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Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays 06/22/2021 Game Analysis, Tips and Baseball Forecast
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Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays 06/22/2021 – Two top teams from the AL East Division play are all set to face off in their opening game of a three-game series. Boston Red Sox will hit the road in this game to take on Tampa Bay Rays from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Red Sox are back on top of the AL East Division play while the Bay Rays declined to the second spot. Both teams have dominated the AL East and are fighting for the top position. The best sports gambling website has all the details of this game available online.
Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays 06/22/2021
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox won 43 games and dropped 29 in total. Despite dropping their last series against the Royals. The Red Sox managed to stay ahead of the Bay Rays. Boston gave up seven runs in their last game and scored just three in return. Xander Bogaerts is the leader in batting with an average of .317. The home run and RBI leader with 18 and 57 is Rafael Devers. Eduardo Rodriguez will get the ball tonight against the Bay Rays. The southpaw is holding a 5-4 record on the season with an ERA of 6.21.
Players to watch: R. Devers 3B (GP 68, AB 259, R 48, H 72, 2B 20, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 57, TB 148, BB 23, SO 74, SB 3, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.341, SLG 0.571, OPS 0.913, WAR 2.6), J.D. Martinez LF (GP 66, AB 259, R 48, H 80, 2B 17, 3B 2, HR 14, RBI 44, TB 143, BB 24, SO 64, SB 0, AVG 0.309, OBP 0.367, SLG 0.552, OPS 0.919, WAR 2.3).
Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays are right behind Boston with a 43-30 record. Tampa Bay is ahead of the Yankees but they lost six games straight. Their loss brought the Bay Rays down to the second spot. Tampa Bay was swept by the Mariners in their last four-game series. Joey Wendle is the leader in batting with an average of .292. Austin Meadows is the home run leader with 15 and RBI leader with 50. Rich Hill will get the ball tonight as their starter. The southpaw is holding a 5-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.64.
Players to watch: R. Arozarena LF (GP 68, AB 266, R 46, H 69, 2B 12, 3B 1, HR 10, RBI 37, TB 113, BB 27, SO 85, SB 11, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.338, SLG 0.425, OPS 0.763, WAR 2.3), A. Meadows DH (GP 68, AB 256, R 43, H 59, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 15, RBI 50, TB 124, BB 34, SO 76, SB 2, AVG 0.23, OBP 0.325, SLG 0.484, OPS 0.81, WAR 1.2).
Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
Boston is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay is 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks
Boston has been dominant this season with their overall performance. Back the Red Sox to win this game and get past the Bay Rays with the mlb point spread predictions in their favor. Tampa Bay will need to make up for all their loss in their upcoming series.
Score Prediction: Red Sox 6, Bay Rays 5.