Texas
Rangers
Stadium Globe Life Field
78-84 Overall | AL WEST 3rd
TEAM STATSAVGRHRERA
Rangers.2488102235.06
Schedule
Preseason
Fri  2/21
@
Royals
3:05pm
Sat  2/22
vs
Brewers
3:05pm
Sun  2/23
@
Mariners
3:10pm
Mon  2/24
@
Reds
3:05pm
Tue  2/25
vs
Royals
3:05pm
Wed  2/26
@
Rockies
3:10pm
Thu  2/27
vs
Cubs
3:05pm
Fri  2/28
@
Angels
3:10pm
Sat  2/29
vs
White Sox
3:05pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

They are one of 3 teams with 5000/1 odds to win the World Series. They do not win the World Series in any simulations. They are not a good value to win the AL either at 2500/1. They are projected to win 78 games and go over their pre-season futures line of 71. In simulations, they have been eliminated from playoff contention. They were a +2000 'underdog' to make the playoffs in the preseason. Their preseason chances to win the division were 0.3% at 80/1, 1.2%. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #8 in the AL.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

Based on money line odds their expected record at this point of the season is 62.8-75.2. At 67-71 they are in line with these expectations. If you bet on them to win every game you would be up big (+293 units). They are one of the best teams against the spread (73-65) for a +241 profit. Their under-over record is 74-60 with 4 pushes. Based on computer simulations they only have a 41% chance to beat the Yankees in their next game. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM STATISTICAL STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record is slightly better than it should be. Their average run differential is -0.33 which ranks #9 in the AL, but their rank based on win percentage is #8. They are the #10 ranked team in run differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #8 ranked team among home teams. Their average run differential in their past 14 games is -1.07 which ranks them #11 over this stretch, slightly worse than overall.

TEAM STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

ALLOWED TO OPPOSING TEAMS (Lower # is Better):

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Willie Calhoun who is projected to be the #22 outfielder the rest of the season. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
39 Allard, Kolby SP6-119008/13/19972No College
1 Andrus, Elvis SS6-020008/26/198811No College
--- Apostel, Sherten 3B6-419803/11/19990No College
70 Burke, Brock SP6-418008/04/19961No College
5 Calhoun, Willie LF5-821511/04/19943No College
53 Chavez, Jesse RP6-217508/21/198312No College
61 Chirinos, Robinson C6-121006/05/19848No College
17 Choo, Shin-Soo DH5-1120507/13/198215No College
--- Evans, Demarcus P6-424010/22/19960No College
60 Farrell, Luke RP6-621006/07/19913Northwestern
21 Frazier, Todd 3B6-322002/12/19869Rutgers
13 Gallo, Joey CF6-523011/19/19935No College
44 Gibson, Kyle RP6-621510/23/19877Missouri
--- Goody, Nick RP5-1119507/06/19915LSU
11 Guzman, Ronald 1B6-422510/20/19942No College
63 Hearn, Taylor SP6-522708/30/19941No College
16 Heineman, Scott CF6-121512/04/19921Oregon
72 Hernandez, Jonathan RP6-217507/06/19961No College
79 Jimenez, A.J. C6-019205/01/19901No College
57 Jurado, Ariel SP6-123001/30/19962No College
9 Kiner-Falefa, Isiah C5-1017603/23/19952No College
--- Kluber, Corey SP6-421504/10/19869No College
25 Leclerc, Jose RP6-019012/19/19934No College
--- Lyles, Jordan SP6-523010/19/19909No College
35 Lynn, Lance SP6-525505/12/19878Ole Miss
74 Martin, Brett RP6-420004/28/19951No College
2 Mathis, Jeff C6-020503/31/198315No College
65 Mendez, Yohander RP6-520001/17/19954No College
23 Minor, Mike SP6-422012/26/19878Vanderbilt
48 Montero, Rafael RP6-020110/17/19905No College
12 Odor, Rougned 2B5-1119502/03/19946No College
62 Palumbo, Joe SP6-117010/26/19941No College
--- Phillips, Tyler P6-520010/27/19970No College
--- Rodriguez, Joely RP6-120011/14/19912No College
38 Santana, Danny 1B5-1119011/07/19906No College
15 Solak, Nick DH5-1018001/11/19951Louisville
--- Taveras, Leody CF6-116009/08/19980No College
--- Tejeda, Anderson SS5-1116005/01/19980No College
56 Trevino, Jose C5-1121011/28/19922No College