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The fans at Rangers Ballpark will be treated to a game between the Houston Astros and the Texas Rangers when they take their seats on Tuesday.
Brad Peacock will be the starting pitcher for the Astros on this day. Righthander Peacock is 5-5 this season with a 5.04 ERA.
Peacock's opponent in this one will be Yu Darvish. The Rangers righthander has a 2.81 ERA to go along with a 13-9 record this season.
Houston lost its last outing, a 12-0 result against the Rangers on September 23. Bettors who backed the Rangers at -285 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Houston has lost 10 straight games.
Houston: 51-106 SU
Texas: 85-71 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Texas are 2-8
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a loss are 1-9
Texas most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Houston are 7-3
After playing Houston are 8-2
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Houston's last 9 games when playing on the road against Texas
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Houston's last 13 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games on the road
Houston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Texas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Texas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Texas's last 9 games when playing at home against Houston
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Texas's last 13 games when playing Houston
Texas home to Houston, Wednesday, September 25