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Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles 08/07/2021 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions
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Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles 08/07/2021 – The Baltimore Orioles have been struggling and won only one game in their last five. This team hopes to turn things around when they face the best team in the American League right now, the Tampa Bay Mantas. Both teams will face again for the second time in three days this Saturday, August 7 at the Oriole Park in Camden Yards located in Baltimore, Maryland. The first pitch happens at 7:05 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live at MASN2. This match can also be seen through online live streaming at MLB.TV. Tampa Bay Mantas are expected by baseball betting to pick up another win after this game against the Baltimore Orioles.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles 08/07/2021
Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays now have a 66-44 record and they hold the top spot in the American League as of the moment but they are trailed by the Houston Astros by just half a game. This team avoided getting swept by the Seattle Mariners and getting into a three-game losing streak. They also prevailed by four points during their most recent match against the Baltimore Orioles, 10-6. Nelson Cruz led the Rats with 5 RBIs while Wander Franco chipped in with two. This team came from behind scoring five RBIs in the 8th inning alone and eight total RBIs from sixth to the eighth.
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 1.6).
The Baltimore Orioles continue to be the bottom-dwelling team in the American League with their record at 38-70. The Texas Rangers are just half a game above them and these teams are lottery bound to say the least. The Orioles managed to give the Rays a good scare, leading by three points at the end of the fifth inning before the huge offensive run. Richie Martin has the most RBIs for the Orioles with just two while four other players each had one. John Means pitched for five innings and had one shutout but reliever Conner Greene gave up a huge home run to lose their chances on an upset.
Players to watch: Cedric Mullins CF (GP 106, AB 408, R 62, H 131, 2B 28, 3B 4, HR 18, RBI 37, TB 221, BB 38, SO 83, SB 21, AVG 0.321, OBP 0.383, SLG 0.542, OPS 0.925, WAR 4.3), Trey Mancini RF (GP 104, AB 398, R 59, H 103, 2B 25, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 60, TB 187, BB 36, SO 102, SB 0, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.327, SLG 0.47, OPS 0.797, WAR 0.9.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Baltimore are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Picks
The Tampa Bay Rays have been one of the best teams in the entire league and they showcased that during their last match. The Baltimore Orioles are seen by the sportsbook to lose another one at home.
Prediction: 11-4, Rays win.