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Astros-Athletics Series Snapshot: September 8-10, 2017

Astros play a doubleheader in Oakland.

Houston Astros v Seattle Mariners Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images

Houston Astros (83-53) vs. Oakland Athletics (59-80), September 8-10, 2017

Friday

RHP Collin McHugh (2-2, 3.25 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, .306 BABIP, 3.60 xFIP) vs. RHP Jharel Cotton (7-10, 5.53 ERA, 1.46 WHIP, .282 BABIP, 5.47 xFIP)

Time: 9:05 p.m. CT
TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Saturday

RHP Charlie Morton (11-6, 3.87 ERA, 1.22 WHIP, .295 BABIP, 3.62 xFIP) vs. RHP Daniel Mengden (0-1, 10.13 ERA, 2.00 WHIP, .300 BABIP, 6.87 XFIP)

Time: 3:05 p.m. CT
TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Saturday

RHP Brad Peacock (10-2, 3.05 ERA, 1.26 WHIP, .315 BABIP, 3.69 xFIP) vs. RHP Daniel Gossett (3-8, 5.32 ERA, 1.54 WHIP, .329 BABIP, 4.24 xFIP)

Time: 9:05 p.m. CT
TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)

Sunday

LHP Dallas Keuchel (12-3, 2.88 ERA, 1.09 WHIP, 251 BABIP, 3.29 xFIP) vs. RHP Kendall Graveman (4-4, 4.70 ERA, 1.43 WHIP, .326 BABIP, 4.57 xFIP)

Time: 3:05 p.m. CT
TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)


Series Snapshot

Split records: Astros — 45-22 on the road; Athletics — 38-33 at home

Run differential: Astros — +170.0 (3rd best in MLB); Athletics — -118.0 (26th)

Runs scored per game: Astros — 5.56 (1st); Athletics — 4.43 (22nd)

OPS+: Astros — 127 (1st); Athletics — 101 (6th)

wRC+: Astros — 122 (1st); Athletics — 99 (11th)

Earned Runs allowed per game: Astros — 4.09 (11th); Athletics — 4.71 (15th)

xFIP: Astros — 3.77 (3rd); Athletics — 4.53 (19th)

ERA+: Astros — 98 (16th); Athletics — 90 (23rd)

Last 10 games: Astros — 8-2; Athletics — 2-8

2016 head-to-head record: Astros, 13-6

2017 head-to-head: Astros, 12-3