3rd of 3 in triple play Tuesday
(MLB) Texas vs. Arizona, 09/07/2021 9:40 PM, Score: 3 - 1
Money Line: -160.00 Arizona (Home)
Result: Loss
MLB - While it may seem tough to back a team like Arizona, this is really more of a play against Texas. The Rangers got the shutout win yesterday but are still only 18-51 in road games this season. Generally speaking the Diamondbacks are a better team at home than on the road and they have a big pitching edge here. We go action on the pitchers because the likelihood of both getting scratched is nearly nil and Gallen is solid and Howard is anything but. Howard has a 9.82 ERA last 3 starts (all Rangers losses) and a 6.07 ERA on the season. Gallen has a 1.50 ERA last 3 starts and should dominate here. Per the above as well as the simulation report, play ARIZONA