MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at Globe Life Park will be treated to a game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Texas Rangers when they take their seats on Tuesday.
The Phillies will give the ball to starter AJ Burnett in this one. Righthander Burnett is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
The Rangers will counter Burnett with Martin Perez. Lefthander Perez has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 14-10 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Phillies at -107 were rewarded, while the 24 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia: 1-0 SU
Texas: 0-1 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Texas are 5-4
After playing Texas are 7-2
After a win are 4-6
Texas most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-7
After playing Philadelphia are 4-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing Texas
Philadelphia is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
Texas is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
Texas is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 7 games
Texas home to Philadelphia, Wednesday, April 2