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Oakland Athletics AL West
Matchup Preview • Oak vs. Hou
Season Overview
Oakland Athletics Houston Astros
21-32 (26) Season Record (MLB Rk) 23-28 (22)
4 Division Rank 3
13 League Rank 12
12-15 Home Record 14-15
9-17 Away Record 9-13
4-11 Division Record 11-7
11-27 League Record 18-19
201 Runs For 236
263 Runs Against 241
Lost 1 Streak Won 1
Team Stats
.224 AVG .265
.297 OBP .331
.387 SLG .426
4.52 ERA 4.53
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 204.3
Age Average 27.7
Oldest T.J. McFarland (34)
Youngest Tyler Soderstrom (22)
Rookies 15
30 years old + 15
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 11
Free agency 10
Waivers 3
Trades 21
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 3942 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 2423 games / 706 starts
Team Totals 6624 games / 706 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 203.6
Age Average 28.7
Oldest Justin Verlander (41)
Youngest Kenedy Corona (24)
Rookies 15
30 years old + 15
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 18
Free agency 12
Waivers 4
Trades 11
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 7162 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 3341 games / 1180 starts
Team Totals 11035 games / 1180 starts
Injuries
Blackburn, Paul Foot injury - right 15-day injured list
Boyle, Joe Lower back strain 15-day injured list
Diaz, Aledmys Calf strain - right 60-day injured list
Gott, Trevor Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Hernaiz, Darell Ankle sprain - left 60-day injured list
Medina, Luis MCL sprain - right 60-day injured list
Newcomb, Sean Knee inflammation - left 60-day injured list
Ruiz, Esteury Wrist injury - left 10-day injured list
Tarnok, Freddy Hip inflammation - right 60-day injured list
Waldichuk, Ken Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Wood, Alex Rotator cuff tendinitis - left 15-day injured list
Injuries
Blanco, Ronel Suspended by MLB suspended
Garcia, Luis Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Graveman, Kendall Shoulder surgery - right 60-day injured list
McCullers Jr., Lance Elbow surgery - right 60-day injured list
Murfee, Penn Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Ortega, Oliver Elbow surgery - right 60-day injured list
Sousa, Bennett Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 60-day injured list
Urquidy, Jose Forearm strain - right 15-day injured list
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Brent Rooker - .285
Runs Batted In Brent Rooker - 32
Home Runs Brent Rooker - 11
Wins Paul Blackburn - 3
Strikeouts Mason Miller - 42
ERA JP Sears - 4.31
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Jeremy Pena - .320
Runs Batted In Kyle Tucker - 36
Home Runs Kyle Tucker - 17
Wins Ronel Blanco - 4
Strikeouts Ronel Blanco - 45
Who's Hot?
Seth Brown (1B) .357, 1HR in last 14AB
J.D. Davis (IF) .438, 2HR in last 16AB
Kyle McCann (C) .375 in last 8AB
Brent Rooker (DH) .35, 5HR in last 80AB
Who's Not?
Joey Estes (P) 1-1, 7.47 in last 15.2IP
Zack Gelof (IF) .212 in last 33AB
Shea Langeliers (C) .091 in last 11AB
JP Sears (P) 1-1, 5.4 in last 15.0IP
Tyler Soderstrom (C) .105 in last 19AB
Mitch Spence (P) 0-1, 5.79 in last 14.0IP
Ross Stripling (P) 1-5, 6.19 in last 32.0IP
Abraham Toro (IF) .2 in last 40AB
Who's Hot?
Yordan Alvarez (OF) .34, 1HR in last 50AB
Spencer Arrighetti (P) 2-0, 4.76 in last 11.1IP
Mauricio Dubon (IF) .6, 1HR in last 10AB
Jake Meyers (OF) .37, 3HR in last 46AB
Framber Valdez (P) 3-2, 5.22 in last 29.1IP
Justin Verlander (P) 2-2, 4.76 in last 22.2IP
Who's Not?
Alex Bregman (3B) .216 in last 74AB
Hunter Brown (P) 1-2, 5.46 in last 29.2IP
Victor Caratini (C) .111 in last 9AB
Cristian Javier (P) 1-1, 8.74 in last 11.1IP
Jeremy Pena (SS) .125 in last 8AB
Jon Singleton (1B) .213 in last 61AB
Kyle Tucker (RF) .125 in last 8AB