Texas Rangers vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Preview
Cincinnati Reds vs Texas Rangers Odds
The Cincinnati Reds will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Rangers in Texas at Rangers Ballpark on Sunday in baseball action.
The match puts starter Mat Latos for the Reds on the hill facing Yu Darvish for the Rangers. Latos brings a 7-1 mark to the game, while Darvish is 7-3 to date on the season.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 4-rated Rangers and the league No. 2-ranked Reds, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Texas and its American League No. 9-rated batting order, averaging 4.3 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 3 lineup of the Reds at 4.4 runs per outing.
Comparing defensive stats, Cincinnati owns the National League's No. 4-rated road mark, allowing 3.9 runs per game on the highway. Texas, on the other hand, rates No. 9 in scoring at home.
Cincinnati was a 6-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Rangers. They won as -102 underdogs, while the total score of 10 made winners of OVER bettors. The Reds beat Texas in extra innings, earning a 6-4 victory at Rangers Ballpark in MLB wagering action.
Cincinnati Reds Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Texas are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 7-3
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Reds at Rangers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Cincinnati's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 6 games on the road
Cincinnati is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Texas is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas' last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Texas' last 16 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas' last 7 games
Cincinnati home to San Francisco, Monday, July 1
Texas home to Seattle, Tuesday, July 2