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MLB BASEBALL

New York Yankees vs. Texas Rangers

The New York Yankees and the Texas Rangers will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Rangers Ballpark.

Lefthander Andy Pettitte will take the mound for the Yankees to start this game. Pettitte is 7-7 this season with a 4.47 ERA.

It'll be Matt Garza toeing the rubber for the Rangers in this contest. Righthander Garza is 6-1 with a 3.17 ERA so far this season.

Last time out for New York, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at +153 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Team records:
New York: 53-47 SU
Texas: 55-45 SU

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

Texas most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games on the road
NY Yankees are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing Texas
NY Yankees are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Texas's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games at home
Texas is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
Texas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
Texas home to NY Yankees, Thursday, July 25