Houston Astros vs. Texas Rangers odds, tips and betting trends | June 15

The Houston Astros (38-24) will visit the Texas Rangers (29-32), in the final game of a three-game series, Wednesday at 2:05 PM ET.

As the favorite, the Astros (-125 on the moneyline) take the field at the Rangers (+106). Luis Garcia (3-5) will start in ths one for the Houston Astros. The Texas Rangers have yet to tab a starting pitcher for this game.

The Astros defeated the Rangers 4-3 yesterday, with Bryan Abreu getting the win (1.0 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 K) and Kyle Tucker leading the way offensively (going 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI). John King (0.1 IP, 3 R, 3 H, 0 K) took the loss for the Rangers.

Prepare for the Astros vs. Rangers with everything you need to know before Wednesday’s game.

Houston Astros vs. Texas Rangers Odds and Betting Lines

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  • Favorite: Astros (-125, bet $125 to win $100)
  • Underdog: Rangers (+106, bet $100 to win $106)
  • Over/under: 9

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Astros Stats and Trends

Astros Betting Records

  • The Astros have not played a game this season while listed as the favorite.
  • This season, Houston has won 29 of its 44 games, or 65.9%, when favored by at least -125 on the moneyline.
  • The implied probability of a win from the Astros, based on the moneyline, is 55.6%.
  • This will be the first time this season Houston will play in a game with a total set by bookmakers
  • The Astros will be playing their first game this season with a spread.

Luis Garcia (Astros Probable Starter)

  • The Astros will send Garcia (3-5) to the mound for his 12th start this season.
  • The 25-year-old has pitched to a 3.60 ERA this season with 9.0 strikeouts per nine innings compared to 2.7 walks per nine across 11 games.
  • He has earned a quality start four times in 11 starts this season.
  • In 11 starts this season, Garcia has lasted five or more innings eight times, with an average of 5.1 innings per appearance.
  • The Rangers have scored 265 runs this season, which ranks 18th in MLB. They are batting .235 for the campaign with 77 home runs, seventh in the league.

Astros Batting Stats

  • The Astros have hit 78 homers this season, which ranks fifth in the league.
  • Hitters for the Astros rank eighth in the majors with a combined .407 team slugging percentage.
  • Houston’s .236 batting average ranks 21st in the league this season.
  • The Astros have scored the 22nd-most runs in the league this season with 255 (4.1 per game).
  • Houston has an on-base percentage of .314 this season, which ranks 14th in the league.
  • The Astros are one of the most disciplined teams at the plate this season, ranking fourth with an average of 7.4 strikeouts per game.

Rangers Stats and Trends

Rangers Betting Records

  • The Rangers have yet to play a game this season where they are listed as the underdog.
  • Texas has a win-loss record of 20-16 when favored by +106 or worse by oddsmakers this year.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Rangers have a 48.5% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.
  • This will be the first contest this season Texas will play in a game with a total set by sportsbooks
  • The Rangers have yet play a game with a spread this season.

Rangers Batting Stats

  • The Rangers are seventh in MLB play with 77 total home runs.
  • So far this season, the Rangers’ .388 slugging percentage ranks 18th in the league.
  • Texas has the 23rd-ranked batting average in the league (.235).
  • Averaging 4.3 runs per game (265 total), the Rangers are the 18th-highest scoring team in MLB play.
  • Texas is 27th in baseball with an on-base percentage of .294.
  • The Rangers strike out 8.5 times per game, the No. 14 mark in the league.

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Astros vs. Rangers: Live Streaming Info & Game Time

  • Game Day: Wednesday, June 15, 2022
  • Game Time: 2:05 PM ET
  • Stadium: Globe Life Field
  • TV Channel: AT&T Sportsnet Southwest
  • Live Stream: fuboTV (Watch for free)

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