Miami Marlins at Texas Rangers Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 6/9/2014
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 7:05 PM on FSFL, FSSW
Globe Life Park in Arlington, Arlington, Texas
Miami Marlins - Koehler, T (5-5) vs. Texas Rangers - Lewis, C (4-4)
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Right-hander Tom Koehler will get the call for the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night and will face Colby Lewis and the Texas Rangers.
Last Wednesday, Tom Koehler didn't pitch particularly well, but he was able to get some help from his offense and ended up picking up his fifth win of the season. He went five innings in that game and allowed three runs on six hits, including two home runs, while striking out four and walking four. Koehler now has an even 5-5 record on the season and has only allowed 60 hits in 73 innings of work.
Rangers outfielder Alex Rios has faced Koehler three times and has one single against him, while Daniel Murphy has one hit in two at-bats against him.
Colby Lewis had a rough game against the Baltimore Orioles last Thursday, but he ended up getting a no decision as the Rangers were able to come back ad win that game 8-6. Lewis gave up five runs on seven hits in five innings in that outing while striking out four and walking two. The right-hander has given up a whopping 75 hits in 53 innings this year and has a 5.77 ERA.
Rangers catcher Jeff Mathis has faced Lewis more than any of his teammates and is 2-for-5 against him with an RBI and two strikeouts. Reed Johnson is 1-for-3 against him with one strikeout.
Miami Marlins Betting Trends
Miami Marlins are 36-22-5 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Miami Marlins is 0.3
Texas Rangers Betting Trends
Texas Rangers are 32-26-5 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Texas Rangers is -0.5
Injuries to Watch
06/09/14 P Henderson Alvarez Hip questionable
06/01/14 C Jarrod Saltalamacchia Concussion 7-day DL (6/1)
05/28/14 P Carter Capps Elbow 60-day DL (5/26)
05/24/14 P Brad Hand Ankle 15-day DL (5/24)
05/13/14 P Jose Fernandez Elbow 15-day DL (5/10), out for season
03/28/14 2B Rafael Furcal Hamstring 60-day DL (3/21)
06/08/14 1B Mitch Moreland Ankle out indefinitely
06/04/14 P Alexi Ogando Elbow 15-day DL (6/3)
06/04/14 P Matt Harrison Back 15-day DL (5/14), out for season
05/22/14 1B Prince Fielder Neck 15-day DL (5/17)
05/21/14 P Martin Perez Elbow 60-day DL (5/11)
04/25/14 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff Back 15-day DL (4/23)
04/23/14 P Pedro Figueroa Elbow 60-day DL (4/23)
04/19/14 LF James Adduci Finger 15-day DL (4/19)
03/31/14 C Geovany Soto Knee 60-day DL (3/30)
03/31/14 2B Jurickson Profar Shoulder 60-day DL (3/23)
03/28/14 RF Engel Beltre Leg 60-day DL (3/26)
03/28/14 P Joe Ortiz Foot 60-day DL (2/14)
Guy's Pick: Take Texas
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