Oakland Athletics
0-2 (0-0 V)
+100
54%
-120
46%
Houston Astros
2-0 (0-0 H)
Wed, Oct 7 - 3:35p ET   |   TBS   |   Dodger Stadium
By Landon Smith

Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Baseball ALDS MLB Playoffs Game 3 Odds, Preview, Prediction

Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview of the match for the MLB Baseball Game on Wednesday October 7th, 2020.
#915 Oakland Athletics 9.0MLB ALDS
#916 Houston Astros -116

Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview of the match for the MLB Baseball Game on Wednesday October 7th, 2020.

 

Jesus Luzardo Oakland Athletics
ERA 2.65 (1-1)

Jesus Luzardo is scheduled start Game 3 of the ALDS against the Astros.

Luzardo allowed three runs on six hits while striking out five over three 1/3 innings in his last playoff start. He will look to redeem himself on Wednesday.

The Athletics are down 2-0 in the ALDS against the Astros.

Jose Urquidy Houston Astros
ERA 1.64 (4-2)

Jose Urquidy is scheduled to start Game 3 of the ALDS against the Athletics.

Urquidy allowed one run on two hits and two walks while striking out three over 4 1/3 innings against the Twins during the Wild Card series. "Zack Grienke is ailing some," said Astros manager Dusty Baker.

"Urquidy’s been dealing so it was kind of an easy choice.” The 25-year-old was dominant over five appearances in 2020, posting a 2.73 ERA, 1.01 WHIP and 17 strikeouts over 29 2/3 innings.

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Oakland Athletics

3-4 in their last 7 games.

1-4 in their last 5 games against an opponent in the AL West.

Athletics played well in the wild card round but did not perform well in the ALDS, they lost their first two games and must win this game to avoid being swept by the Astros, keeping their hopes slim in life.

Sean Murphy was the big stick on track and field, leading the team with a .333 batting average, two home runs and three RBIs.

Oakland's pitch was not good. Opponents have a .307 batting average against them in the playoffs, which ranks last. His 1.50 WHIP is 14, while his 4.25 average is 12.

Houston Astros

8-2 in their last 10 Divisional Playoff games.

4-1 in their last 5 vs. a team with a winning record.

The Astros have been perfect in the first two rounds of the playoffs, winning their last four games. They will claim their fifth straight victory and second straight playoff sweep when they face the Athletics on Wednesday.

Carlos Correa hit the ball well in the playoffs and leads the team with a .545 batting average, three home runs and five RBIs.

Houston's pitches were good too. Opponents are hitting .163 against the Astros in the playoffs, who are second in the league. His WHIP of 1.00 is fifth, while his 2.00 ERA is fourth.

 

PICK: Houston Astros @ -116, O/U 9.0

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By Landon Smith, on 3:35p ET