Rangers and Darvish take on the Indians
Yu Darvish will be looking to pitch the Texas Rangers to another win on the baseball betting lines at the sportsbooks on Friday as they take on the Cleveland Indians at home.
Darvish is 5-2 with a 2.08 ERA on the season, and he held the Nationals scoreless on five hits over eight innings while fanning 12 in his most recent outing. Trevor Bauer (1-2, 3.63 ERA) is the starter for the Indians on Friday.
Cleveland Indians vs Texas Rangers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Those betting on the visitors in this one found the Cleveland Indians listed as underdogs of 156 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8, check for odds updates at 5Dimes.
Computer Prediction: Cleveland Indians vs Texas Rangers Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.3-4 win for the Indians on Friday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
30-30 Texas battles the Indians, currently with a 30-30 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Texas vs Cleveland injuries news.
This game puts the Texas Rangers, most recently No. 20 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Cleveland Indians, who rate a No. 15 in the latest survey.
How Cleveland Indians vs Texas Rangers Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Texas Rangers No. 13 ranked offense (4.23 runs per game) against a Cleveland Indians defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 24 at 4.6 runs allowed per game. The Texas Rangers have been averaging 9.03 hits per game, more than the Cleveland Indians have managed so far this season (8.62 hits on average).
Texas owns the No. 27 defense, allowing 4.23 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Cleveland's No. 24-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Cleveland was a 7-4 winner in its last match at home against the Red Sox. They won as -140 favorites, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors. Cleveland needed extra innings to get the job done against the Red Sox on Wednesday as the Indians defeated them 7-4 at Progressive Field.
Last time out for Texas, they were a 8-6 winner as they battled the Orioles at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -108 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Texas looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Orioles, a 8-6 final on Thursday in support of Colby Lewis at Globe Life Park.
Cleveland Indians vs Texas Rangers Betting Odds Trends
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cleveland's last 10 games
Cleveland is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games on the road
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas's last 7 games
Texas is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 9 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Cleveland at Texas, Saturday, June 7th