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The New York Yankees and the Texas Rangers will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Globe Life Park.
The Yankees will give the ball to starter Hiroki Kuroda in this one. Right hander Kuroda is 7-6 this season with a 3.99 ERA.
The Rangers will counter Kuroda with Colby Lewis. Right hander Lewis has a 6.23 ERA to go along with a 6-8 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Yankees as -147-moneyline favorites versus the Rangers, while the game's total opened at 9
New York won its last outing, a 12-11 result against the Rangers on July 29. Bettors who backed the Yankees at -170 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (23) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 55-51
NY Yankees is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of NY Yankees's last 15 games
NY Yankees is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 5 games on the road
Team record: 42-65
Texas is 4-16 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Texas's last 9 games
Texas is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games at home
Texas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
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Texas at Cleveland Friday, August 1