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Texas Rangers vs San Francisco Giants 08/02/2020 MLB Previews, Baseball Predictions and Betting Picks
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Texas Rangers vs San Francisco Giants 08/02/2020 – The Rangers and Giants will conclude their three game series from Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. San Francisco Giants have come back well in this series after their defeat against the Padres. The Giants have progressed to 5-4 on the season as they sit at the fourth position of the NL West division. The Giants are now one game above the .500 mark and they look forward to sweeping the Rangers in this series. Texas Rangers are at the bottom of the AL West division with a 2-5 record on the season and they need three games to reach the .500 mark. The baseball spread betting picks and out as bettors place their bets on this interesting game.
Texas Rangers vs San Francisco Giants 08/02/2020
Texas Rangers allowed a total of 16 runs to the Giants in the last two games. From the plate, Texas was unable to score more than five. Last night, the Rangers pitching unit gave up seven runs to the Giants and their hitting squad was able to score just three. The leading hitter is Joey Gallo holding five RBIs and six hits. Todd Frazier and Elvis Andrus are the other hitters holding a combination of five RBIs and 10 hits. Texas will deliver Kolby Allard as their top pitcher in this game against the Rangers. Allard held a 4-2 record with 33 strikeouts and an ERA of 4.96 last season. The starting pitcher will be making his first career appearance against the Giants.
Players to watch: J. Gallo CF (GP7 AB25 R3 H6 2B2 3B0 HR2 RBI5 TB14 BB5 SO7 SB2 AVG0.24 OBP0.367 SLG0.56 OPS0.927 WAR0), E. Andrus SS (GP7 AB24 R2 H5 2B1 3B0 HR0 RBI2 TB6 BB5 SO3 SB1 AVG0.208 OBP0.345 SLG0.25 OPS0.595 WAR0).
San Francisco Giants
San Francisco Giants are coming in hot after scoring big numbers from the plate in their last two games. In the last three games alone, the Giants smashed 23 runs and this seems to be an easy opportunity for the Giants to sweep the Rangers. The leading batsman is Donovan Solano with 13 RBIs, 13 hits and more than three runs. Following Solano is Wilmer Flores and Mike Yastrzemski with 10 RBIs and 12 hits together. The Giants are looking towards Jeff Samardzija as their starting pitcher in this game. Samardzija is yet to win a game against the Rangers as he holds a 0-2 record with 23 strikeouts and an ERA of 6.30.
Players to watch: W. Flores 2B (GP8 AB30 R3 H9 2B0 3B0 HR2 RBI6 TB15 BB1 SO4 SB0 AVG0.3 OBP0.313 SLG0.5 OPS0.813 WAR0), M. Yastrzemski RF (GP9 AB30 R10 H12 2B3 3B1 HR2 RBI4 TB23 BB11 SO8 SB1 AVG0.4 OBP0.561 SLG0.767 OPS1.328 WAR0).
Texas Rangers vs San Francisco Giants Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Texas’ last 15 games.
San Francisco Giants
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco’s last 5 games.
Texas Rangers vs San Francisco Giants Betting Picks
San Francisco has Jeff Samardzija on the mound, but the Rangers are turning in Kobly Allard who is inexperienced against the Giants. The baseball betting lines are safe for the Giants to win and cover.
Score Prediction: San Francisco Giants 6, Texas Rangers 3.