How to Watch Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics: Channel, Live Stream, Game Time – May 16

Cristian Javier will pitch for the Houston Astros (18-25), opposed by Joey Estes of the Oakland Athletics (19-26) on Thursday. First pitch at Minute Maid Park is scheduled for 8:10 PM ET.

Looking to watch Houston square off against Oakland? Keep scrolling for details on how to watch the game on TV or stream it live.

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Astros vs. Athletics TV Channel and Live Stream

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024
  • Time: 8:10 PM ET
  • TV: SCHN
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Venue: Minute Maid Park

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Probable Pitchers

Cristian Javier (HOU) Pitcher Joey Estes (OAK)
2 – 1 W/L 1 – 0
24.2 IP 5
4.01 ERA 1.80
1.419 WHIP 0.400
6.6 K/9 9.0
5.5 BB/9 0.0

Astros vs. Athletics Top Hitters


  • Kyle Tucker has racked up a team-high OBP (.403), and leads the Astros in hits (43). He’s hitting .279 with 10 doubles, 13 home runs and 32 walks.
  • Jose Altuve has 10 doubles, seven home runs and 15 walks while hitting .312.
  • Jeremy Pena is hitting .333 with six doubles, a triple, four home runs and seven walks. He has a .455 slugging percentage, which paces the Astros.
  • Yordan Alvarez has six doubles, eight home runs and 16 walks while hitting .257.

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  • Brent Rooker has been key for Oakland with 34 hits, an OBP of .373 plus a slugging percentage of .602.
  • Abraham Toro is slashing .287/.340/.440 this season and leads the Athletics with an OPS of .780.
  • Shea Langeliers leads Oakland in total hits (29) this season, and 17 of those have gone for extra bases.
  • JJ Bleday has five home runs, 18 RBI and a batting average of .248 this season.

Astros vs. Athletics Season Splits


  • The Astros have won 10 and lost 12 in their 22 home games so far this season.
  • The Astros are 14-17 in night games and 4-8 in day games.
  • So far this season, Houston is 3-9 in one-run games.
  • When facing righties, the Astros have gone 12-16, and they are 6-9 against left-handers.

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  • This year Oakland is 9-13 away from home.
  • In day games, the Athletics are 11-10. In night games, they are 8-16.
  • In 2024, Oakland’s record in one-run games is 7-7.
  • Against right-handers, the Athletics have gone 13-18, and versus lefties they are 6-8.

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