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The Texas Rangers and the Kansas City Royals will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Kauffman Stadium.
Colby Lewis will be the starting pitcher for the Rangers on this day. Right hander Lewis is 9-11 this season with a 5.44 ERA.
It'll be Yordano Ventura toeing the rubber for the Royals in this contest. Right hander Ventura is 10-9 with a 3.40 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Royals as -195-moneyline favorites versus the Rangers, while the game's total opened at 8
In their last action, Texas was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Astros. Bettors on Houston at -156 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Team record: 53-83
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 8 games
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas's last 7 games on the road
Team record: 74-61
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Kansas City is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games
Kansas City is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 9 games when playing Texas
Texas at Kansas City Tuesday, September 2