Tony T's Astros vs. Athletics Total 10-5-2020
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Houston Astros (31-31) at Oakland Athletics (38-25)
Monday, October 05, 2020 at 4:07 pm
Houston Astros and Oakland Athletics to play under the total of eight runs. Chris Bassitt gets the start for the Athletics. The righthander has been outstanding by allowing two earned runs in his past five starts working 30 2/3rd innings. In his last start against the Astros nearly a month ago he allowed no runs in seven innings. He is backed by a strong bullpen. Lance McCullers Jr. counters for the Astros. The righty in his past three starts has given up no runs in 17 2/3rd innings. McCullers Jr. has allowed two earned runs or fewer in four of his past five starts against the Athletics. Astros pitching allowed one run in each of their two games against the Twins. Play Houston and Oakland under eight runs.