Oakland (4th - AL West) at Houston (2nd - AL West)

Matchup Details
Mon, Aug 29 - Minute Maid Park
First Pitch - 8:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Oakland 57-73-10.6630-3627-3758-6771-594.70
Houston 68-62-8.0436-2932-3359-6358-72-10.86
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Oakland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPS. Manaea
Ques Sun
Back
08/29/16
Manaea left his last outing with a right rhomboid strain and is uncertain to make his next scheduled start Sunday against the Red Sox.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPS. Doolittle
Early Sept
Shoulder
08/29/16
Doolittle is sidelined with a shoulder strain and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is expected to return to the bullpen Friday against the Red Sox.23-30
$-294
20-30
SPS. Gray
15-day DL
Forearm
08/28/16
Gray is ailing from a muscle strain and inflammation in his right forearm. He has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.9-11
$+55
5-15
SPJ. Hahn
Early Sept
Shoulder
08/24/16
Hahn is on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain. He is expected to make a rehab start then return to the rotation in the beginning of September.9-13
$-145
6-16
2BT. Ladendorf
15-day DL
Wrist
08/17/16
Ladendorf has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after spraining his left wrist.5-5
$+175
2-8
CJ. Phegley
out for season
Knee
08/29/16
Phegley has been moved to the 60-day disabled list while he recovers from a strained right knee. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.22-27
$+12
18-29
RPF. Rodriguez
out for season
Shoulder
08/28/16
Rodriguez is dealing with a shoulder strain and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is likely to miss the remainder of the season.22-26
$+152
17-29
SPH. Alvarez
Early Sept
Shoulder
08/24/16
Alvarez is on the 60-day disabled list while he recovers from offseason shoulder surgery but is expected to join the bullpen during the beginning of September.57-73
$-1066
58-67
SPF. Doubront
out for season
Forearm
08/17/16
Doubront has been moved from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from Tommy John surgery. He will miss the remainder of the season.57-73
$-1066
58-67
2BJ. Lowrie
out for season
Foot
08/17/16
Lowrie has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list and is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to ligament damage in his left foot.10-13
$-34
7-16
RFA. Lambo
60-day DL
Groin
07/04/16
Lambo continues to recover from testicular cancer surgery and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list.22-26
$+152
17-29
LFM. Canha
out for season
Hip
05/13/16
Canha had surgery to repair a left hip impingement and labral tear. He has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.43-54
$-613
43-51
LFS. Fuld
out for season
Shoulder
05/02/16
Fuld is on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain. He will require surgery and will miss the remainder of the season.57-73
$-1066
58-67
SPC. Bassitt
out for season
Elbow
04/29/16
Bassit has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a UCL strain in his right elbow and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.46-61
$-1082
49-55
2BE. Sogard
60-day DL
Knee
04/11/16
Sogard is on the 60-day disabled list with a damaged patellar tendon and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.57-73
$-1066
58-67
SPJ. Parker
60-day DL
Elbow
03/13/16
Parker had surgery to reconstruct the flexor tendon and ulnar collateral ligament complex in his right elbow. He has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.57-73
$-1066
58-67
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
LFC. Rasmus
Ques Tues
Ear
08/29/16
Rasmus had surgery to remove a cyst in his right ear and has been paced on the 15-day disabled list. He could return to the lineup in time for Tuesday's game against the Athletics.11-9
$+147
13-5
3BL. Valbuena
out for season
Hamstring
08/25/16
Valbuena has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and had season-ending surgery to repair his right hamstring.14-16
$-441
15-13
LFP. Tucker
Early Sept
Shoulder
08/22/16
Tucker has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right shoulder but could return during the beginning of September.8-7
$+73
10-4
SPL. McCullers
Mid Sept
Elbow
08/03/16
McCullers is experiencing discomfort in his right elbow and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He could return to the rotation sometime in September.12-12
$-95
13-9
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Oakland Athletics suddenly have the look of a team that might relish playing the spoiler down the stretch. The Athletics will try their hand at another playoff contender when they open a three-game series at the Houston Astros on Monday.

 
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