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Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers 07/29/2020 MLB Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers 07/29/2020 – Arizona Diamondbacks were in desperate need of a victory after losing to San Diego Padres in their last series. The Diamondbacks had no option to win against Texas Rangers in their last game. Arizona will continue to remain on the road and face-off against the Rangers in their second game. Texas Rangers are in no better position after losing against Colorado Rockies in their last series. The Rangers need to get back on track before the take out San Francisco Giants in their next series. Both teams are in a critical start already with their bad start, but the mlb betting lines are all set to support only one winner.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers 07/29/2020
Arizona Diamondbacks smashed four runs last night and restricted the Texas Rangers to just one. The Diamondbacks are holding a 2-3 record and are just one game away to reach the .500 mark. From the plate, Ketel Marte has taken the lead for his team with one RBI and seven hits. Christian Walker and Starling Marte have four RBIs and 11 hits in total. The Diamondbacks are turning towards Madison Bumgarner as their starting pitcher in this game. Bumgarner is holding an ERA of 4.76 with just four strikeouts this year and he has a 0-1 record. Arizona will need more support from the plate to win this game.
Players to watch: K. Marte 2B (GP5 AB21 R1 H7 2B2 3B0 HR0 RBI1 TB9 BB1 SO1 SB0 AVG0.333 OBP0.348 SLG0.429 OPS0.776 WAR0), E. Escobar 3B (GP5 AB19 R1 H3 2B0 3B0 HR0 RBI1 TB3 BB2 SO7 SB0 AVG0.158 OBP0.238 SLG0.158 OPS0.396 WAR0).
Texas Rangers are one of those teams that need to get out of their bad start. The Rangers were no match for the Colorado Rockies since they lost two of their three-game series. Texas is currently on a three-game losing streak after their unsuccessful attempt against Arizona. The Rangers seem to be having trouble with their bats since they touched just six runs from the start of the season. Joey Gallo has taken the lead for his team from the batting end followed by Nick Solak and Rougned Odor. Texas will deliver Lance Lynn to the mound as their starter against Arizona. Lynn has an ERA of 3.22 against the Diamondbacks and is 6-1 with 63 strikeouts.
Players to watch: D. Santana 2B (GP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG OPS WAR), R. Odor 2B (GP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG OPS WAR).
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas’ last 5 games.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
Turning in Lance Lynn to the mound is probably the best decision for the Rangers to get past the Diamondbacks. Arizona’s starting pitcher will be no match for the Rangers here. The mlb point spread is in favor of the Rangers to win this game.
Score Prediction: Texas Rangers 3, Arizona Diamondbacks 2.