Rangers vs. Rays Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Rays are -143 money line favorites over the Rangers, who are +132 on the ML. Texas enters play with a 2-1 record and Tampa Bay is 2-2 on the year and 2-2 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Rangers opened as +124 money line underdogs but their odds have jumped to +132, while the Rays’ odds have gone from -134 up to -143. The total for tonight’s game opened at 8.5 and that’s where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, just 52% of bettors currently favor the underdog Rangers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the over. According to latest MLB trends, the over is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in Tampa Bay and 3-1-1 in the last five meetings overall. The over is also 4-1 in the Rangers’ last five games following an off day, 5-2 in their last seven during Game 1 of a series, and 4-0-1 in their last five on Astroturf. The over is also 6-2-1 in the Rays’ last nine games versus AL West foes, 34-16-2 in their last 52 during Game 1 of a series and 35-17 in their last 52 Friday games.
MLB FREE PICK: RANGERS/RAYS OVER 8.5