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The fans at Rangers Ballpark will be treated to a game between the New York Yankees and the Texas Rangers when they take their seats on Tuesday.

The Yankees will give the ball to starter Philip Hughes in this one. Righthander Hughes is 4-9 this season with a 4.57 ERA.

Starting this game for the Rangers will be Alexi Ogando. The righthander has a 2.93 ERA to go along with a 4-2 record this season.

Last time out for New York, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -190 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Current streak:
New York has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
New York: 52-47 SU
Texas: 55-44 SU

New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7

Texas most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games on the road
NY Yankees are 4-9 SU in their last 13 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games at home
Texas is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 7 games when playing NY Yankees

Next up:
Texas home to NY Yankees, Wednesday, July 24