Indians at Rangers 6/17/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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Cleveland Indians vs. Texas Rangers
MLB: 8:05 PM EST
Jun. 17, 2019
Latest Odds : CLE -130 Total 9.5
The Cleveland Indians swept the Detroit Tigers over the weekend and now head to Texas on Monday to take on the Rangers. The Indians are 37-33 on the season and sit 2nd in the AL Central. Cleveland has won seven of their last ten games and beat Detroit 8-0 on Sunday. The Indians are 17-16 on the road.
Mike Clevinger will make his 3rd start on the hill for Cleveland. Clevinger is 1-0 on the season with 12 innings pitched. Clevinger has 22 strikeouts, 4 walks, and didn't give up a run in either of his first two starts. The Cleveland Indians carry a 3.93 team ERA which ranks 6th best in the MLB.
The Texas Rangers head back to Texas after losing 11-3 in Cincinnati on Sunday. The Rangers are 38-33 on the season and 2nd in the AL West. Texas has won six of their last ten games and carry a 24-12 home field record. The Rangers average 5.7 runs per game which ranks 2nd in the league.
Lance Lynn will climb the hill for Texas to make his 15th start. Lynn is 7-4 on the season with 86 innings pitched. Lynn has 93 strikeouts and carries a 4.40 ERA. Lynn pitched 6 innings in his last start allowing 3 runs on 6 hits.
Recent Betting Trends:
Indians are 1-6 in their last 7 vs. American League West.
Rangers are 14-5 in their last 19 home games.
Under is 5-1 in Indians last 6 vs. American League West.
Under is 6-1 in Rangers last 7 during game 1 of a series.
Free Betting Pick: UNDER 9.5
Both starting pitchers have thrown quality stuff in their last few starts. Mike Clevinger hasn't allowed a run yet and is seeking to move to 2-0 on the season. The under is 5-1 in Indians last 6 vs. American League West. The under is 6-1 in Rangers last 7 during game 1 of a series. Final Score Prediction, Cleveland Indians win 5-3 but, the play is on the UNDER.