Athletics vs Diamondbacks: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – April 12, 2021

Written By Staff on April 12, 2021 - Last Updated on April 13, 2021

The Arizona Diamondbacks (4-6) will look to Eduardo Escobar, who is on a four-game home run streak, when they face the Oakland Athletics (3-7). The Athletics are  in this matchup against the Diamondbacks (), which starts at 9:40 PM ET on Monday at Chase Field. Chris Bassitt gets the starting nod for Oakland, and Madison Bumgarner is Arizona’s pick to start.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 12, 2021, 2:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Athletics vs Diamondbacks Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Bassitt (OAK) Pitcher Bumgarner (ARI)
0 – 2 W/L 0 – 1
11.1 IP 9.0
5.56 ERA 11.00
1.410 WHIP 2.220
5.6 K/9 10.0
2.4 BB/9 5.0

Athletics Probable Starter Chris Bassitt

  • Bassitt (0-2) takes the mound first for the Athletics to make his third start of the season.
  • His last time out was on Wednesday against the Dodgers, when the right-hander tossed six innings, surrendering four earned runs while allowing nine hits.
  • The Athletics were named the moneyline favorite for one Bassitt start this season — they lost.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of April 12, 2021 at 2:04 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Diamondbacks Stats vs Bassitt

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Kole Calhoun 10 .300 3 0 2 .417 .917
Asdrúbal Cabrera 4 .250 1 0 0 .400 .650
Eduardo Escobar 4 .500 2 0 1 .600 1.600
Josh VanMeter 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Christian Walker 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 .666
Carson Kelly 3 .333 1 0 1 .333 .666
Stephen Vogt 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
David Peralta 3 .667 2 1 1 .667 2.667
Nick Ahmed 1 .000 0 0 0 .500 .500

Diamondbacks Probable Starter Madison Bumgarner

  • The Diamondbacks’ Bumgarner will make his third start of the season.
  • The left-hander last pitched on Saturday against the Reds, throwing 2/3 innings of relief and allowing hits.
  • His team is 0-2 this season when he starts and they’re underdogs on the moneyline.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of April 12, 2021 at 2:04 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Athletics Stats vs Bumgarner

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Jed Lowrie 22 .227 5 0 0 .261 .488
Stephen Piscotty 13 .231 3 1 1 .286 .824
Mark Canha 13 .077 1 1 1 .143 .451
Matt Chapman 11 .273 3 0 1 .385 .749
Matt Olson 11 .091 1 0 0 .231 .413
Elvis Andrus 9 .333 3 1 2 .400 1.178
Mitch Moreland 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 .666
Ramón Laureano 1 1.000 1 0 1 1.000 3.000

Athletics Betting Trends

  • Last season the Athletics had the No. 16 offense in MLB play scoring 4.6 runs per game (274 total runs).
  • The Athletics finished 30-15 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite last season (winning 66.7% of those games).
  • Oakland had a 25-14 record last year (winning 64.1% of its games) when playing as a moneyline favorite of -125 or shorter.
  • Oakland combined with opponents to go over the total 23 times last season for a 23-32-1 record against the over/under.
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Diamondbacks Betting Trends

  • Last season, the Diamondbacks were the underdog 39 times and won 16, or 41%, of those games.
  • Arizona had a record of 11-19 in games where oddsmakers had them as underogs of at least +108 on the moneyline.
  • Last season, Arizona and its opponents hit the over in 24 of their 57 games with a total.

Athletics Players to Watch

  • Mitch Moreland had a batting average of .265 with 36 total hits last season.
  • Mark Canha had 12 doubles, two triples, five home runs and 36 walks while batting .246.
  • Among the qualified hitters in MLB action, Canha’s .384 OBP ranked 17th.

Athletics Batting Stats (2020)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Matt Olson 210 .195 28 14 42 .305 .729
Mark Canha 191 .246 32 5 33 .384 .792
Ramón Laureano 183 .213 27 6 25 .338 .704
Stephen Piscotty 159 .226 17 5 29 .271 .629
Matt Chapman 142 .232 22 10 25 .276 .811
Mitch Moreland 136 .265 22 10 29 .333 .884
Sean Murphy 116 .233 21 7 14 .364 .821
Elvis Andrus 103 .194 11 3 7 .252 .582
Tony Kemp 93 .247 15 0 4 .363 .664
Seth Brown 5 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Diamondbacks Players to Watch

  • David Peralta finished last season with a .300 batting average while adding five home runs and 34 RBI.
  • Peralta’s .300 BA ranked 23rd among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Christian Walker collected 59 hits, posted an OBP of .333 and a .459 SLG.
  • Walker ranked fourth in SLG among qualified hitters in the majors.

Diamondbacks Batting Stats (2020)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Christian Walker 218 .271 35 7 34 .333 .792
David Peralta 203 .300 19 5 34 .339 .772
Eduardo Escobar 203 .212 22 4 20 .257 .592
Nick Ahmed 199 .266 29 5 29 .327 .729
Asdrúbal Cabrera 190 .242 23 8 31 .305 .752
Kole Calhoun 190 .226 35 16 40 .338 .864
Carson Kelly 122 .221 11 5 19 .264 .649
Stephen Vogt 72 .167 6 1 7 .247 .525
Josh VanMeter 70 .129 9 2 6 .228 .485
Tim Locastro 69 .290 15 2 7 .395 .859

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