Rangers this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Texas 55-70 L1 28-38 27-32
Oakland 74-49 W2 37-24 37-25
Last Meeting
Texas Oakland
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
7/26/18 OAK 7 TEX 6 .278 0 .770 .286 1 .933
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Texas A. Beltre .279 12 .701
Oakland J. Lowrie .360 18 1.055
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Texas J. Gallo 4 6 8
Oakland K. Davis 7 9 20
Pitching ERA Avg K
Texas 5.43 .239 95
Oakland 4.38 .294 99
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Texas S. Choo .281 126 .870
Oakland M. Chapman .276 108 .862
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Texas J. Gallo 32 70 75
Oakland K. Davis 34 69 95
Pitching ERA Avg K
Texas 4.96 .246 866
Oakland 3.78 .249 940