The Cleveland Guardians (84-67) and the Texas Rangers (65-85) play the middle game of a 3-game set at Globe Life Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. ET. Let’s analyze Tipico Sportsbook‘s lines around the Guardians at Rangers odds with MLB picks and predictions.
Season series: Guardians lead 3-1
The Guardians posted a 6-3 come-from-behind win Friday and have sliced their magic number to win the AL Central Division to 3. Cleveland has been red-hot, winning 16 of the past 19 games overall.
The Rangers have gone 6-6 over their last 12 games. The Over has cashed in 4 straight outings, and 7 of the past 9 games.
Guardians at Rangers projected starters
RHP Cal Quantrill vs. RHP Glenn Otto
Quantrill (13-5, 3.56 ERA) makes his 30th start. He has a 1.24 WHIP, 2.3 BB/9 and 6.2 K/9 through 169 1/3 IP.
- Has posted a mediocre 5-5 record with a 3.71 ERA and .287 opponent batting average in 68 IP across 12 road starts
- Allowed 3 ER on 8 H and 1 BB with 3 K across 7 IP in a win at Progressive Field against the Rangers June 7
Otto (6-9, 4.88 ERA) makes his 25th start. He has a 1.37 WHIP, 4.4 BB/9 and 7.0 K/9 through 118 IP.
- Is just 4-4 with a 6.10 ERA with 8 HR allowed in 48 2/3 IP in 10 home starts
- Has managed an 0-1 record, 5.40 ERA, .264 opponent BA in 18 1/3 IP across 4 September starts
Guardians at Rangers odds
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