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Rangers visit the Angels to start 2-game series

May 24, 2022 GMT

Texas Rangers (18-22, third in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (26-17, second in the AL West)

Anaheim, California; Tuesday, 9:38 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rangers: Dane Dunning (1-2, 3.92 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, 43 strikeouts); Angels: Noah Syndergaard (3-2, 3.60 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, 22 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Angels -170, Rangers +145; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Angels host the Texas Rangers on Tuesday to open a two-game series.

Los Angeles has a 26-17 record overall and a 14-8 record at home. The Angels are 13-5 in games when they hit at least two home runs.

Texas is 18-22 overall and 10-12 at home. The Rangers have a 1-6 record in games decided by one run.

The teams meet Tuesday for the eighth time this season. The Rangers lead the season series 4-3.

TOP PERFORMERS: Shohei Ohtani has eight doubles, nine home runs and 28 RBI for the Angels. Mike Trout is 11-for-38 with four doubles and three home runs over the last 10 games.

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Corey Seager has four doubles and eight home runs while hitting .245 for the Rangers. Kole Calhoun is 14-for-36 with two doubles, a triple and five home runs over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Angels: 5-5, .239 batting average, 3.41 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs

Rangers: 5-5, .234 batting average, 4.40 ERA, outscored by four runs

INJURIES: Angels: Taylor Ward: day-to-day (neck), David Fletcher: 60-Day IL (hip), Austin Warren: 15-Day IL (nasal fracture), Jose Quijada: 10-Day IL (oblique), Cooper Criswell: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Chris Rodriguez: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Griffin Canning: 60-Day IL (back)

Rangers: Albert Abreu: 15-Day IL (ankle), Jose Leclerc: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jonathan Hernandez: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.