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    Rafael Devers is only two RBI away from his 100th of the season as his Boston Red Sox (74-76) ready for a matchup with the Texas Rangers (82-67) on Monday at 8:05 PM ET. The Red Sox are underdogs (+138) against the Rangers (-162). Jordan Montgomery takes the mound first for Texas, and Kutter Crawford is Boston’s pick to start.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Rangers vs. Red Sox

    • Game Day: Monday, September 18, 2023
    • Game Time: 8:05 PM ET
    • Location: Arlington, Texas
    • Stadium: Globe Life Field
    Rangers vs Red Sox Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Rangers -162 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Rangers vs. the Red Sox?

    • TV Channel: BSSW

    Rangers Stats & Trends

    Rangers Batting

    • The Rangers average 1.4 home runs per game to rank sixth in MLB action with 209 total home runs.
    • Texas’ .266 batting average is second-best in MLB.
    • The Rangers rank third in baseball with a .338 on-base percentage.
    • Texas strikes out 8.7 times per game, the No. 16 mark in MLB.
    • The Rangers have hit 129 home runs at home this season (1.7 per game).
    • Texas is slugging .492 with 3.9 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club is batting .274 with 697 hits (9.3 per game) at home this season.

    Rangers Key Batters

    • Marcus Semien leads Texas in slugging percentage (.465) thanks to 65 extra-base hits. He has a .276 batting average and an on-base percentage of .348.
    • Among all qualifying hitters in the majors, he ranks 29th in batting average, 37th in on-base percentage, and 50th in slugging.
    • Semien has recorded at least one hit in two straight games. In his last five games he is hitting .211 with two doubles, three walks and two RBI.
    • Corey Seager has 143 hits and an OBP of .397, both of which lead the Rangers this season. He’s batting .335 and slugging .649.
    • He is fourth in batting average, seventh in on-base percentage and second in slugging among qualifying hitters.
    • Nate Lowe has collected 158 base hits, an OBP of .374 and a slugging percentage of .433 this season.
    • Jonah Heim has 17 home runs, 85 RBI and a batting average of .263 this season.

    Red Sox Stats & Trends

    Red Sox Batting

    • The Red Sox’s 176 home runs rank 15th in Major League Baseball.
    • Boston has a team batting average of .261 this season, which ranks third among MLB teams.
    • The Red Sox have an OBP of .328 this season, which ranks ninth in MLB.
    • Boston ranks 12th in strikeouts per game (8.4) among MLB offenses.
    • They’ve hit 89 homers, an average of 1.2 per game, in 74 road contests this season.
    • Boston is slugging .407 in 74 road games this season.
    • They are averaging 8.4 base hits per game and batting .241 on the road this season.

    Red Sox Key Batters

    • Devers has racked up a slugging percentage of .519 and has 149 hits, both team-best figures for the Red Sox. He’s batting .274 and with an on-base percentage of .353.
    • Including all the qualified players in the big leagues, his batting average puts him 33rd, his on-base percentage ranks 33rd, and he is 12th in slugging.
    • Justin Turner is hitting .281 with 30 doubles, 23 home runs and 49 walks. He’s slugging .469 with an on-base percentage of .350.
    • He ranks 18th in batting average, 34th in on-base percentage and 44th in slugging percentage in the majors.
    • Masataka Yoshida is batting .285 with 29 doubles, three triples, 15 home runs and 34 walks.
    • Alex Verdugo is hitting .266 with 36 doubles, five triples, 13 home runs and 42 walks.

    Rangers vs. Red Sox Probable Pitchers

    Jordan Montgomery (TEX) Pitcher Kutter Crawford (BOS)
    9 – 11 W/L 6 – 7
    168.2 IP 112
    3.47 ERA 4.18
    1.221 WHIP 1.161
    7.8 K/9 9.2
    2.3 BB/9 2.7

    Rangers vs. Red Sox Injury Updates

    • Rangers: Josh Jung: 10 Day IL (Thumb), Adolis García: 10 Day IL (Knee), Max Scherzer: 15 Day IL (Triceps ), Josh Sborz: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), Jacob deGrom: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Ian Kennedy: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Brad Miller: 60 Day IL (Hamstring), Brett Martin: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jake Odorizzi: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)
    • Red Sox: Triston Casas: 10 Day IL (Shouder), James Paxton: 15 Day IL (Knee), Joely Rodriguez: 15 Day IL (Hip), Corey Kluber: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Kaleb Ort: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Jarren Duran: 60 Day IL (Toe), Zack Kelly: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Wyatt Mills: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Adalberto Mondesi: 60 Day IL (Knee), Kenley Jansen: 7 Day IL (Covid-19)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Rangers and Red Sox (Last 10 Games)


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