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Ryan Dempster vs Jon Lester matchup featured in MLB action

Texas RangersBoston Red Sox
Aug 7, 7:10 PM | GrassFenway Park

Texas Rangers vs Boston Red Sox Odds

63-45TEAM RECORD55-55

The Texas Rangers will look to grab a road win when they take on the Red Sox in Boston at Fenway Park on Tuesday in baseball odds action.

The match puts starter Ryan Dempster for the Rangers on the hill facing Jon Lester for the Red Sox. Dempster brings a 5-5 mark to the game, while Lester is 5-9 to date on the season.

View Texas vs Boston Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Rangers were listed as -119 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 9.5 before betting started earlier on Monday.

Power Rankings:
The Red Sox sit at No. 7 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rangers sit at an American League No. 3 on the same chart.

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How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Boston and its American League No. 2-rated batting order, averaging 4.9 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 1 lineup of the Rangers at 5.1 runs per outing.

Comparing defensive stats, Texas owns the American League's No. 3-rated road mark, allowing 4 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 3 in scoring at home.

In their last action, Texas was a 9-2 loser on the road against the Red Sox. Bettors on Boston at +136 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Texas looks to rebound from a loss to the Red Sox, who beat them 9-2 on Monday behind a start from Aaron Cook at Fenway Park.

Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a win are 6-4

A few Rangers at Red Sox trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas' last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston
Texas is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing on the road against Boston
Texas is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Boston
Texas is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games when playing at home against Texas
Boston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Boston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Boston is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Texas

Next up:
Texas at Boston, Wednesday, August 8

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