BOTTOM LINE: Shohei Ohtani and the Angels will take on the Athletics Tuesday.
The Athletics are 29-24 on their home turf. Oakland’s lineup has 120 home runs this season, Matt Olson leads the club with 24 homers.
The Angels have gone 19-25 away from home. Los Angeles has a collective .258 this season, led by David Fletcher with an average of .313.
The Athletics won the last meeting 4-1. Cole Irvin earned his seventh victory and Ramon Laureano went 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs for Oakland. Steve Cishek took his first loss for Los Angeles.
TOP PERFORMERS: Olson leads the Athletics with 61 RBIs and is batting .287.
Shohei Ohtani leads the Angels with 57 extra base hits and is batting .274.
LAST 10 GAMES: Athletics: 5-5, .224 batting average, 3.14 ERA, outscored opponents by four runs