Credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Liam Hendriks (16) throws against the Texas Rangers in the first inning at Oakland Coliseum.
Betting odds: Minnesota Twins at Oakland Athletics
- First Pitch: 10:05 p.m. ET
- Over/Under: 8.5
- Probable Pitchers: Jose Berrios (11-11, 3.81 ERA vs. Liam Hendriks (0-1, 5.30 ERA)
Zylbert’s 2018 MLB Over/Under Betting Record: 96-69-4, +19.85 units
Yesterday’s Result: Rays-Blue Jays Under 8.5, Stanek vs. Gaviglio (loss)
*Each bet graded as if it were to win 1 unit
Much like their opponents tonight, the Athletics have begun to experiment with the “bullpen game” strategy over the past few weeks. They’ll be rolling with this strategy for tonight’s crucial series opener against the Twins as they try to catch the Astros in the division race.
What does that mean for the over/under?