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The Texas Rangers and the Arizona Diamondbacks will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Chase Field in an interleague contest.
Lefthander Martin Perez will take the mound for the Rangers to start this game. Perez is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be Tyler Skaggs toeing the rubber for the Diamondbacks in this contest. Lefthander Skaggs is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
The Rangers were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 6-5 winner as they battled the Padres at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at -182 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Texas: 32-18 SU
Arizona: 28-22 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Texas are 3-7
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas's last 8 games when playing Arizona
Texas is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Arizona's last 8 games when playing Texas
Arizona is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Texas
Arizona home to Texas, Monday, May 27