Saturday's game between the Houston Astros (25-19) and Oakland Athletics (10-36) going head to head at Minute Maid Park has a projected final score of 5-3 (based on our computer prediction) in favor of the Astros, who is listed as the favorite by our model. The game will begin at 4:10 PM ET on May 20.

The Astros will call on Hunter Brown (4-1) versus the Athletics and JP Sears (0-3).

Astros vs. Athletics Game Info & Odds

  • When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 4:10 PM ET
  • Where: Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas
  • How to Watch on TV: SportsNet SW
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Astros vs. Athletics Score Prediction

Our prediction for this contest is Astros 5, Athletics 3.

Total Prediction for Astros vs. Athletics

  • Total Prediction: Under 8.5 runs

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Astros Performance Insights

  • The Astros have played as the favorite in eight of their past 10 games and won seven of those contests.
  • In its last 10 games with a total, Houston and its opponents have failed to hit the over six times.
  • Bookmakers have not set a spread for any of the Astros' last 10 games.
  • The Astros have entered the game as favorites 30 times this season and won 16, or 53.3%, of those games.
  • Houston has not been bigger favorites this season than the -300 moneyline set for this game.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Astros have a 75% chance to win.
  • Houston has scored the 17th-most runs in the majors this season with 196 (4.5 per game).
  • The Astros' 3.31 team ERA leads all league pitching staffs.

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Astros Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
May 14 @ White Sox W 4-3 Hunter Brown vs Lucas Giolito
May 15 Cubs W 6-4 Framber Valdez vs Jameson Taillon
May 16 Cubs W 7-3 Cristian Javier vs Justin Steele
May 17 Cubs W 7-6 J.P. France vs Drew Smyly
May 19 Athletics W 5-1 Brandon Bielak vs Ken Waldichuk
May 20 Athletics - Hunter Brown vs JP Sears
May 21 Athletics - Framber Valdez vs James Kaprielian
May 22 @ Brewers - Cristian Javier vs Wade Miley
May 23 @ Brewers - J.P. France vs Corbin Burnes
May 24 @ Brewers - Brandon Bielak vs Adrian Houser
May 26 @ Athletics - Hunter Brown vs Kyle Muller