Texas Rangers

Texas Rangers vs. Cleveland Indians

The Texas Rangers and the Cleveland Indians face off on Monday in Arlington as they close out their four game series. The Texas Rangers are starting to slide in the AL West standings as they have dropped their last two games of this series to the Indians. On Sunday Adian Beltre and Alex Rios each had two hits and Rougned Odor had a hit as the Rangers scored two runs on six hits. Starting pitcher Joe Saunders allowed seven hits and three runs, two earned, over 5.1 innings to take the loss and fall to 0-2 for the season. For Monday’s game the Rangers start Nicholas Martinez who is coming off of a loss in his last start. For the season Martinez has allowed 51 hits and 16 earned runs while striking out 21 over 44.2 innings for a 1-2 record and a 3.22 ERA. The Cleveland Indians have moved Read More

Minnesota Twins vs. Texas Rangers

The Minnesota Twins and the Texas Rangers face of on Monday at Target Field for game one of their series. The Rangers are -115 favorites over the Twins with an over/under run total set at 9. The Minnesota Twins are a game under .500 for the season but they are still in the thick of things in the AL Central. The Twins are 12-11 at home, 5-5 in their last 10 games, and they have lost three games in a row. As a team the Twins are hitting .245 with Kurt Suzuki hitting .293, Joe Mauer hitting .285, and Brian Dozier hitting .251. The Twins pitching staff has an ERA of 4.51 with their starters at 5.04 and the bullpen at 3.61. For game one against the Rangers the Twins start Kevin Correia who is coming off of a win in his last start. For the season Correia has allowed Read More

Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers

The Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers face off on Friday at Safeco Field for game one of their AL West weekend series. The Rangers are -115 favorites over the Seattle Mariners with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The Seattle Mariners are off to a tough start to the season as they are falling short of expectations. The Mariners are 3-5 at home this season, 2-8 in their last 10 games, and 5.5 games back in the AL West. As a team Seattle is hitting .222 with Robinson Cano hitting .280, Corey Hart hitting .270, and Dustin Ackley hitting .239. The Mariners pitching staff has an ERA of 3.51 with the starters at 3.58 and the bullpen at 3.38. For game one against the Rangers the Mariners start Roenis Elias who is coming off of a loss in his last start. For the season Elias has allowed 19 Read More

Texas Rangers vs. Oakland Athletics

The Oakland A’s and the Texas Rangers face off on Monday in Oakland in game one of the AL West series. The Rangers are -120 favorites over the Athletics with an over/under run total set at 6.5 runs. The Oakland A’s are rolling once again this season and they enter this series in first place in the AL West. The A’s have won three in a row, are 6-3 at home, and 8-2 in their last 10 games. As a team Oakland is hitting .251 with Alberto Callespo hitting .321, Jed Lowrie hitting .283, and Josh Donaldson hitting .272. The A’s pitching staff has an ERA of 2.56 with the starters at 2.58 and the bullpen at 2.53. For game one against the Rangers the A’s start Daniel Strally who has allowed 16 hits and 10 runs while striking out 15 over 16.2 innings for a 1-1 record and a Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. Texas Rangers

The Boston Red Sox and the Texas Rangers face off on Monday in Boston for game one of their series. The Red Sox are -150 favorites over the Rangers with an over/under run total set at 9. The Boston Red Sox were swept at home over the weekend by the Brewers and in the highly competitive American League East they know they can’t afford to fall too far behind the leaders. The Red Sox have lost three games in a row and they have been outscored by five runs as the are 1.5 games off the pace in the AL East. Xander Bogarts is leading Boston in hitting at .381, Dustin Pedroia is hitting .357, David Ortiz is hitting .318, and Mike Napoli is sporting a .261 batting average. For game one against the Rangers the Red Sox start John Lackey who had a win in his first start this Read More

Texas Rangers vs. Los Angeles Angels

The Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Angels face off on Sunday in their final game of the 2013 MLB Baseball season. The Rangers are -160 favorites over the Angels with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The formula for the Texas Rangers is simple, win and their season continues, lose and they are going to need some help. The Rangers win on Saturday combined with the Rays’ loss puts them tied for the final Wildcard spot in the American League. On Saturday Craig Gentry had two hits and A.J. Pierzynski and Alex Rios had hits and drove in runs as the Rangers scored seven runs on 10 hits. Starting pitcher Derek Holland allowed eight hits and four runs over 4.2 innings as Joakim Soria got the win and Joe Nathan earned the save. For Sunday’s monster game the Rangers start Yu Darvish who is 13-9 with a 2.82 Read More

Texas Rangers vs. Houston Astros

The Texas Rangers and the Houston Astros face off on Monday in Arlington as the begin the final week of the 2013 MLB regular season. The Rangers are -285 favorites over the Astros with an over/under run total set at 9. The Texas Rangers are watching their post season hopes slip away and they have a week left to make a final push. The Rangers are 1.5 games out of the final Wildcard spot in the American League as they are 3-7 in their last 10 games. The Rangers are hitting .261 as a team with Adrian Beltre hitting .318, A.J. Pierzynski hitting .274, and Ian Kinsler hitting .262. For game one against the Astros the Rangers start Derek Holland who is 9-9 with a 3.48 ERA in his last three starts and 0-2 with a 8.59 EA in his last three starts. The Houston Astros have the worst record Read More

Texas Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

The Texas Rangers and the Pittsburgh Pirates face off for an interleague series on Monday in Arlington. The Rangers are -170 favorites over the Pirates with an over/under run total set at 8. The Texas Rangers are now the chasers in the A.L. West as the season enters its’ final three weeks. The Rangers trail the Oakland A’s but it has been a back and forth battle which may not be decided until the final days of the season. As a team the Rangers are hitting .263 with Adrian Beltre hitting .319, A.J. Pierzynski hitting .281, and Ian Kinsler hitting .273. For Monday’s game the Rangers start Yu Darvish who is 12-7 with a 2.91 ERA for the season and 0-2 with a 4.82 ERA in his last three starts. The Pittsburgh Pirates looked to be in control of the N.L. Central but now they are in danger of dropping Read More

Texas Rangers vs. Minnesota Twins

The Texas Rangers and the Minnesota Twins close out their series on Sunday in Arlington. The Rangers are -205 favorites over the Twins with an over/under run total set at 10. The Texas Rangers continue to lead the AL West and they helped themselves on Saturday with a win over the Twins. A.J. Pierzynski had two hits and Ian Kinsler, Alex Rios, and Elvis Andrus all had hits, as the Rangers scored two runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Matt Garza allowed three hits and a run, while striking out nine over 7.0 innings but it was Joe Nathan who got the win to go to 5-2 on the season. For Sunday’s game, the Rangers start Travis Blackley, who is coming off of a win in his last start. For the season, Blackley has allowed eight hits and five runs, while striking out six over 10 innings for a 1-0 Read More

Texas Rangers vs. New York Yankees

The New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Angels face off on Wednesday for game three of their four game series at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees are -110 favorites over the Angels with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The New York Yankees have their backs to the wall but they are fighting to the end as they took out the bats beating the Angels on Tuesday. Alfonaso Soriano had three hits including two home runs, Lyle Overbay had three hits, and Vernon Well shad two hits including a home run as the Yankees scored 14 runs on 19 hits. Starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia allowed three hits and three runs while striking out seven over 6.0 innings to get the win and level his record at 10-10. For Wednesday’s game the Yankees start Ivan Nova who allowed just one run last time out over eight innings but got a Read More