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    The Cleveland Guardians (3-1) ride a four-game win streak into a road contest against the Oakland Athletics (1-2) on Tuesday at 9:40 PM ET. The Guardians are favored (-202) over the Athletics (+169). Shane Bieber starts for Cleveland while Oakland will counter with JP Sears.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Guardians vs. Athletics

    • Game Day: Tuesday, April 4, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:40 PM ET
    • Location: Oakland, California
    • Stadium: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
    Guardians vs Athletics Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Guardians -202 7

    How Do I Watch the Guardians vs. the Athletics?

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Guardians Stats & Trends

    Guardians Batting

    • The Guardians hit 127 home runs last season, the second-lowest total in MLB action.
    • Cleveland’s .253 batting average was seventh-best in MLB.
    • Last season the Guardians had the No. 15 offense in MLB play scoring 4.3 runs per game (698 total runs).
    • The club struck out 6.9 times per game, the fewest Ks in baseball.
    • The Guardians averaged 1.0 home runs per game when playing on the road last season (77 total in road contests).
    • Cleveland slugged .398 with 3.0 extra-base hits per game in road contests.
    • The club batted .255 with 729 hits (9.0 per game) on the road last season.

    Guardians Key Batters

    • Jose Ramirez finished last season with 167 hits while batting .278.
    • Steven Kwan finished with an OBP of .375 while batting .298 with 89 runs scored.
    • Josh Bell ended his last campaign with 147 hits, an OBP of .366, plus a slugging percentage of .422.
    • Amed Rosario hit 11 homers while driving in 71 runs.

    Athletics Stats & Trends

    Athletics Batting

    • The Athletics hit just 137 homers last season, which ranked 27th in the league.
    • Oakland ranked last in MLB with a team batting average of just .216.
    • The Athletics scored the 29th-most runs in the league last season with just 568 (3.5 per game).
    • Oakland ranked 16th in MLB in strikeouts per game at 8.6 whiffs per contest.
    • In 81 games at home last season, they hit 53 homers, an average of 0.7 per contest.
    • Oakland had a team slugging percentage of .326 in home games last season with 191 extra-base hits.
    • They averaged 6.6 base hits per game and hit .208 as a team at home last season.

    Athletics Key Batters

    • Seth Brown had an OBP of .308 with 115 hits last season.
    • Tony Kemp had a .334 slugging percentage while batting .235.
    • Jesus Aguilar hit .235 with 19 doubles, 16 home runs and 29 walks a season ago.
    • Aledmys Diaz hit .243 with 13 doubles, 12 home runs and 18 walks.

    Guardians vs. Athletics Probable Pitchers

    Shane Bieber (CLE) Pitcher JP Sears (OAK)
    0 – 0 W/L 0 – 0
    6 IP 0
    0.00 ERA 0.00
    1.000 WHIP 0.000
    4.5 K/9 0
    0.0 BB/9 0

    Guardians vs. Athletics Injury Updates

    • Guardians: Triston McKenzie: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Sam Hentges: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Cody Morris: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)
    • Athletics: Manny Piña: 10 Day IL (Wrist), Drew Rucinski: 15 Day IL (Undisclosed), Freddy Tarnok: 15 Day IL (Undisclosed), Paul Blackburn: 15 Day IL (Finger), Kirby Snead: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)
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