Cleveland Indians vs Texas Rangers Betting Odds Analysis, Lines and Pick
The Texas Rangers pay a visit to Cleveland on Sunday, hoping to shut down the Indians bats in baseball betting action at Progressive Field.
Yu Darvish, with a record of 10-6 on the season, gets the ball for the Texas Rangers, while the Cleveland Indians trot Trevor Bauer to the mound in this one. He is 4-6 so far in 2014.
Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Texas Rangers were -119 moneyline favorites in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4.6-3.3 win for the Indians on Sunday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 4.6-3.3 result in favor of the Indians today. 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
The Cleveland Indians sport a record of 55-55 heading into this matchup, while the Texas Rangers sit at 43-67 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cleveland vs Texas injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 5-ranked Cleveland Indians and the No. 30-rated Texas Rangers in this matchup.
How Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Cleveland Indians No. 6 ranked offense (4.48 runs per game) against a Texas Rangers defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 29 at 5.16 runs allowed per game. The Cleveland Indians have been averaging 8.86 hits per game, more than the Texas Rangers have managed so far this season (8.73 hits on average).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Cleveland has the No. 23-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rangers own the No. 29 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Texas was a 2-0 loser in its last match on the road against the Indians. They lost as +153 underdogs, while the total score of 2 made winners of UNDER bettors. Texas didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by T.J. House in a losing cause, 2-0, against Cleveland on Saturday.
Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Betting Odds Trends
Texas is 5-18 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Texas's last 12 games
Texas is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 6 games on the road
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 7 games at home
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas
Next Betting Matchups
Texas at Chicago, Monday, August 4th
Cleveland home to Cincinnati, Monday, August 4th