Texas Rangers (42-80, fifth in the AL West) vs. Boston Red Sox (70-54, third in the AL East)
Boston; Saturday, 7:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Rangers: Jordan Lyles (5-10, 5.55 ERA, 1.48 WHIP, 105 attacks) Red Sox: Eduardo Rodriguez (9-6, 4.97 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, 145 attacks)
FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Red Sox -337, Rangers +268; plus / minus is 9 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Texas Rangers will head to play the Boston Red Sox on Saturday.
The Red Sox are between 38 and 24 years old on the turf. Boston has hit 157 homers as a team this season. Rafael Devers leads them with 29, averaging 15.1 bats.
The Rangers went 14-46 away from home. Texas has dropped .367 this season. Adolis Garcia leads the team with a .480 mark.
The Red Sox won the last game 6-0. Chris Sale got his second win and Xander Bogaerts won 2 to 4 with a home run and two RBI for Boston. Dane Dunning got his eighth loss to Texas.
BEST PERFORMANCE: Devers leads the Red Sox with an additional 63 base hits and is hitting .280.
Garcia leads the Rangers with 71 RBI and is batting .244.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Sox: 5-5, 0.289 batting average, 4.23 ERA, outscored opponents in 25 runs
Rangers: 3-7, 0.226 batting average, 4.38 ERA, surpassed by 13 runs
INJURIES: Red Sox: Darwinzon Hernandez: (oblique), Ryan Brasier: (calf), Eduard Bazardo: (lat), Danny Santana: (groin), Christian Arroyo: (hamstring).
Rangers: Hunter Wood: (elbow), Jose Leclerc: (elbow), John King: (shoulder), Jonathan Hernandez: (elbow), Kyle Cody: (shoulder), Matt Bush: (elbow), Joe Barlow: (finger) , Kohei Arihara: (dit), Eli White: (elbow), Charlie Culberson: (covid-19), Willie Calhoun: (forearm), Ronald Guzman: (knee).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and Sportradar data.