Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros Odds

The Athletics will play the Astros on Thursday, May 16th, 2024. Your timezone's first pitch time is 8:10 pm EDT. Check local listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage.

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Key Matchup Stats

  • SportsBetting3.com Power Rankings - The Oakland Athletics have a 85.00 power ranking. The power ranking for the Houston Astros is 88.67.
  • Visiting Oakland Athletics - The Oakland Athletics have a 9-13 record as a visiting team, ranking them 8th Overall for visiting team wins.
  • Home Houston Astros - The Houston Astros have a 10-12 record as a home team. They rank 7th for home team wins in the Overall standings.
  • Runs Scored - The Oakland Athletics currently stand 18th (170) Overall, with the Houston Astros ranking 12th (192) for runs scored.
  • Runs Allowed - The Oakland Athletics are 5th (213) Overall for runs allowed. The Houston Astros stand 7th (209) for runs allowed.
  • Team Streaks - The Oakland Athletics have lost their last 4 games. Meanwhile, the Houston Astros have won their last 4 games.
  • Team Records - The Oakland Athletics have a 19-26 Overall record (5.5 GB American West Division), with the Houston Astros possessing a 18-25 Overall standing (5.5 GB American West Division).

Captain Shady Lines

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Captain Shady Lines
Captain Shady Lines

Avast ye scurvy dogs! The pitiful Athletics be facing the Astros on Thursday...

They be sailin' with a shameful record of 19-26...a 0.422 win percentage! The Astros be only slightly better at 18-25...with a measly 0.419 win percentage!

The Athletics be sinkin' fast with a dismal 2-8 record...while the Astros be holdin' steady with a 6-4 record... SportsBetting3.com be the place to bet on this game...review the odds below and place yer wagers wisely, ye landlubbers! Arrr!

Best Athletics at Astros Odds


Best Moneyline Betting Odds
Underdog

Oakland Athletics
Favorite

Houston Astros
The Houston Astros are the -210 moneyline favorite. Risk $210 to win $100 on the Houston Astros at BetMGM. The Oakland Athletics are the +180 underdog at BetRivers. Risk $100 to win $180 on the Oakland Athletics. Learn more about how to bet on money lines.

Best Total Betting Odds
OverUnder
BetRivers has the best over line of 9 runs. Risk $107 to win $100. BetMGM has the best under line of 9 runs. Risk $110 to win $100. Our tutorial explains more about total bets.

Best Run Line Betting Odds
Underdog

Oakland Athletics
Favorite

Houston Astros
The Houston Astros have a -1.5 -103 run line at BetRivers VA. They are the run line favorite in this matchup. The Oakland Athletics have a +1.5 -115 run line at BetMGM VA. The Oakland Athletics are the run line underdogs. Review how to bet on a point spread with our text and video tutorials.

Matchup Odds FAQs

What is the moneyline for the Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros MLB game on Thursday, May 16th, 2024?

The Houston Astros are the -210 moneyline favorite at BetMGM and the Oakland Athletics are the +180 moneyline underdog at BetRivers.

What is the over-under total line for the Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros MLB game on Thursday, May 16th, 2024?

The best over line is 9 -107 runs at BetRivers, which means you risk $107 to win $100 betting the over. The best under line is 9 -110 runs at BetMGM, and that means you risk $110 to win $100 betting the under.

What is the run line for the Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros MLB game on Thursday, May 16th, 2024?

The Houston Astros are -1.5 -103 run line favorites at BetRivers, while the Oakland Athletics are +1.5 -115 run line underdogs at BetMGM.

MLB Odds Example

MLB Odds and Outcomes Explained

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Athletics
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5/16/24 8:10pm EDT
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Possible Moneyline Outcomes
  • Oakland Athletics bettors risk $100 to win $180 at +180 odds. The implied probability for Oakland Athletics is 35.71%.
  • Houston Astros bettors risk $100 to win $45.45 at -220 odds. The implied probability for Houston Astros is 68.75%.

Oakland Athletics at Houston Astros Prop Bets

MLB Prop Bets
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Athletics
Astros
Tie
1st Inning Winner
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+375+195-114Bet
Athletics
Astros
Tie
First 3 Innings Winner
5/16/24 8:10pm EDT
+205-114+325Bet
Astros
Total Runs
OAK at HOU
5/16/24 8:10pm EDT
5.5 o +1175.5 u -143Bet
Athletics
Total Runs
OAK at HOU
5/16/24 8:10pm EDT
3.5 o -1143.5 u -108Bet
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OAK at HOU
5/16/24 8:10pm EDT
5.5 o +1185.5 u -157Bet
Joey Estes
Strikeouts Thrown
OAK at HOU
5/16/24 8:10pm EDT
3.5 o -1253.5 u -107Bet

Oakland Athletics & Houston Astros Futures Odds

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Oakland Athletics World Series Odds
2024 Oakland Athletics World Series Odds

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Houston Astros World Series Odds
2024 Houston Astros World Series Odds

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Oakland Athletics & Houston Astros Team Pages

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Team Standings

2024 MLB Regular Season Standings - Oakland Athletics, Houston Astros
Team W L Pct GB Home Away RS RA Diff Strk L10
Houston Astros50450.526+12.028-2022-25455404+51L17-3
Oakland Athletics36610.371+27.022-2514-36372470-98L15-5

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