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Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles 08/06/2021 Betting Picks, Predictions and MLB Preview
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Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles 08/06/2021 – The Tampa Bay Rays will try to take advantage of a weak Baltimore squad as they open a new three-game series. Tampa Bay has been successful in the past week, especially after taking out the Red Sox. The Bay Rays are now at the top of the AL East with all the baseball betting lines on their side. Baltimore is just the opposite while they remain at the bottom of the AL East. The Orioles are too weak to get past opponents as they are struggling from both ends of the game. Both teams will square off from the Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles 08/06/2021
Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays have won a total of 65 games and dropped 44 in return. Tampa Bay took out the Mainers in their last game with a final score of 4-3. However, they failed to win the series and were forced to settle with a 1-2 record. Tampa Bay Rays will deliver Ryan Yarbrough against the Orioles in this game. The 29-year-old player is holding a 6-4 record on the season with an ERA of 4.58. Randy Arozarena was the bright spot for the Bay Rays in their last game after contributing a two-run triple.
Players to watch: Randy Arozarena LF (GP 99, AB 380, R 66, H 102, 2B 20, 3B 2, HR 16, RBI 52, TB 174, BB 37, SO 115, SB 11, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.344, SLG 0.458, OPS 0.802, WAR 2.9), Austin Meadows DH (GP 101, AB 376, R 61, H 91, 2B 24, 3B 1, HR 20, RBI 76, TB 177, BB 46, SO 98, SB 3, AVG 0.242, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.471, OPS 0.799, WAR 1.5).
The Baltimore Orioles are struggling from all ends as their pitching and batting unit is not intact. The Orioles dropped a total of 69 games and won just 38 in return. Baltimore is way behind the Blue Jays in the fourth. The Orioles will turn towards John Means as their starting pitcher in this game. The southpaw is holding a 5-3 record on the season with an ERA of 2.84. Means gave up one run in six innings against the Tigers in their last success. The Orioles are holding the 23rd rank in OPS and 24th in runs scored.
Players to watch: Cedric Mullins CF (GP 105, AB 403, R 61, H 130, 2B 28, 3B 4, HR 18, RBI 37, TB 220, BB 38, SO 82, SB 20, AVG 0.323, OBP 0.385, SLG 0.546, OPS 0.931, WAR 4.3), Trey Mancini RF (GP 103, AB 394, R 58, H 101, 2B 23, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 60, TB 183, BB 35, SO 102, SB 0, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.324, SLG 0.464, OPS 0.789, WAR 0.9).
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore’s last 7 games.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Picks
Baltimore is no match for the Bay Rays who hold the 14th rank in OPS and fourth in runs scored. The Orioles are way behind and the baseball lines are not in their favor. Look for Tampa to make up for their previous loss.
Score Prediction: Bay Rays 6, Orioles 4.