Peña expected to start for Los Angeles against Oakland

March 30, 2019

Los Angeles Angels (80-82, fourth in the AL West in 2018) vs. Oakland Athletics (97-65, second in the AL West in 2018)

Oakland, California; Saturday, 9 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Felix Pena (0-0, 0.00 ERA) Athletics: Brett Anderson (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

LINE: Angels favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Angels square off against the Oakland Athletics on Saturday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.

The Athletics finished 38-38 against AL West Division opponents in 2018. Oakland batted .252 as a team last year and hit 227 total home runs.

The Angels went 37-39 in division play in 2018. Los Angeles pitchers had a WHIP of 1.32 last season while striking out 8.6 hitters per game.

Athletics Injuries: None listed.

Angels Injuries: Mike Trout: day-to-day (right shin).