The Houston Astros (26-15) and the Texas Rangers (18-21) meet on Sunday at 2:10 PM ET. The Astros are favored (-193) against the underdog Rangers (+162). Houston’s Jose Urquidy gets the start against Texas’ Taylor Hearn.

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Game Info, Betting Lines for Astros vs. Rangers

  • Game Day: Sunday, May 22, 2022
  • Game Time: 2:10 PM ET
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Stadium: Minute Maid Park
Astros vs Rangers Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
Astros -193 8.5

Astros Stats & Trends

Astros Batting

  • The Houston Astros lead the league with 56 total home runs, averaging 1.4 per game.
  • The Astros have the 20th-ranked batting average in the majors (.231).
  • The Astros rank 15th in the league with a .309 on-base percentage.
  • The Astros strike out 7.9 times per game to rank 12th in baseball.
  • The Astros average 1.1 homers per home game this season (17 total at home).
  • The Astros are averaging 2.4 extra-base hits per game while slugging .376 in home contests.
  • At home this season the club averages seven hits per game and is batting .225.

Astros Key Batters

  • Yordan Alvarez leads Houston with 32 hits, batting .256 this season with 16 extra-base hits.
  • Among qualifying hitters in baseball, Alvarez’s batting average ranks 69th, his on-base percentage ranks 32nd, and he is eighth in slugging.
  • Kyle Tucker is hitting .250 with six doubles, seven home runs and 21 walks.
  • Tucker’s batting average is 76th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 49th, and his slugging percentage 47th.
  • Alex Bregman has collected 31 base hits, an OBP of .341 and a slugging percentage of .399 this season.
  • Jeremy Pena has seven home runs, 21 RBI and a batting average of .279 this season.
  • Pena brings a three-game hitting streak into this game. During his last five outings he is hitting .294 with a home run, a walk and an RBI.

Rangers Stats & Trends

Rangers Batting

  • The Rangers rank 13th in Major League Baseball with 40 home runs.
  • The Rangers have a team batting average of just .222 this season, which ranks 26th among MLB teams.
  • The Rangers have an OBP of just .287 this season, which ranks 28th in MLB.
  • The Rangers rank 13th in strikeouts per game (8.3) among MLB offenses.
  • They’ve hit 15 homers, an average of 0.9 per game, in 17 road contests this season.
  • They have a team slugging percentage of .333 in away games this season with 38 extra-base hits.
  • In 17 road games this season, they have a batting average of .214 while averaging 7.2 base hits per contest.

Rangers Key Batters

  • Corey Seager has totaled 37 hits with a .323 on-base percentage and a .442 slugging percentage, all club-bests for the Rangers.
  • Including all the qualified hitters in the majors, Seager’s batting average puts him 73rd, his on-base percentage is 81st, and he is 48th in slugging.
  • Seager hopes to build on an eight-game hitting streak in this matchup. During his last 10 games he is hitting .278 with three doubles, a home run, six walks and four RBI.
  • Adolis Garcia has six doubles, two triples, six home runs and nine walks while batting .212.
  • Including all qualifying hitters, Garcia is 136th in batting average, 149th in on-base percentage and 87th in slugging percentage.
  • Jonah Heim has five doubles, four home runs and 11 walks while batting .272.
  • Brad Miller is hitting .204 with a double, six home runs and six walks.

Astros vs. Rangers Probable Pitchers

Urquidy Hearn
7 GS 7
3-1 W-L 2-2
4.81 ERA 5.46
33.2 IP 29.2
4 BB 16
20 SO 31
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