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 2021-09-24 14:27:53
Texas Rangers World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-09-24 14:27:53

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Houston Astros 91 62 0.595 8.0 91-62 47-28 L1 82-51
Texas Rangers 55 98 0.359 44.0 55-98 33-42 L5 48-85

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
141 100 150 24 88 72 111 0.281
Jose Altuve
2B
137 111 158 29 80 65 88 0.278
Yuli Gurriel
1B
137 80 161 14 77 58 66 0.317
Yordan Alvarez
DH
136 90 142 32 101 49 133 0.282
Kyle Tucker
LF
132 79 140 27 87 49 82 0.295
Martin Maldonado
C
118 40 63 12 36 47 121 0.176
Michael Brantley
LF
116 68 143 8 45 33 50 0.315
Chas McCormick
RF
101 44 69 13 48 21 96 0.258
Myles Straw
CF
98 44 85 2 34 38 71 0.262
Alex Bregman
3B
83 51 91 10 52 40 51 0.286
Aledmys Diaz
2B
78 28 74 8 44 15 57 0.271
Ryne Stanek
RP
69 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
150 71 164 7 51 25 88 0.272
Nathaniel Lowe
1B
148 66 136 15 68 76 153 0.260
Adolis Garcia
RF
140 73 131 30 83 31 183 0.241
Nick Solak
2B
121 54 103 11 47 30 104 0.235
Joey Gallo
CF
95 57 69 25 55 74 125 0.223
Charlie Culberson
SS
86 22 57 5 19 17 63 0.239
Jose Trevino
C
83 19 59 3 27 11 54 0.220
Jonah Heim
C
79 20 48 9 28 13 57 0.190
Brock Holt
2B
71 21 46 2 20 22 44 0.209
Andy Ibanez
3B
68 22 59 6 19 13 32 0.266
Willie Calhoun
LF
67 24 60 5 21 20 31 0.259
Eli White
SS
64 26 35 6 15 18 66 0.177

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
27 12 5 0 0 156.1 181 1.24 3.17
Zack Greinke
SP
29 11 6 0 0 168.2 117 1.17 4.11
Luis Garcia
SP
29 11 7 0 0 150.1 161 1.15 3.23
Framber Valdez
SP
20 11 5 0 0 123.0 115 1.27 3.07
Jose Urquidy
SP
18 8 3 0 0 96.0 81 0.99 3.56
Jake Odorizzi
SP
22 6 7 0 0 96.0 86 1.22 4.22
Ryan Pressly
RP
60 5 2 25 1 61.2 79 0.92 2.19
Cristian Javier
RP
34 4 1 2 5 97.0 123 1.19 3.25
Ryne Stanek
RP
69 3 4 2 19 65.0 80 1.18 3.46
Blake Taylor
SP
49 3 4 0 5 41.0 41 1.41 3.07
Bryan Abreu
SP
31 3 3 1 7 36.0 36 1.47 5.75
Brandon Bielak
RP
27 3 3 1 2 47.0 43 1.34 4.21

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
30 9 12 0 0 166.1 134 1.44 5.36
John King
RP
27 7 5 0 4 46.0 40 1.15 3.52
Taylor Hearn
SP
41 6 5 0 1 99.0 90 1.32 4.55
Kyle Gibson
SP
19 6 3 0 0 113.0 94 1.18 2.87
Dane Dunning
SP
25 5 9 0 0 110.0 106 1.43 4.34
Brett Martin
RP
62 4 4 0 10 59.0 39 1.27 3.20
Josh Sborz
RP
60 3 3 1 9 56.0 66 1.39 3.86
Kolby Allard
RP
29 3 12 0 0 119.2 99 1.27 5.42
Dennis Santana
SP
35 2 4 0 3 36.0 33 1.42 4.00
Mike Foltynewicz
SP
26 2 12 0 0 135.0 94 1.27 5.47
Kohei Arihara
SP
10 2 4 0 0 40.2 24 1.43 6.64
A.J. Alexy
SP
4 2 1 0 0 18.0 15 1.39 5.00

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