Astros vs. Rangers MLB Odds, Picks & Predictions: The Winning System to Bet on Sunday

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Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images. Pictured: Zack Greinke #21 of the Houston Astros

Astros vs. Rangers MLB Odds

Astros Odds -220
Rangers Odds +184
Over/Under 8.5 (-122/-104)
Time 2:35 p.m. ET
TV BSSW

*MLB Odds as of Sunday at 7:30 a.m. ET


The NFL completes its 2021 preseason on Sunday with five Week 3 matchups ranging from 1 p.m. ET through 8 p.m. ET.

At the time of writing, bettors seem to be more interested in football than today’s MLB slate of games, however, this afternoon’s Astros vs. Rangers matchup has some very interesting activity when it comes to betting trends and historical value.

Using our PRO betting tools, let’s take a deeper dive into Astros vs. Rangers, including the profitable MLB system that experts are quietly betting.

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Astros vs. Rangers MLB Pick

Sharp Action

With Zack Greinke on the mound, it’s no surprise that the first-place Astros are massive -220 favorites against the last-place Rangers.

Still, bettors with the resources to move the market are finding value with Texas.

After the Rangers opened as +165 underdogs at DraftKings Sportsbook, this number floated to +190, and that’s when the wiseguys struck.

Action Labs’ Bet Signals are reporting a steam move at exactly +190, which, in turn, forced oddsmakers to push this moneyline back down toward the opener.

Big Money

Bettors seem to believe that an Astros win will be a given, evidenced by the 93% of tickets laying the massive monyeline price.

However, the paltry 7% of bets that have landed on Texas make up 29% of the money, a sign that the home underdog has attracted the largest wagers thus far.

PRO Systems

Because bettors are avoiding the Rangers in droves, Texas qualifies for The Action Network’s Betting Against the Public PRO System, which has provided a profit of 146.9 units since 2005 by pinpointing undervalued divisional underdogs being avoided by the public.

Top Experts

One of our top experts is leveraging this system as well by also betting on the Rangers today.

PRO Report Pick: Rangers +184

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