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The division rival Texas Rangers and Houston Astros are set to renew hostilities on Wednesday when they meet at Minute Maid Park.
Nick Tepesech will be the starting pitcher for the Rangers on this day. Righthander Tepesech is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Starting this game for the Astros will be Scott Feldman. The righthander has a 1.93 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.
Last time out for Texas, they were an 8-0 loser as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +101 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Texas: 20-20 SU
Houston: 13-27 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Toronto are 2-8
After playing Houston are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Houston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
Texas is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing on the road against Houston
Texas is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games when playing Houston
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Texas is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games
Houston is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
Houston is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games at home
Houston is 2-14 SU in its last 16 games when playing Texas
Texas home to Toronto, Friday, May 16
Houston home to Chi White Sox, Friday, May 16