World Series Odds: Rangers Are 1 Win Away From First-Ever Championship

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Texas Rangers' Corey Seager, center, hits a two-run location tally disconnected Arizona Diamondbacks starting ... [+] pitcher Brandon Pfaadt (32) during nan 3rd inning successful Game 3 of nan shot World Series Monday, Oct. 30, 2023, successful Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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The Texas Rangers are 1 triumph distant from their first-ever World Series title. Riding their large bats again, nan Rangers rolled complete nan Diamondbacks 11-7 successful Game 4 to return a 3-1 bid lead.

Rangers head Bruce Bochy is besides 1 triumph distant from his 4th World Series title having led nan San Francisco Giants to 3 World Series titles from 2010-2014.

Perhaps nan astir singular streak during nan Rangers playoff tally is their 10-0 grounds connected nan road. Texas has scored 66 runs successful those 10 playoff games. But for nan Rangers to seizure nan World Series successful Game 5, they’ll person to find a measurement to hit nan Diamondbacks champion pitcher, Zac Gallen.

Game 5 - Wednesday, Nov. 1

Texas Rangers (-102) astatine Arizona Diamondbacks (-116), Total 8.5 runs

Major League Baseball odds from FanDuel Sportsbook refresh periodically and are taxable to change, including connected World Series props and unrecorded betting.

The Rangers Game 5 starting pitcher is Nathan Eovaldi, who is 4-0 pinch a 3.52 ERA successful this year’s postseason. He’s recorded 36 strikeouts successful 30.2 innings

Diamondbacks starter Zac Gallen has not carried his beardown regular play numbers of 17 wins, 3.47 ERA and 220 strikeouts into nan postseason. Gallen is 2-2 pinch a 5.27 ERA and conscionable 18 strikeouts successful 27.1 innings.

Three of nan 4 games successful this World Series person gone complete nan full pinch 11, 10 and 18 runs scored successful games 1, 2 and 4.

The Rangers are now -1450 to triumph nan World Series, and nan Diamondbacks +900, aliases 9/1.

Just six of 47 teams trailing 3-1 successful a best-of-seven World Series person rallied to win, including 4 of 21 who had to triumph Games 6 and 7 connected nan roadworthy successful nan existent 2-3-2 format.

Rangers ALCS Most Valuable Player Adolis Garcia missed Game 4 (strain of his obliques) and is retired nan remainder of nan World Series. He gave his squad an affectional reside and assistance up of Game 4 telling his teammates he loved them and he was assured they would triumph nan World Series.

The Rangers are connected a roll, and nan odds a beardown Texas will seizure their first World Series title. Corey Seager (-420) will beryllium nan MVP. I’d stake it happens successful beforehand of nan Rangers location fans this weekend.

Game 5 goes to nan Arizona Diamondbacks.

You tin stake connected it.

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