BOTTOM LINE: The Oakland Athletics head to take on the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday.
The Angels are 29-23 on their home turf. The Los Angeles offense has compiled a .256 batting average as a team this season, David Fletcher leads the team with a mark of .306.
The Athletics are 27-22 on the road. Oakland’s lineup has 128 home runs this season, Matt Olson leads them with 27 homers.
The Athletics won the last meeting 6-0. James Kaprielian earned his fifth victory and Olson went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for Oakland. Jose Suarez registered his third loss for Los Angeles.
TOP PERFORMERS: Fletcher leads the Angels with 118 hits and has 38 RBIs.
Olson leads the Athletics with 51 extra base hits and is slugging .584.
LAST 10 GAMES: Angels: 5-5, .242 batting average, 4.14 ERA, outscored by 11 runs
Athletics: 4-6, .241 batting average, 3.32 ERA, outscored opponents by nine runs