TEXAS +148 - Texas is worth a chip bet here today with Kyle Dowdy getting his first start. The Rangers picked up Dowdy off waivers from NY Mets and reportedly like the improvements he showed late last season and his ability to pitch multiple innings gives the Rangers a long man to replace Jason Hammel. Dowdy underwent Tommy John surgery last summer and reportedly has seen an uptick in his fast ball, and his slider and curveball both improved. I'm going to take shot in the dark and give this kid a chance tonight.
Covers community free betting prediction for Oakland Athletics (68% consensus). The Oakland Athletics appear to have found the cure for their offensive woes - the Texas Rangers' pitching staff. Oakland hopes to continue to feast on Texas' pitchers and complete a sweep when they host the Rangers on Wednesday afternoon for the finale of the three-game series... http://bit.ly/2J0z4vK