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Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/23/2020 Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/23/2020 – Texas Rangers and Arizona Diamondbacks will conclude with the final game of their short two-game series from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. Texas Rangers are sitting at the bottom of the AL West division with a terrible 19-36 record. Arizona Diamondbacks are also sitting at the last spot in the NL West division with a 21-34 record. Both these teams have been weak right from the start as they were unable to get past most of the opponents. The point spread baseball betting picks are up as these teams battle for one last time.
Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/23/2020
Texas Rangers lost against the Arizona Diamondbacks last night when they were forced to settle with a final score of 7-0. The Rangers can only hope for a better season next year. Starting pitcher Jordan Lyles gave up seven runs in five innings. Texas Rangers will turn in Wes Benjamin as their starting pitcher in this game. The southpaw is holding a 1-1 record on the season with an ERA of 4.41. This will be Benjamin’s first major league career start for the Rangers. Benjamin took out 17 opposite hitters in 16 innings of his career.
Players to watch: N. Solak 2B (GP 53 AB 193 R 25 H 51 2B 10 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 21 TB 67 BB 16 SO 39 SB 6 AVG 0.264 OBP 0.319 SLG 0.347 OPS 0.666 WAR 0), I. Kiner-Falefa 3B (GP 54 AB 193 R 25 H 56 2B 4 3B 2 HR 3 RBI 8 TB 73 BB 12 SO 29 SB 8 AVG 0.29 OBP 0.337 SLG 0.378 OPS 0.715 WAR 0).
Arizona Diamondbacks are slightly better than the Rangers and they seem to have a better batting squad. The Diamondbacks are 13 games behind the .500 mark and they were unable to make it to the postseason. Last night, relieving pitcher Riley Smith managed to strike out seven opponent hitters. From the plate, Chad Kelly smashed a three-run blast that helped the Diamondbacks to victory. Alex Young will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Young holds a 2-4 record on the season with an ERA of 5.44.
Players to watch: C. Walker 1B (GP 52 AB 198 R 31 H 55 2B 18 3B 1 HR 6 RBI 32 TB 93 BB 17 SO 46 SB 0 AVG 0.278 OBP 0.339 SLG 0.47 OPS 0.809 WAR 0), D. Peralta LF (GP 51 AB 192 R 18 H 57 2B 9 3B 1 HR 5 RBI 31 TB 83 BB 12 SO 43 SB 1 AVG 0.297 OBP 0.335 SLG 0.432 OPS 0.767 WAR 0).
Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Texas’ last 8 games.
Arizona is 7-13 SU in their last 20 games.
Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
Texas Rangers are not as strong as Arizona Diamondbacks. The baseball odds are against the Rangers to win this game. Back The Diamondbacks to continue their success.
Score Prediction: Arizona Diamondbacks 7, Texas Rangers 5.