The Texas Rangers will travel to Tampa, Florida, to play a 3-game set against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field beginning on Monday at 10 pm EST.? In their last meeting on 4/16/2018, the Rangers were able to get the 6-5 road win.? In this game, Adrian Beltre, Roughned Odor, Carlos Gomez, Joey Gallo each had 2 hits apiece while Odor had 3 RBI?s.? While Tyson Ross (3.2 IP, 5 R, 4 H, 4 BB, 5 SO) started the game, Matt Bush (3-4) picked up the win in this contest for the Rangers.? For the Rays, Jake Odorizzi (4 IP, 3 R, 4 H, 3 BB, 2 HR, 5 SO) started on the mound, yet, Brad Boxberger (2-2) suffered the loss after allowing 3 runs on 2 hits in only 1 inning.? Tampa Bay only mustered 6 hits in this game with Mallex Smith having 2 of those with 2 RBI?s in the losing effort.? Evan Longoria (1-5) and Steve Sousa, Jr. (0-2) struggled throughout the day.? The Rangers won on the spread as underdogs (+114) while the over was the play in that the total was set at 9.5 runs for the game.?The Texas Rangers come into this game loser of 3 of their last 5 yet winners of 2 straight to where the O/U was 2-3.? In their last outing, they needed 10 innings in which to squeak by the Houston Astros on the road by a 3-1 score on Sunday night.? Robinson Chirinos accounted for 2 hits and 3 RBI?s in the victory while Bartolo Colon picked up the win by going 7.2 innings and allowing 1 run on 1 hit, 1 walk, and 7 strikeouts with an ERA of 1.45.? Houston could only muster 3 hits in this contest with 2 hits being by Josh Reddick.? DH Yuli Gurriel (0-3) had an RBI on the night.? Justin Verlander suffered the loss for the Astros as he went 8 innings while allowing only 1 run on 1 hit, 1 walk, 1 homer, and 11 strikeouts on the night with an ERA of 1.35.? The Rangers cashed in on the spread as huge underdogs (+234) while the under was the play in that the total was set 8 runs for the game.?The Tampa Bay Rays enter this series losers of 4 of their last 5 games to where the O/U was 3-2.? They are fresh off a series with the Philadelphia Phillies to where they were swept 3-0 with their last outing on Sunday saw the Rays lose by a score of 10-4 at home.? In this game, Denard Spann, Johnny Field, Mallex Smith, and Jesus Sucre each had 2 hits while compiling for 4 RBI?s for the Phillies in the victory.? Ryan Yarborough (0-1) suffered the loss for the Rays as he went 4.2 innings while allowing 5 runs on 3 hits, 2 walks, 2 strikeouts, with an ERA of 2.84 for the game.? The Phillies covered the spread as underdogs (+128) while the over was the play in that the total was set at 8 runs for the game.?