Rangers vs Astros Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 10

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  • The Astros (71-40) are -300 favorites vs the Rangers (48-61)
  • Rangers starting pitcher: Glenn Otto (4-8), 5.30 ERA
  • Astros starting pitcher: Justin Verlander (15-3), 1.73 ERA
  • Watch the game on SportsNet SW

The Texas Rangers (+240) visit Minute Maid Park to take on the Houston Astros (-300) on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 8:10pm EDT in Houston.

The Astros are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -2.5 (+110).

The Rangers vs Astros Over/Under is 7.5 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Rangers are 48-61 against the spread (ATS), while the Astros are 57-54 ATS.

Rangers vs. Astros Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Rangers+2.5 -135O 7.5 -120+240
Astros -2.5 +110U 7.5 +100-300

Rangers vs Astros Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Astros will win Wednesday‘s matchup with 50.1% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Rangers and Astros and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Rangers Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Rangers players for Wednesday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Nate Lowe has hit the Hits Over in 32 of his last 38 away games (+18.70 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Martin Perez has hit the Strikeouts Over in 18 of his last 21 games (+15.50 Units / 60% ROI)
  • Nate Lowe has hit the Total Bases Over in 25 of his last 38 away games (+13.45 Units / 25% ROI)
  • Corey Seager has hit the Total Bases Under in 32 of his last 46 away games (+11.85 Units / 17% ROI)
  • Nate Lowe has hit the Runs Over in 26 of his last 52 games (+11.20 Units / 22% ROI)

Best Astros Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Astros players for Wednesday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Alex Bregman has hit the Total Bases Over in 28 of his last 50 games at home (+12.10 Units / 22% ROI)
  • Framber Valdez has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 14 of his last 18 games (+11.45 Units / 55% ROI)
  • Yordan Alvarez has hit the RBIs Over in 18 of his last 30 games at home (+11.30 Units / 38% ROI)
  • Yordan Alvarez has hit the Singles Under in 20 of his last 26 games (+10.15 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Jeremy Pena has hit the RBIs Under in his last 9 games (+9.00 Units / 39% ROI)

Astros vs Rangers Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Alex Bregman 0.5 +400 0.5 -750
Jeremy Pena 0.5 +475 0.5 -1000
Jose Altuve 0.5 +400 0.5 -750
Kyle Tucker 0.5 +375 0.5 -700
Martin Maldonado 0.5 +600 0.5 -1600

Astros vs Rangers Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Alex Bregman 0.5 -200 0.5 +145
Jeremy Pena 0.5 -200 0.5 +145
Jose Altuve 0.5 -225 0.5 +160
Kyle Tucker 0.5 -250 0.5 +160
Martin Maldonado 0.5 +100 0.5 -140

Astros vs Rangers RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Alex Bregman 0.5 +135 0.5 -200
Jeremy Pena 0.5 +155 0.5 -225
Jose Altuve 0.5 +195 0.5 -300
Kyle Tucker 0.5 +140 0.5 -200
Martin Maldonado 0.5 +250 0.5 -400

Astros vs Rangers Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Justin Verlander 6.5 -155 6.5 +110
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the Run Line in 59 of their last 98 games (+17.75 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 38 of their last 70 games (+9.65 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Game Total Over in 24 of their last 39 games (+9.20 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 4 of their last 5 away games (+3.35 Units / 54% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the Moneyline in 3 of their last 5 away games (+2.05 Units / 40% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the Game Total Under in 66 of their last 109 games (+22.85 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 62 of their last 98 games (+20.05 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 32 of their last 55 games (+11.70 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the Moneyline in 64 of their last 95 games (+11.05 Units / 7% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have covered the Run Line in 50 of their last 92 games (+9.35 Units / 9% ROI)

Rangers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rangers have gone 62-47 against the Run Line (+9.8 Units / 6.86% ROI).

  • 48-61 when betting on the Moneyline for -12.9 Units / -10.36% ROI
  • 52-48 when betting on the total runs Over for -0.1 Units / -0.08% ROI
  • 48-52 when betting on the total runs Under for -8.55 Units / -7.13% ROI

Astros Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rangers have gone 57-54 against the Run Line (+5 Units / 3.9% ROI).

  • 71-40 when betting on the Moneyline for +6.55 Units / 3.54% ROI
  • 40-67 when betting on the total runs Over for -32.2 Units / -26.55% ROI
  • 67-40 when betting on the total runs Under for +22.85 Units / 18.53% ROI

Glenn Otto has walked 1 of 85 batters (1%) with runners in scoring position this season — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: 9% — 100th Percentile.

Glenn Otto has walked 16 of 81 batters (20%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: 7% — 0 Percentile.

Glenn Otto has allowed at least one HR in each of his last four games dating back to July 17th — Josiah Gray has the longest active streak at 7.

Glenn Otto has located his fastball up for a strike just 48% (142/295) of the time this season — 3rd lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 54 total IP; League Avg: 60% — second Percentile.

Justin Verlander: Astros Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Justin Verlander has allowed a slugging percentage of just .130 (15 Total Bases / 115 ABs) on low non-fastballs this season — best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .294 — 100th Percentile.

Justin Verlander has allowed an OBP of just .248 (258 PA’s) against right-handed batters this season — tied for 4th best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .294 — 94th Percentile.

Justin Verlander has allowed an OPS of just .281 (29 PA’s) vs left-handed batters — best in MLB over the last two weeks; League Avg: .676 — 100th Percentile.

Justin Verlander has allowed an OPS of just .520 (498 PA’s) this season — best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .673 — 100th Percentile.

Rangers Keys to the Game vs. the Astros

The Rangers are just 37-8 (.822) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .913.

The Rangers are just 45-55 (.450) when allowing 5 or more extra base hits this season — 6th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .534.

The Rangers are just 34-7 (.829) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .886.

The Rangers are just 13-24 (.351) when tied entering the 7th inning since the 2020 season — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

Astros Keys to the Game vs. the Rangers

The Astros are 10-4 (.714) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Astros are just 3-31 (.088) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 8th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .114.

The Astros are 43-3 (.935) when scoring 5 or more runs this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .796.

The Astros are 38-5 (.884) when hitting 2 or more home runs this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .710.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .294 (3,710 PA’s) against LHP since the start of 2020 — tied for lowest in MLB; League Avg: .319.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .298 (3,025 PA’s) against LHP since the start of last season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .319.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .297 (10,025 PA’s) since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .315.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .297 (7,000 PA’s) against RHP since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .314.

Astros hitters have just 610 strikeouts in 3,350 PA’s (18%) against LHP since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Astros hitters have put 40% of their swings in play with two-strikes since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 37%.

Astros hitters have put 40% of their swings in play against LHP since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 37%.

Astros hitters have an OBP of .264 (5,349 PA’s) with two-strikes since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .243.

Rangers pitchers have walked 91 of 972 batters (9%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 46% against Rangers pitchers this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 380 of 4,139 batters (9%) this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Rangers pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 20% when facing the leadoff batter in the inning since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

Astros pitchers have allowed opponents to score in three different innings in 28% of their games this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 42%.

Opponents are hitting just .210 against Astros pitchers this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .243.

The average home run distance against the Astros pitchers since the start of last season is 393.0 feet — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 399.6

The Astros pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in just 41% of their games since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 50%.

Astros vs. Rangers Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Jason Castro (Astros): Knee, D60
  • Lance McCullers Jr. (Astros): Forearm, D60
  • Blake Taylor (Astros): Elbow, D60
  • Michael Brantley (Astros): Shoulder, D10
  • Joshua James (Astros): Lat, D60
  • Kole Calhoun (Rangers): Heel, D10
  • Elijah White (Rangers): Wrist, D60
  • Mitchell Garver (Rangers): Forearm, D60
  • Jonathan Gray (Rangers): Side, D15
  • Dennis Santana (Rangers): Ankle, D15
  • Joseph Barlow (Rangers): Blister, D15

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