Texas Rangers (90-72, second in the AL West during the regular season) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (84-78, second in the NL West during the regular season)PITCHING PROBABLES: Rangers: Andrew Heaney (10-6, 4.15 ERA, 1.38 WHIP, 151 strikeouts); Diamondbacks: Joe Mantiply (2-2, 4.62 ERA, 1.
BOTTOM LINE: The Arizona Diamondbacks square off against the Texas Rangers on Tuesday in Game 4 of the World Series. The Rangers lead 2-1. Arizona has a 43-38 record in home games and an 84-78 record overall. The Diamondbacks are 70-16 in games when they out-hit their opponents.
Texas is 40-41 on the road and 90-72 overall. Rangers hitters have a collective .337 on-base percentage, the third-best percentage in the majors.TOP PERFORMERS: Christian Walker leads the Diamondbacks with 71 extra base hits (36 doubles, two triples and 33 home runs). Tommy Pham is 9-for-37 with three doubles, two home runs and two RBI over the past 10 games. headtopics.com
Adolis Garcia has 29 doubles, 39 home runs and 107 RBI for the Rangers. Corey Seager is 10-for-43 with two doubles and four home runs over the last 10 games.Rangers: 6-4, .229 batting average, 4.70 ERA, outscored opponents by one run
INJURIES: Diamondbacks: Scott McGough: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Dominic Fletcher: 60-Day IL (finger), Tommy Henry: 60-Day IL (elbow), Austin Adams: 60-Day IL (ankle), Drey Jameson: 60-Day IL (elbow), Mark Melancon: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Corbin Martin: 60-Day IL (lat) headtopics.com
Rangers: Adolis Garcia: day-to-day (undisclosed), Ian Kennedy: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Brad Miller: 60-Day IL (hamstring), Jacob deGrom: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jake Odorizzi: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Brett Martin: 60-Day IL (shoulder)
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