Yordan Alvarez and the Houston Astros (30-21) will be eyeing a series sweep when they face off against Brent Rooker and the Oakland Athletics (10-44) at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Sunday, May 28. First pitch is set for 4:07 PM ET.

The Astros are the favorite in this one, at -275, while the underdog Athletics have +220 odds to win. Houston is favored on the run line (-2.5). The total for the game has been listed at 8.5 runs.

Astros vs. Athletics Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Sunday, May 28, 2023
  • Time: 4:07 PM ET
  • Location: Oakland, California
  • Venue: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
  • Probable Pitchers: Cristian Javier - HOU (5-1, 3.07 ERA) vs Ken Waldichuk - OAK (1-4, 7.40 ERA)

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Astros vs. Athletics Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Take a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup across multiple sportsbooks.

Astros Moneyline Athletics Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -275 +230 Astros (-1.5) 8.5 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -275 +220 Astros (-2.5) 8.5 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -278 +220 Astros (-1.5) 8.5 Bet on this game with PointsBet!
Tipico -250 +210 Astros (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

Wanting to put money on the Astros and Athletics game but aren't sure how to get started? Here's a quick breakdown. Some of the most common betting types include the moneyline, run line, and total. A moneyline bet means that you think one of the teams -- the Astros (-275), for instance -- will win. It's that easy! If the Astros win, and you bet $10, you'd get $13.64 back.

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Astros vs. Athletics Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Astros have entered the game as favorites 36 times this season and won 21, or 58.3%, of those games.
  • The Astros have gone 4-1 (winning 80% of their games) when they have played as moneyline favorites of -275 or shorter.
  • The implied probability of a win from Houston, based on the moneyline, is 73.3%.
  • The Astros went 8-1 across the nine games they were favored on the moneyline in their last 10 matchups.
  • Over its last 10 matchups (all 10 of them had set totals), Houston and its opponents combined to go over the run total four times.
  • The Athletics have been victorious in 10, or 19.2%, of the 52 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • The Athletics have won all of their eight games in which they were named as at least a +220 moneyline underdog.
  • The Athletics have played as underdogs 10 times over their past 10 games and lost each of those contests.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, Oakland and its opponents are 2-8-0 in the last 10 games with a total.

Astros vs. Athletics Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Yordan Alvarez 0.5 (-227) 1.5 (+115) 0.5 (+320) 0.5 (+135)
Jose Altuve 0.5 (-238) 1.5 (+110) 0.5 (+575) 0.5 (+195)
José Abreu 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+120) 0.5 (+575) 0.5 (+150)
Kyle Tucker 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+120) 0.5 (+450) 0.5 (+140)
Alex Bregman 0.5 (-200) 1.5 (+140) 0.5 (+550) 0.5 (+140)

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Astros Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank AL West Rank
Win World Series +650 3rd 1st
Win AL West -130 - 1st

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