New York Mets vs Tampa Bay Rays 05/15/2021 Analysis, Results and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Mets vs Tampa Bay Rays 05/15/2021 – The New York Mets will look forward to rebounding from their last defeat as they continue their series against the Tampa Bay Rays from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Mets will enter this game as they remain at the top of the National League East Division play. Tampa Bay Rays are stuck at the fourth position in the American League East Division play. The Bay Rays are trailing the Blue Jays and are ahead of the Orioles. The sports gambling websites have all the odds and predictions available online as these teams battle to increase their overall record.
New York Mets vs Tampa Bay Rays 05/15/2021
New York Mets
The New York Mets are holding an 18-14 record on the season after their last defeat against the Bay Rays. New York Mets scored two runs from the plate and gave up three in their previous game. The Mets have smashed a total of 111 runs this season with 22 home runs. The Mets are holding a batting clip of .238 with a total of 235 hits. Starting pitcher David Peterson threw seven-plus innings and gave up two earned with four hits in their defeat against the Bay Rays. New York is yet to announce their starting pitcher in this game.
Players to watch: S. Perez C (GP 34, AB 134, R 16, H 36, 2B 8, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 18, TB 65, BB 4, SO 33, SB 0, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.305, SLG 0.485, OPS 0.79, WAR 1), W. Merrifield RF (GP 34, AB 132, R 20, H 35, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 23, TB 54, BB 12, SO 15, SB 11, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.409, OPS 0.729, WAR 0.9).
Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays will enter this game holding a 21-19 record on the season. Tampa Bay dropped their last series against the New York Yankees with a final record of 1-2. The Bay Rays won their last game against the Yankees with a 9-1 final score. Tampa Bay has smashed 40 home runs and holds a batting clip of .219. Overall, the Bay Rays have 163 runs and 286 hits on the season. Shane McClanahan will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. McClanahan is holding an ERA of 3.75 with a 1.25 WHIP and 15 Ks on the season.
Players to watch: J. Abreu 1B (GP 33, AB 121, R 18, H 28, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 28, TB 54, BB 15 SO 39, SB 1, AVG 0.231, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.446, OPS 0.775, WAR 0.7),
New York Mets vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers
New York Mets
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Kansas City’s last 14 games.
Tampa Bay Rays
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox’s last 5 games.
New York Mets vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks
When compared to the Bay Rays, the Mets have been a productive team this season. New York Mets have the upper hand in this game with McClanahan on the mound as their starting pitcher. The mlb live betting odds favor the Mets to win and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Mets 4, Bay Rays 2.