BOTTOM LINE: Shohei Ohtani and the Angels will take on the Athletics Tuesday.
The Athletics are 11-13 against the rest of their division. Oakland’s team on-base percentage of .317 is fourth in the American League. Mark Canha leads the team with an OBP of .378.
The Angels are 14-18 against AL West Division teams. Los Angeles has hit 85 home runs this season, eighth in the American League. Shohei Ohtani leads them with 17, averaging one every 12.8 at-bats.
The Athletics won the last meeting 8-5. Sean Manaea earned his sixth victory and Sean Murphy went 2-for-2 with a home run and two RBIs for Oakland. Dylan Bundy registered his seventh loss for Los Angeles.
TOP PERFORMERS: Matt Olson leads the Athletics with 18 home runs and has 48 RBIs.
Ohtani leads the Angels with 34 extra base hits and is slugging .585.
LAST 10 GAMES: Athletics: 8-2, .268 batting average, 3.03 ERA, outscored opponents by 23 runs