Nathan Eovaldi starts for Texas against Zach Gallen in a crucial game five. Arizona should be concerned after the Rangers’ strong four game streak. Even after their recent rallying efforts. Texas wants to win now. Arizona finished the fourth with pressure. They need another burst of energy to find a way out of this hole. Keep reading for our Game 5 Rangers vs. Diamondbacks prediction.
Chances of playing and betting
Texas Rangers (-105) v. Arizona Diamondbacks (-115); o/u 9.5
8:03 PM EST, Wednesday, November 1, 2023
Chase Field, Phoenix, AZ
Diamondbacks vs. Rangers game 5 General MLB betting information
At the time of writing, The Spread’s MLB public betting page shows that about 56 percent of money bets are placed on the Rangers.
Texas Rangers DFS Spin
Will Smith He got off to a shaky start in the bottom of the ninth last night, leaving two runners on base. His immediate response was to strike out the one and two hitters. If he gets a chance to throw again tonight, he’ll look for impact pitches by Will.
Arizona Diamondbacks DFS Spin
Zach Gallen He has given up six homers this season. And has a 5.27 ERA for the postseason. Those numbers aren’t good enough for any World Series starter. He needs to be strong for Arizona to have a chance.
Diamondbacks vs. Rangers game 5 MLB betting Trends
Texas has won its last three playoff games by at least five runs
Texas is 4-0 when Nathan Eovaldi plays in the postseason
The Diamondbacks are 2-3 when Zach Gallen pitches this season
Zach Gallen has given up at least two runs in every playoff game this season
Diamondbacks vs. Rangers game 5 MLB betting predictions
Arizona has hit and scored in all but one game of the series. This playoff, Texas has faced deeper battles and tighter games than Arizona. Texas showed elite production after running back Adulis Garcia. Trust the Rangers to find a way to win at this point.
Prediction of the game Diamondbacks vs. Rangers 5: Texas ML (-105)