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|Detroit Tigers vs. Texas Rangers|
A winning streak will be on the line for the Texas Rangers on Friday when they battle the Detroit Tigers at Rangers Ballpark.
Righthander Rick Porcello will take the mound for the Tigers to start this game. Porcello is 1-2 this season with a 7.12 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Nick Tepesech who starts for the Rangers. Righthander Tepesech is 3-3 with a 4.03 ERA so far this season.Last time out for Detroit, they were a 10-4 loser as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -111 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Detroit has lost 2 straight games.
Texas has won 3 straight games.
Detroit: 22-17 SU
Texas: 27-14 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Texas are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Texas most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Detroit are 7-3
After playing Detroit are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
Texas home to Detroit, Saturday, May 18