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The Texas Rangers and the Baltimore Orioles will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Camden Yards.
Lefthander Derek Holland will take the mound for the Rangers to start this game. Holland is 6-4 this season with a 3.13 ERA.
The Orioles will counter Holland with Scott Feldman. Righthander Feldman has a 3.43 ERA to go along with a 7-6 record this season.
Last time out for Texas, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Astros at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -192 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Orioles were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got Baltimore at +117 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Texas: 51-37 SU
Baltimore: 49-40 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Houston are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Texas is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Texas is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 6 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baltimore's last 7 games
Baltimore is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing at home against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Baltimore's last 15 games at home
Baltimore home to Texas, Tuesday, July 9