Sunday's contest between the Houston Astros (30-21) and the Oakland Athletics (10-44) at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum has a projected final score of 6-4 based on our computer prediction, with the Astros coming out on top. First pitch is at 4:07 PM on May 28.

This contest's pitching matchup is set, as the Astros will send Cristian Javier (5-1) to the mound, while Ken Waldichuk (1-4) will answer the bell for the Athletics.

Astros vs. Athletics Game Info & Odds

  • When: Sunday, May 28, 2023 at 4:07 PM ET
  • Where: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS-CA
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Astros vs. Athletics Score Prediction

Our prediction for this game is Astros 6, Athletics 5.

Total Prediction for Astros vs. Athletics

  • Total Prediction: Over 8.5 runs

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Discover More About This Game

Astros Performance Insights

  • The Astros have played as the favorite in nine of their past 10 games and won eight of those contests.
  • In its last 10 games with a total, Houston and its opponents have failed to hit the over six times.
  • The Astros have two wins against the spread in their last five chances.
  • The Astros have entered the game as favorites 36 times this season and won 21, or 58.3%, of those games.
  • Houston has a record of 4-1 when favored by -275 or more by sportsbooks this season.
  • Oddsmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Astros have a 73.3% chance to win.
  • Houston has scored 224 runs (4.4 per game) this season, which ranks 20th in MLB.
  • The Astros have a 3.22 team ERA that ranks first among all MLB pitching staffs.

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Astros Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
May 22 @ Brewers W 12-2 Cristian Javier vs Corbin Burnes
May 23 @ Brewers L 6-0 J.P. France vs Colin Rea
May 24 @ Brewers L 4-0 Brandon Bielak vs Adrian Houser
May 26 @ Athletics W 5-2 Hunter Brown vs James Kaprielian
May 27 @ Athletics W 6-3 Framber Valdez vs Austin Pruitt
May 28 @ Athletics - Cristian Javier vs Ken Waldichuk
May 29 Twins - J.P. France vs Sonny Gray
May 30 Twins - Brandon Bielak vs Joe Ryan
May 31 Twins - Hunter Brown vs Louie Varland
June 1 Angels - Framber Valdez vs Reid Detmers
June 2 Angels - Cristian Javier vs Shohei Ohtani