New York Yankees vs Texas Rangers 05/18/2021 Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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New York Yankees vs Texas Rangers 05/18/2021 – New York Yankees will remain on the road as they square off against Texas Rangers in their second game from Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. The Yankees are now back to the fourth spot in the AL East Division play. New York is behind the Bay Rays and ahead of the Orioles. Texas Rangers are no better as they still remain at the bottom of the AL West Division play. The Rangers are one of those weak teams this season. Betting on mlb has never been easier with all the odds and picks available online on the top sportsbooks.
New York Yankees vs Texas Rangers 05/18/2021
New York Yankees
The New York Yankees have won 22 games and dropped 19 on the season. New York won their last series against the Orioles with a 2-1 record. The Yankees will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak after their last defeat against the Rangers. New York scored just two runs and gave up five in return. Aaron Judge is the leader in batting with an average of .298. Judge is also the leader in home runs with 12 and an on-base percentage of .339. When it comes to RBIs, Giancarlo Stanton has taken the lead with 24. Jameson Taillon will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is 1-3 with an ERA of 5.40.
Players to watch: D. LeMahieu 2B (GP 39, AB 155, R 28, H 43, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 10, TB 57, BB 21, SO 30, SB 2, AVG 0.277, OBP 0.367, SLG 0.368, OPS 0.735, WAR 1), A. Judge RF (GP 38, AB 134, R 20, H 39, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 12, RBI 24, TB 80, BB 22, SO 41, SB 0, AVG 0.291, OBP 0.395, SLG 0.597, OPS 0.992, WAR 1.4).
The Rangers will enter this game with a 19-24 record on the season. They broke their six-game losing streak after their last success against the Yankees. Isiah Kiner-Falefa is the leader in batting with an average of .293. The home run leader with 10 and RBI leader with 27 in Adolis Garcia. Nate Lowe is the leader with an on-base percentage of .365. Mike Foltynewicz will be delivered to the mound in this game as their starter. The righty is holding a 1-3 record on the season with an ERA of 4.60.
Players to watch: I. Kiner-Falefa 3B (GP 43, AB 171, R 28, H 50, 2B 8, 3B 2, HR 5, RBI 18, TB 77, BB 8, SO 32, SB 8, AVG 0.292, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.45, OPS 0.787, WAR 2.6), N. Solak 2B (GP 43, AB 163, R 29, H 43, 2B 7, 3B 1, HR 7, RBI 19, TB 73, BB 13, SO 46, SB 2, AVG 0.264, OBP 0.344, SLG 0.448, OPS 0.792, WAR 1.2).
New York Yankees vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
New York Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees’ last 5 games.
Texas is 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
New York Yankees vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The Yankees have been struggling to get past their opponents this season, but the Rangers should be a major task in their second game. Back the Yankees to make it past Texas with the mlb betting odds in their favor.
Score Prediction: Yankees 8, Rangers 4.