Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 07/20/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 07/20/2021 – The Orioles took the lead in their series opener after defeating the Bay Rays in their last game. Baltimore will enter this game riding a three-game winning streak. Despite their victory, the Orioles are behind opponents in the AL East Division. Tampa Bay Rays are sitting at the second spot in the AL East and are coming off an unexpected defeat against the Orioles. The Bay Rays are in desperate need of a victory in order to keep pace with the Red Sox. The top online sportsbook has turned towards the Bay Rays to win this game.
Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 07/20/2021
The Baltimore Orioles won a total of 31 games on the season. The Orioles dropped 62 in return and are close to 18 games behind the Yankees in the fourth. Baltimore has one of the worst pitching units that is touching a team ERA of 5.62. The Orioles are surrendering a batting clip of .272 to opponents. From the plate, they have smashed a total of 374 runs with a batting clip of .237. Baltimore will need to improve from all aspects to get past opponents.
Players to watch: C. Mullins CF (GP 91, AB 351, R 51, H 110, 2B 25, 3B 3, HR 16, RBI 35, TB 189, BB 34, SO 74, SB 16, AVG 0.313, OBP 0.379, SLG 0.538, OPS 0.918, WAR 3.9), T. Mancini RF (GP 89, AB 337, R 50, H 86, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 57, TB 154, BB 33, SO 86, SB 0, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.457, OPS 0.787, WAR 0.9).
Tampa Bay Rays
The Bay Rays had an unexpected loss after giving up six runs and scoring just one in return. The Bay Rays are touching a batting clip of .226 with a total of 447 runs. From the pitching end, they are holding an ERA of 3.59. Tampa Bay has a decent batting unit that has helped them come a long way this season. Tampa Bay won a total of 55 games and dropped 39 in return. The Bay Rays are two-plus games behind the Red Sox and are way ahead of the Blue Jays in the third spot.
Players to watch: R. Arozarena LF (GP 85, AB 323, R 52, H 79, 2B 15, 3B 1, HR 10, RBI 41, TB 126, BB 35, SO 99, SB 11, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.39, OPS 0.718, WAR 1.8), A. Meadows DH (GP 87, AB 321, R 52, H 77, 2B 23, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 63, TB 150, BB 41, SO 86, SB 3, AVG 0.24, OBP 0.331, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.798, WAR 1.6).
Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Baltimore’s last 10 games.
Tampa Bay Rays
Rays are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks
Experts betting on mlb continue to remain in favor of the Bay Rays despite their previous loss. Back the Bay Rays to win this game and cover the spread with the help of their batting unit.
Score Prediction: Bay Rays 5, Orioles 2.