Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers 09/13/2021 Picks, MLB Predictions and Preview
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Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers 09/13/2021 – An unbalanced AL West Division play is all set to get underway as the Houston Astros take on the Texas Rangers from Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. The Astros will enter this game with a winning record as they continue to dominate their division at the top. Texas Rangers are just the opposite while they remain at the bottom of the AL West. The Rangers have failed to make it to the playoffs and they need to focus on a better team next season. The picks and parlays predictions are available online as these teams enter a four-game series.
Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers 09/13/2021
The Houston Astros won a total of 83 games and dropped 59 in return. The Astros are way ahead of the Mariners and the Athletics at the second spot. Houston has performed well right from the start of this season. With their strong lead ahead of opponents, the Astros are all set to clinch the division title. Last night, they gave up three runs to the Angels and scored just one in return. Jake Odorizzi will be sent to the mound here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 6-7 record on the season with an ERA of 4.28 and 85 Ks in total.
Players to watch: Jose Altuve 2B (GP 127, AB 526, R 98, H 144, 2B 25, 3B 1, HR 27, RBI 72, TB 252, BB 60, SO 84, SB 4, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.349, SLG 0.479, OPS 0.828, WAR 3.5), Carlos Correa SS (GP 131, AB 492, R 92, H 137, 2B 31, 3B 1, HR 22, RBI 75, TB 236, BB 69, SO 105, SB 0, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.368, SLG 0.48, OPS 0.848, WAR 6.1).
The Texas Rangers are coming into this game with a terrible 53-89 record. The Rangers are way behind the Angels and they are too weak to make up for their loss. However, they are coming off a 4-3 victory against the Athletics in their last game. Texas defeated the Athletics in their three-game series with a 2-1 record. AJ Alexy will get the ball here as their starting pitcher in this game. The righty is holding a 2-0 record on the season with an ERA of 0.00 and 11 Ks in total. Texas will need proper support from the plate if they want to build on their winning streak.
Players to watch: Isiah Kiner-Falefa 3B (GP 140, AB 566, R 65, H 149, 2B 24, 3B 3, HR 7, RBI 48, TB 200, BB 22, SO 81, SB 17, AVG 0.263, OBP 0.303, SLG 0.353, OPS 0.656, WAR 3), Adolis Garcia RF (GP 130, AB 507, R 70, H 124, 2B 22, 3B 2, HR 29, RBI 79, TB 237, BB 30, SO 169, SB 10, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.291, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.758, WAR 3.4).
Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston’s last 6 games.
Texas are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The Rangers are certainly no match for the Astros and the odds to win baseball have slipped away. Houston has a powerful batting unit that has dominated opponents. Take the Astros to win this game and cover.
Score Prediction: Astros 5, Rangers 2.