Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers MLB Betting Lines

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The Astros will play the Rangers on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 at 8:05 pm ET. Check network listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage. Our opening pitch flys at Eastern Standard, make sure you adjust for your local timezone.

Matchup Pitchers
  • Astros - L. Garcia - R
  • Rangers - G. Otto - R

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog

Texas Rangers
Favorite

Houston Astros
+172 Sb3gen1 -187 Sb3gen1
+170 Sb3gen3 -200 Sb3gen3
+168 Sb3gen2 -206 Sb3gen2
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite Houston Astros has a minus value. Lay $187 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Texas Rangers has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $172.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
8.5o -115 Sb3gen1 8.5u +100 Sb3gen3
8.5o -115 Sb3gen2 8.5u -105 Sb3gen1
8.5o -120 Sb3gen3 8.5u -105 Sb3gen2
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen1 has the best over line of 8.5 points laying $115 to win $100. Sb3gen3 has the best under line of 8.5 u +100.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog

Texas Rangers
Favorite

Houston Astros
+1.5 +105 Sb3gen1 -1.5 -125 Sb3gen1
+1.5 +105 Sb3gen2 -1.5 -125 Sb3gen2
+1.5 +105 Sb3gen3 -1.5 -125 Sb3gen3
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Thursday. Sb3gen1 has the best favorite Houston Astros run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen1 has the best underdog Texas Rangers run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

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Houston Astros World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Houston Astros

Cached 2022-01-23 11:08:28
Texas Rangers World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2022-01-23 11:08:28

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Houston Astros
95 67 0.586 12.0 95-67 51-30 W2 86-56
Texas Rangers
60 102 0.370 47.0 60-102 36-45 L1 53-89

Houston Astros Batting Stats

2021 Houston Astros Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Carlos Correa
SS
148 104 155 26 92 75 116 0.279
Jose Altuve
2B
146 117 167 31 83 66 91 0.277
Yordan Alvarez
LF
144 92 149 33 104 50 145 0.277
Yuli Gurriel
1B
143 83 169 15 81 59 68 0.319
Kyle Tucker
CF
140 83 149 30 92 53 90 0.294
Martin Maldonado
C
125 40 64 12 36 47 127 0.172
Michael Brantley
RF
121 68 146 8 47 33 53 0.311
Chas McCormick
CF
108 47 73 14 50 25 104 0.257
Myles Straw
CF
98 44 85 2 34 38 71 0.262
Alex Bregman
3B
91 54 94 12 55 44 53 0.270
Aledmys Diaz
2B
84 28 76 8 45 16 62 0.259
Ryne Stanek
RP
72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Texas Rangers Batting Stats

2021 Texas Rangers Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Isiah Kiner-Falefa
3B
158 74 172 8 53 28 90 0.271
Nathaniel Lowe
1B
157 75 147 18 72 80 162 0.264
Adolis Garcia
RF
149 77 141 31 90 32 194 0.243
Nick Solak
2B
127 57 111 11 49 34 107 0.242
Joey Gallo
LF
95 57 69 25 55 74 125 0.223
Charlie Culberson
SS
90 23 60 5 22 17 64 0.243
Jose Trevino
C
89 23 68 5 30 12 57 0.239
Jonah Heim
C
82 22 52 10 32 15 58 0.196
Brock Holt
2B
76 21 49 2 23 23 49 0.209
Andy Ibanez
3B
76 31 70 7 25 15 35 0.277
Willie Calhoun
LF
75 26 65 6 25 21 34 0.250
Brett Martin
RP
66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

2021 Houston Astros Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP
28 13 5 0 0 162.1 185 1.22 3.16
Zack Greinke
SP
30 11 6 0 1 171.0 120 1.17 4.16
Luis Garcia
SP
30 11 8 0 0 155.1 167 1.17 3.30
Framber Valdez
SP
22 11 6 0 0 134.2 125 1.25 3.14
Jose Urquidy
SP
20 8 3 0 0 107.0 90 0.99 3.62
Jake Odorizzi
SP
24 6 7 0 0 104.2 91 1.25 4.21
Ryan Pressly
RP
64 5 3 26 1 64.0 81 0.97 2.25
Blake Taylor
SP
51 4 4 0 5 42.2 41 1.41 3.16
Cristian Javier
RP
36 4 1 2 5 101.1 130 1.18 3.55
Phil Maton
RP
27 4 0 0 2 25.1 24 1.58 4.97
Ryne Stanek
RP
72 3 5 2 21 68.1 83 1.21 3.42
Bryan Abreu
SP
31 3 3 1 7 36.0 36 1.47 5.75

Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

2021 Texas Rangers Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Jordan Lyles
SP
32 10 13 0 0 180.0 146 1.39 5.15
John King
RP
27 7 5 0 4 46.0 40 1.15 3.52
Taylor Hearn
SP
42 6 6 0 1 104.1 92 1.32 4.66
Kyle Gibson
SP
19 6 3 0 0 113.0 94 1.18 2.87
Dane Dunning
SP
27 5 10 0 0 117.2 114 1.44 4.51
Brett Martin
RP
66 4 4 0 11 62.1 42 1.30 3.18
Josh Sborz
RP
63 4 3 1 9 59.0 69 1.42 3.97
Kolby Allard
RP
32 3 12 0 1 124.2 104 1.28 5.41
A.J. Alexy
SP
5 3 1 0 0 23.0 17 1.30 4.70
Spencer Patton
RP
42 2 2 2 11 42.1 48 1.20 3.83
Dennis Santana
SP
39 2 4 0 5 39.2 38 1.29 3.63
Mike Foltynewicz
SP
28 2 12 0 0 139.0 97 1.26 5.44

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