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Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 08/18/2021 Baseball Tips, Forecast and Analysis

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Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 08-18-2021 Baseball Tips Forecast and Analysis

Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 08/18/2021 – The Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays are all set to enter their third game of a four-game series from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Bay Rays are making perfect use against the struggling Orioles. Tampa Bay is sitting at the top of the AL East Division play but they have a new competitor on their trail. The Yankees are right behind the Bay Rays and they need to be more consistent in their success. The online MLB picks and parlays have predicted the Bay Rays to continue their success against Baltimore.

Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 08/18/2021

When: Wednesday, August 18, 7:10 PM ET
Where: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida
TV: BSSUN
Stream: MLB.TV

Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays 08/18/2021

Team RL TOTAL ML
Baltimore Orioles +1.5 (+115) 8 o (-122) +245
Tampa Bay Rays -1.5 (-159) 8 u (-111) -370
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Baltimore Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles are one of the worst teams on the season after dropping 80 games and winning just 38 in return. The Orioles are way behind the Blue Jays and they enter this game with a terrible loss. Baltimore gave up 10 runs to the Bay Rays in their last game and scored nothing in return. In their last two games, they have given up a total of 19 runs. Spenser Watkins will be sent to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Watkins is holding a 2-4 record on the season with an ERA of 5.25.

Players to watch: Cedric Mullins CF (GP 113, AB 437, R 67, H 139, 2B 29, 3B 4, HR 20, RBI 40, TB 236, BB 41, SO 89, SB 22, AVG 0.318, OBP 0.382, SLG 0.54, OPS 0.922, WAR 4.7), Trey Mancini RF (GP 112, AB 430, R 60, H 109, 2B 25, 3B 1, HR 20, RBI 61, TB 196, BB 37, SO 109, SB 0, AVG 0.253, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.456, OPS 0.775, WAR 0.9).

Tampa Bay Rays

The Bay Rays have done their best and are now one step ahead of the opponents in the AL East. The Bay Rays have one of the best offensive units to back their pitching staff. Randy Arozarena, Brandon Lowe, and Austin Meadows are the leaders in batting. Tampa will turn in Shane McClanahan as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 7-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.73 and 105 Ks in total. The Bay Rays are all set to take out the Orioles once more with the help of McClanahan.  

Players to watch: Austin Meadows DH (GP 108, AB 403, R 65, H 94, 2B 25, 3B 1, HR 21, RBI 77, TB 184, BB 51, SO 101, SB 3, AVG 0.233, OBP 0.323, SLG 0.457, OPS 0.78, WAR 1.7), Randy Arozarena LF (GP 104, AB 399, R 68, H 109, 2B 23, 3B 2, HR 16, RBI 54, TB 184, BB 40, SO 123, SB 11, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.35, SLG 0.461, OPS 0.811, WAR 3).

Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers

Trends

Baltimore Orioles

The total has gone OVER in 9 of Baltimore’s last 13 games.
Orioles are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games.
Baltimore is 0-7 SU in their last 7 games against Tampa Bay.
Baltimore is 0-7 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Orioles are 1-10 SU in their last 11 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay.

Tampa Bay Rays

The total has gone OVER in 9 of Tampa Bay’s last 11 games.
Tampa Bay is 9-3 SU in their last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Tampa Bay’s last 7 games against Baltimore.
Tampa Bay is 7-2 SU in their last 9 games at home.
Tampa Bay is 10-1 SU in their last 11 games when playing at home against Baltimore.

Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks

The recent betting trends remain in favor of the Bay Rays to win this game and cover the spread. Tampa Bay is just a few steps away from clinching the division title and punching their ticket to the wild card round.  

Score Prediction: Bay Rays 8, Orioles 2.