Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers 04/25/2022 – Globe Life Field will be the venue for a matchup between the Houston Astros and the Texas Rangers on Monday night. The Houston Astros are in the fourth position of the AL West, currently dominated by the Mariners, with a record of 7-8. The Texas Rangers are lagging behind, at the bottom of the AL West barrel with a record of 5-10. The Rangers will be trying to make up for their loss against the A’s. But MLB betting trends are in favor of a win for the Houston Astros in this game.
Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers 04/25/2022
|When:||Monday, April 25, 8:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Globe Life Field, Arlington, Texas|
The Houston Astros are coming into this series after winning against the Blue Jays during the weekend. The Astros tripped and stumbled in the first two games of the series but managed to put up a win on Sunday with extra winnings. The Astros are led by Michael Brantley who has an average of .302 this season and also has 16 hits, which is the highest in the team. Alex Bregman is highest home-run getter with three. Against the Rangers, the Houston Astros will be tossing the ball to Framber Valdez who is 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA.
Players to watch: M. Brantley DH (GP 13, AB 53, R 6, H 16, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 5, TB 21, BB 4, SO 9, SB 0, AVG 0.302, OBP 0.351, SLG 0.396, OPS 0.747, WAR 0.6), K. Tucker RF (GP 14, AB 50, R 3, H 7, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 4, TB 13, BB 6, SO 11, SB 1, AVG 0.14, OBP 0.232, SLG 0.26, OPS 0.492, WAR 0.1).
The Texas Rangers are coming to this game after losing to Oakland 2-0. In the first game of the series, the Rangers won 8-1 and 2-0 in the second game of the series. The Rangers are led in attack by Nathaniel Lowe who has an average of .382 and a team-high score in hits with 21. Brad Miller is the highest home-run getter with two while Jonah Heim is leading the team in RBIs with nine. Against the Astros, the Texas Rangers are expected to send Dane Dunning to the mound. Dunning is now 0-1 with a 5.68 ERA.
Players to watch: M. Semien 2B (GP 14, AB 57, R 7, H 9, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 5, TB 12, BB 5, SO 13, SB 2, AVG 0.158, OBP 0.219, SLG 0.211, OPS 0.429, WAR 0), N. Lowe 1B (GP 14, AB 55, R 5, H 21, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 9, TB 27, BB 4, SO 10, SB 0, AVG 0.382, OBP 0.424, SLG 0.491, OPS 0.915, WAR 0.7).
Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
Houston are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Astros are 10-2 SU in their last 12 games against Texas.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston’s last 7 games on the road.
Houston are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Texas.
Houston are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games this season.
Texas are 5-11 SU in their last 16 games.
Rangers are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Texas are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Houston.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Texas’ last 18 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas’ last 12 games against an opponent in the American League West Division division.
Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The Texas Rangers are playing pretty well but are going to have a tough time cracking solid defense of the opponents. According to MLB bets today, the Houston Astros are expected to steal a win easily in this game.
Score Prediction: Astros 6, Rangers 2.