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Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/25/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds

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Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08-25-2021 Forecast Analysis and Odds

Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/25/2021 – It’s time for the Rangers to take on the Indians in their second game of a three-game series from Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. The Rangers have won a total of 44 games and dropped 81 in return. The Texas Rangers are way behind the Angels and their playoff dream has drawn to an end. Cleveland Indians are battling alongside Detroit Tigers while sitting at the second in the AL Central Division play. The Indians are keen on making it to the playoffs and the baseball recent picks are intact for the Indians to win this game.

Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/25/2021

When: Wednesday, August 25, 7:10 PM ET
Where: Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
TV: BSSW
Stream: MLB.TV

Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians 08/25/2021

Team RL TOTAL ML
Texas Rangers +1.5 (-164) 8.5 o (-116) +120
Cleveland Indians -1.5 (+120) 8.5 u (-116) -161
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Texas Rangers

The Texas Rangers will need to hope for a better season next year. However, they came off a neat victory against the Boston Red Sox with a final score of 10-1. Last night, the Rangers went deep from the plate and scored seven runs against the Indians. Texas will turn in Spencer Howard to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 0-3 record on the season with an ERA of 6.56, 40 Ks, and 20 BBs in total. The Texas Rangers are close to 30 games behind the Houston Astros at the top spot.

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).

Cleveland Indians

A shocking defeat is all that Cleveland witnessed last night. Cleveland was expected to win against the Rangers but their pitching unit lacked control. The defeat dropped the Indians to one game behind the .500 mark in the AL Central Division. Zach Plesac will take to the mound here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 7-4 record on the season with an ERA of 4.78 and 69 Ks in total. Amed Rosario is the leading batsman with an average of .289.

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

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Texas Rangers

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas’ last 5 games.
Texas is 5-14 SU in their last 19 games.
Rangers is 7-13 SU in their last 20 games against Cleveland.
Texas is 3-17 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
Texas is 4-8 SU in their last 12 games when playing on the road against Cleveland.

Cleveland Indians

Cleveland is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 5 games against Texas.
Cleveland is 8-4 SU in their last 12 games when playing at home against Texas.
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 5 games played on a Wednesday.

Texas Rangers vs Cleveland Indians Betting Picks

The MLB sportsbook sites are against the Rangers to win. Cleveland is any day stronger than the Rangers from the offensive and defensive end. Back the Indians to rebound from their last defeat and take out the Rangers.  

Score Prediction: Indians 4, Rangers 1.