Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Preview
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers Odds
Arizona travels to Texas for inter-league play on Wednesday, hoping to secure a victory over the Rangers.
It's a pitching duel between Matt Harrison for the Rangers (8-3 on the year) and Wade Miley for Arizona (6-2 so far).
If you're going with the Rangers in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -175 on most baseball betting menus for Monday's contest.
This game puts the Rangers, most recently No. 1 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Diamondbacks, who rate a National League No. 10 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Diamondbacks rank No. 7 in the National League at 8.7 hits per game. That compares with Texas’s No. 1 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, Arizona owns the National League's No. 4-rated road mark, allowing 3.6 runs per game on the highway. Texas, on the other hand, rates No. 1 in scoring at home.
The Diamondbacks were a 9-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Texas at -150 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. The Diamondbacks endured a 9-1 loss at the hands of the Rangers on Tuesday, with Ian Kennedy throwing 5 2/3 innings of 10-hit ball at Rangers Ballpark.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Texas are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2
Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Diamondbacks at Rangers trends to consider:
Arizona is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing Texas
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 8 games on the road
Texas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
Texas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas' last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas' last 6 games when playing Arizona
Arizona at Texas, Thursday, June 14