Texas Rangers Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Odds, Predictions & Winning Tips (MLB World Series 2023, October 27 – November 4)
The two sides of the 2023 World Series are now set and ready for exciting finals. The Texas Rangers will host the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first two games, as the D-backs will play the following two at home. The Rangers have been to the World Series twice but never won the championship, while the Diamondbacks won it once.
Rangers vs Diamondbacks (2023 MLB World Series) Key Info
The 2023 MLB World Series will be between the Texas Rangers and the Arizona Diamondbacks. The finals are set to start on October 27 and end on November 4 if they reach a potential Game 7. The format of the World Series is a best-of-seven playoff match.
The 2023 MLB postseason has been full of surprises and underdog upsets, as the No. 1 seeds in both the American and National Leagues lost in the Division Series. This is the closest the Rangers have been to winning a championship, and they are favorites to win it all this year.
|ℹ️ Tournament:||2023 Major League Baseball (MLB) World Series|
|🏟️ Venue:||Globe Life Field, Texas and Chase Field, Arizona|
|⏰ Date:||27th October to 4th November, 2023|
|🗓️ Format:||Best-of-seven playoff match|
MLB World Series 2023 (Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks) Odds
According to the best MLB betting sites, the Texas Rangers are the slight favorites at 1.61 (8/13) to win their first championship, while the Arizona Diamondbacks are the underdogs at 2.50 (3/2) to win the World Series.
MLB World Series 2023 Preview
Texas Rangers Path to the MLB 2023 World Series
The Texas Rangers have had an astonishing season, even with the injuries that they suffered. They finished fourth in the American League in the regular season with 90 wins and 72 losses, which put them in a tough matchup against the Tampa Bay Rays in the Wildcard Round, but they have won that series with style despite being big underdogs.
The Rangers knocked out the first seed, the Baltimore Orioles, in the American League Division Series. Then they beat the defending champions, the Houston Astros, in the AL Championship Series. The Rangers were underdogs in all of their three matchups in the playoffs this season.
Arizona Diamondbacks Path to the MLB 2023 World Series
The Arizona Diamondbacks didn’t have their best regular season, as they finished fifth in the National League with 84 wins and 78 losses, but their playoff journey has been inspiring. The D-backs were underdogs in all their matchups, just like the Rangers.
The Diamondbacks won their first two series against the Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers without dropping a game. The National League Championship Series between the D-backs and Phillies went to Game 7, as Arizona got the win on the road at the end.
Rangers vs Diamondbacks: H2H
The Texas Rangers and Arizona Diamondbacks faced each other four times this season, as the D-backs won three of them, with only one win for the Rangers. The Diamondbacks have had the upper hand in recent years in this matchup.
- Diamondbacks 6-3 Rangers (22 August 2023)
- Diamondbacks 4-3 Rangers (21 August 2023)
- Rangers 7-12 Diamondbacks (3 May 2023)
- Rangers 6-4 Diamondbacks (2 May 2023)
- Rangers 8-11 Diamondbacks (13 March 2023)
Last Five Games
Texas Rangers: WWLLL
Arizona Diamondbacks: WWLWW
Last Five Winners of the World Series
- 2022: Houston Astros 4-2 Philadelphia Phillies
- 2021: Atlanta Braves 4-2 Houston Astros
- 2020: Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 Tampa Bay Rays
- 2019: Washington Nationals 4-3 Houston Astros
- 2018: Boston Red Sox 4-1 Los Angeles Dodgers
MLB 2023 Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Predictions
Arizona Diamondbacks to Win the World Series @ 2.50 (3/2)
The Arizona Diamondbacks have had a big advantage over the Rangers in recent years, as they beat Texas in five of their last six head-to-head games. The D-backs pitchers are on fire, as Gallen, Pfaadt, and Marte have all been great, while Carroll has been putting up MVP numbers for their offense.
The baseball betting odds on this matchup are in favor of the Rangers, but this is their first time being the favorite in any series this season, while the Diamondbacks are used to playing and winning as underdogs.
Corbin Carroll to Win the World Series MVP Award @ 11.0 (10/1)
Corbin Carroll is set to receive the National League Rookie of the Year Award at the end of the season. He has been the best D-backs player in the playoffs, especially in Game 7 against the Philadelphia Phillies. If the Diamondbacks win the championship, then Carroll will have a big chance of winning the World Series MVP Award as well.
Series Total Games – Over 5.5 @ 1.50 (1/2)
The total number of World Series games has gone over this total in eight of the last 10 years. This matchup is evenly matched, and each team should get at least two wins here, as they are both in great form right now. The last seven World Series matchups had an average of 6.28 games.
Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Team News
The Rangers will start Nate Eovaldi as their pitcher in the first game of the series. Mitch Garver is cleared to play after getting injured in their last game.
The Diamondbacks are set to have Zac Gallen as their starting pitcher in Game 1. Tommy Henry is still questionable to play, while Scott McGough is out for the season with an injury.
Rangers vs Diamondbacks (MLB World Series 2023) Betting Tips
The matchup for the World Series this year is evenly matched and could go either way, but the better value is on the D-backs with such enticing odds. Make sure you use our Texas Rangers vs Arizona Diamondbacks predictions and take advantage of the latest betting bonuses to have more fun watching the event.