Padres-Rangers Lines Preview

The San Diego Padres and the Texas Rangers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Rangers Ballpark in an interleague contest.
Righthander Chad Gaudin will take the mound for the Padres to start this game. Gaudin is 3-6 this season with a 5.79 ERA.
Starting this game for the Rangers will be Tommy Hunter. The righthander has a 5.07 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Odds aren’t yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.
The Padres scored early and slipped past the Rangers 7-3 on Saturday, as +145 underdogs. The game’s 10 runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (10.5).
Kyle Blanks led the way with three runs batted in for the Padres. Kevin Correia evened his record to 5-5 overall with the win.
Michael Young drove in one run for the Rangers, who were -165 favorites in the contest. Derek Holland surrendered 13 hits and seven runs over 5 2-3 innings in the loss.
Team records:
San Diego: 32-41 SU
Texas: 40-33 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 4-6
After playing Texas are 7-3
After a win are 2-8

Texas most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing LA Angels are 6-4
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
San Diego is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Texas
San Diego is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Texas
San Diego is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
San Diego is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against San Diego
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Diego
Texas is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
Next up:
San Diego home to Houston, Monday, June 29
Texas home to LA Angels, Monday, June 29

 

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