The At-Home Athletics with Top Predicted Hitter Matt Olson Forecasted Winner Over the Rays

Wed, Oct 2, 2019 | Emma Botos

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Charlie Morton pitching for the Astros on September 30, 2018.
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October 2, 2019 -- The Athletics likely winner at home over the Rays with a 66.16% of being correct based on our model.

The hosting Athletics have Sean Manaea in the rotation against the Rays's pitcher Charlie Morton. The Snoozle MLB model estimates Sean Manaea will have 1.335 earned runs, a predicted 24.009 outs, and 6.736 strike outs. The Rays's Charlie Morton is predicted to throw for 6.863 innings, allowing 2.104 earned runs, with 7.252 Ks.

Matt Olson, Athletics's top hitter, will slug it out against Brandon Lowe in today's game. Matt Olson is forecast to bat for 0.235 with 0.637 RBIs and 0.550 runs scored. Brandon Lowe is forecast to bring in 0.422 RBIs and 0.358 runs scored, with an 0.251 OBP and 1.446 Ks.

Based on the -133 odds and an estimated 66.16% chance to win, the Athletics are the best value for the money line. The over/under line of 7.5 runs with -111 over odds and a predicted 59.94% over likelihood, the under bet is the best value for this game.

Posted at Wed, October 2, 2019 13:01:53 UTC