Rangers, Astros Near Braves for Best World Series Odds

  • The Texas Rangers are tied with the Houston Astros for the second-shortest odds (+300) to win the World Series.
  • Texas clinched an appearance in the American League Championship Series, while the Astros are one win away from clinching their spot.
  • The Atlanta Braves remain favored to win the World Series with +270 odds.

HOUSTON – The Houston Astros are one win away from meeting the Texas Rangers in the ALCS. Both teams have +300 odds to win the World Series.

Odds at Texas online gambling sites are anticipating a postseason-edition of the Lone Star Series to decide who goes on to the World Series. It would be the first time the Astros and Rangers meet in the postseason.

The Rangers clinched their spot with a sweep of the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday. Houston took a 2-1 series lead over the Minnesota Twins with a dominant 9-1 victory on the same day.

Meanwhile, the Atlanta Braves are tied 1-1 with the Philadelphia Phillies and the Los Angeles Dodgers are down 0-2 to the Arizona Diamondbacks. With the top two USA online gambling options from the National League on the ropes, both Texas teams are appealing options to win the World Series.

2023 World Series Odds

  • Atlanta Braves +270
  • Texas Rangers +300
  • Houston Astros +300
  • Philadelphia Phillies +550
  • Arizona Diamondbacks +650
  • Minnesota Twins +1400
  • Los Angeles Dodgers +1700

The Houston Astros have -375 odds to win the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins. Based on series outcomes, the Houston Astros are the biggest threat at MLB gambling sites to win the World Series.

Houston Had Success Against Texas, Atlanta In Regular Season

Houston owned the Texas Rangers in the Lone Star Series in the regular season, winning nine of 13 total games. The Astros swept the Rangers by a combined score of 39-10 in their final regular season series.

Houston also swept the Braves in their only regular season series against them. Although it was just the seventh series of the season, the Astros have value at +300 odds after dominating the other top gambling options to win the World Series.