Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/24/2021 Analysis, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/24/2021 – The Rangers will try to take on the Indians at home as they square off from Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. The Rangers are one of the worst teams in the majors and they are way too weak to make it to the playoffs. Cleveland Indians are sitting at the second spot in the AL Central Division play. The Indians are still unable to get past the Chicago White Sox at the top. However, they have an easy opportunity to make it past a struggling Rangers squad. The baseball predictions tonight have clearly stated the Indians to win this game and cover the spread.
Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/24/2021
The Texas Rangers dropped a total of 81 games making them one of the worst in the majors. The Rangers won 43 games and are coming off an 8-4 defeat against Boston Red Sox. Texas will turn in Taylor Hearn as their starting pitcher in this game. The righty is holding a 2-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.97. Texas was unable to do much against Boston on Monday. Dennis Santana was weak as their relieving pitcher after giving up a grand slam against the Red Sox during the 11th inning.
Players to watch: Isiah Kiner-Falefa 3B (GP 123, AB 495, R 56, H 130, 2B 24, 3B 3, HR 7, RBI 40, TB 181, BB 16, SO 73, SB 16, AVG 0.263, OBP 0.297, SLG 0.366, OPS 0.663, WAR 3.3), Adolis Garcia RF (GP 113, AB 437, R 58, H 107, 2B 18, 3B 2, HR 27, RBI 71, TB 210, BB 24, SO 147, SB 8, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.289, SLG 0.481, OPS 0.77, WAR 3.2).
Apart from getting past the White Sox, the Indians have a big challenge against other opponents. Cleveland’s ticket to the majors is yet to be confirmed and their battle continues to take place. Eli Morgan will be sent to the mound here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-5 record on the season with an ERA of 5.80. Morgan will make his 12th career start for Cleveland. In his last outing, Morgan struck out eight opponent hitters in a span of six scoreless innings that resulted in a victory against the Twins.
Players to watch: Amed Rosario SS (GP 114, AB 436, R 62, H 126, 2B 22, 3B 6, HR 8, RBI 43, TB 184, BB 25, SO 92, SB 12, AVG 0.289, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.422, OPS 0.752, WAR 1.8), Jose Ramirez 3B (GP 114, AB 417, R 81, H 107, 2B 26, 3B 4, HR 29, RBI 79, TB 228, BB 48, SO 65, SB 16, AVG 0.257, OBP 0.341, SLG 0.547, OPS 0.888, WAR 4.4).
Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas’ last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 6 games.
Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Betting Picks
The Texas Rangers will need to improve on their overall performance and they can only hope for a better season next year. The Indians have the best site to bet on sports in their support to win this game with ease.
Score Prediction: Indians 7, Rangers 5.