Astros an underdog value vs. Rangers
The Astros should provide bettors some value as an underdog tonight in Texas when they take on the Rangers at 8:05PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Rangers -122 money line favorites to beat the Astros, who have +112 odds to pull off the upset. With Scott Kazmir set to face Cole Hamels in the pitching matchup, the total currently sits at 8 runs.
The Rangers are just 1-4 in thier last five games coming off a win and 2-5 in their last seven games versus a left-handed starter. While the Astros are 1-6 in Kazmir's last seven starts, they're passed due to produce a W with him on the mound. Houston is also 28-13 in its last 41 games versus a team with a winning record.