Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers 5/2/2023 – On Tuesday, the Arizona Diamondbacks will be locking horns with the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field. This will be the first game of a two-game series between these two teams. The Arizona Diamondbacks are an overall 16-13 after their series against the Colorado Rockies in the previous matchup. The Texas Rangers took on the New York Yankees in the last set and are placed 17-11 on the table. The Texas Rangers will be winning this game as predicted by the latest MLB betting trends.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers 5/2/2023
|When:||Tuesday, May 2, 8:05 PM EDT|
|Where:||Globe Life Field Arlington, Texas|
|TV:||BALLY SPORTS NETWORK|
The first of many.
Congrats on your first @MLB hit, Dom! pic.twitter.com/6HqlfTQjlF
— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) April 30, 2023
The Arizona Diamondbacks played the Colorado Rockies last time out and managed to win two games out of three. In this baseball season, the Diamondbacks are batting with an average of .265 and have accumulated a total of 145 runs. The highest number of home runs for the Diamondbacks is Christian Walker with four homers and 19 RBIs. On the mound, Arizona will be planting Zac Allen who is 4-1 with a 2.15 ERA.
Players to watch: Christian Walker 1B (GP 27, AB 101, R 11, H 25, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 19, TB 43, BB 6, SO 21, SB 1, AVG 0.248, OBP 0.288, SLG 0.426, OPS 0.714, WAR 0.2, Ketel Marte 2B (GP 26, AB 99, R 16, H 25, 2B 7, 3B 2, HR 3, RBI 8, TB 45, BB 4, SO 16, SB 1, AVG 0.253, OBP 0.299, SLG 0.455, OPS 0.754, WAR 0.7
The Texas Rangers were paired with the New York Yankees in the previous matchup and managed to lose only one game out of four played. The Rangers are batting with an average of .259 in this MLB season and have collected 178 runs so far. Adolis Garcia has scored eight homers as of now, making it the highest for the team. The Rangers will be sending Jon Gray to the hill for this game. Gray is 1-1 this season with a 3.91 ERA.
Players to watch: Marcus Semien 2B (GP 28, AB 112, R 25, H 30, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 23, TB 51, BB 14, SO 22, SB 4, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.346, SLG 0.455, OPS 0.802, WAR 1.3, Nathaniel Lowe 1B (GP 28, AB 109, R 20, H 28, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 19, TB 50, BB 13, SO 25, SB 0, AVG 0.257, OBP 0.339, SLG 0.459, OPS 0.797, WAR 0.9
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona’s last 6 games.
Arizona are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona’s last 6 games on the road.
Arizona are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Texas.
Arizona are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Arizona’s last 20 games against an opponent in the American League West Division.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Texas’ last 20 games.
Texas are 13-7 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas’ last 5 games played in May.
Texas are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Texas are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Arizona.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas’ last 5 games against an opponent in the National League.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The Arizona Diamondbacks are easily the weaker team in terms of offense in this pairing and will not do much to the scoreboard here. The top baseball betting sites are predicting the Texas Rangers to win this game.
Score Prediction: Rangers 6, Diamondbacks 1.