free mlb pick Texas Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Rays 10-12-10

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
free mlb pick Texas Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Rays 10-12-10

The Tampa Bay Rays will be trying to extend a winning streak on Tuesday when they take on the Texas Rangers at Tropicana Field in Game 5 of their ALDS.

Lefthander Cliff Lee will take the mound for the Rangers to start this game. Lee was 13-9 this season with a 3.12 ERA.

Meanwhile, it’ll be David Price who starts for the Rays. Lefthander Price was 19-7 with a 2.81 ERA this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Rays listed as 120-moneyline favorites versus the Rangers, while the game’s total is sitting at 6½.

The Rays defeated Texas 5-2 as a +100 underdog in Game 4 on Sunday. The seven runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (9).

Evan Longoria was 3-4 with a home run and two RBI for Tampa Bay, while Wade Davis allowed two runs on seven hits with seven strikeouts in five innings.

Nelson Cruz hit a solo home run for Texas and Tommy Hunter surrendered three runs on six hits in four innings.

Team records:
Texas: 90-72 SU
Tampa Bay: 96-66 SU

Texas most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
After playing Tampa Bay are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4

Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
After playing Texas are 7-3
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Texas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas’s last 8 games on the road
Texas is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Texas is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay’s last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Tampa Bay’s last 12 games
Tampa Bay is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Texas
Tampa Bay is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Texas

Free MLB Pick:  I think this is going to be the battle of the pitchers tonight. Should be a great game and not a lot of runs scored.

Under 6.5 Runs

Share

Follow Texas Rangers from B/R on Facebook

Follow Texas Rangers from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Texas Rangers

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.