Tampa Bay Rays vs Cleveland Guardians 9/29/2022 – Progressive Field will see the Tampa Bay Rays locking horns with the Cleveland Guardians on Thursday evening. The Tampa Bay Rays are competing with the Mariners for the Wild Card spot. On the other hand, the Cleveland Guardians have clinched the AL Central division and have punched their ticket to the playoffs. The Rays are currently third in the AL East, hoping to climb the ladder ahead of the Blue Jays. The MLB betting analytics predict the Cleveland Guardians to win in this game.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Cleveland Guardians 9/29/2022
|When:||Thursday, September 29, 6:10 PM EDT|
|Where:||Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio|
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Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays are coming to this finale of the series after winning in the opening game and then losing in the second game. In the first game of the series, the Rays managed to put up four runs in the fourth inning and managed to win. In the second game against Cleveland, Tampa Bay lost with a score of 2-1 with Tyler Glasnow throwing for 3.0 innings going for two hits and a single walk. The starter for this game will be Jeffrey Springs who is 9-4 with a 2.56 ERA across a total of 126.1 innings in total.
Players to watch: Randy Arozarena LF (GP 147, AB 566, R 69, H 152, 2B 41, 3B 2, HR 20, RBI 88, TB 257, BB 42, SO 146, SB 32, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.454, OPS 0.784, WAR 3.1, Yandy Diaz 3B (GP 134, AB 466, R 69, H 136, 2B 32, 3B 0, HR 9, RBI 54, TB 195, BB 77, SO 58, SB 3, AVG 0.292, OBP 0.398, SLG 0.418, OPS 0.817, WAR 3.3
The Cleveland Guardians were not so impressive in the first game of the series against Tampa Bay and only scored once in the 11 the inning of that matchup. In the second game, Cleveland won with Triston McKenzie throwing for 6.0 innings and giving up three hits and a single walk. For the finale against the Tampa Bay Rays, the Cleveland Guardians will be handing the ball to Cal Quantrill. Quantrill is now 14-5 with a 3.49 ERA across a total of 175.1 innings in his MLB career.
Players to watch: Amed Rosario SS (GP 148, AB 617, R 83, H 174, 2B 26, 3B 9, HR 11, RBI 70, TB 251, BB 25, SO 108, SB 17, AVG 0.282, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.407, OPS 0.72, WAR 3.9, Jose Ramirez 3B (GP 151, AB 577, R 86, H 159, 2B 42, 3B 5, HR 28, RBI 119, TB 295, BB 67, SO 79, SB 18, AVG 0.276, OBP 0.352, SLG 0.511, OPS 0.863, WAR 5.4
Tampa Bay Rays vs Cleveland Guardians Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Rays
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games.
Tampa Bay is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Tampa Bay is 13-4 SU in their last 17 games against Cleveland.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Tampa Bay’s last 12 games when there was no favorite.
Tampa Bay is 9-3 SU in their last 12 games when playing on the road against Cleveland.
Tampa Bay is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the American League Central Division.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 5 games played on a Thursday.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland’s last 9 games.
Cleveland is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 5 games against an opponent in the American League East Division.
Cleveland is 8-3 SU in their last 11 games at home.
Cleveland is 3-9 SU in their last 12 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Cleveland’s last 11 games played on a Thursday.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Cleveland Guardians Betting Picks
The Tampa Bay Rays are playing a deadly opponent in this game, but are going to put up a good offense to score some points. The Guardians have already claimed their place in the division and will not be slowing down as of now. The Cleveland Guardians are going to win this game as predicted by the baseball betting odds.
Score Prediction: Guardians 5, Rays 1.