Tampa Bay Rays vs Houston Astros 10/13/2020 Predictions, MLB Previews and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Tampa Bay Rays vs Houston Astros 10/13/2020 – Tampa Bay Rays and Houston Astros move to game three of the ALCS round as they continue to battle from Petco Park in San Diego, California. The Bay Rays have already taken a 2-0 lead in their best of seven games and they need just three more to knock out Houston. Tampa was successful yet again after their 4-2 victory against the Astros last night. Houston will need to win four of their remaining five games to get past Tampa and make it to the World Series. The baseball betting odds are out as Tampa Bay looks forward to building on their two-game winning streak.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Houston Astros 10/13/2020
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay Rays made their message clear when they smashed four runs from the plate last night. From the pitching end, they restricted Houston to just two. Starting pitcher Charlie Morton had five scoreless innings after taking out five opponent hitters. From the plate, Manuel Margot smashed one home runs and three RBIs. Tampa Bay is all set to turn in Ryan Yarbrough as their starting pitcher in this game. Yarbrough held a 1-4 record in the regular season with an ERA of 3.56. Tampa Bay will still need that extra support from the plate to get past Houston once more.
Players to watch: R. Arozarena LF (GP 8 AB 31 R 9 H 13 2B 2 3B 1 HR 4 RBI 5 TB 29 BB 2 SO 8 SB 0 AVG 0.419 OBP 0.471 SLG 0.935 OPS 1.406 WAR 0), B. Lowe 2B (GP 8 AB 30 R 0 H 3 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 1 TB 3 BB 4 SO 10 SB 0 AVG 0.1 OBP 0.206 SLG 0.1 OPS 0.306 WAR 0).
This team is currently in a critical zone since they gave up the first two games against Tampa. Houston will need a comeback to ensure they are a little safe. The Astros struggled to get past Morton on the mound. Starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. took out 11 opponent hitters in a span of seven innings. McCullers gave up just one run while Carlos Correa smashed a solo home run from the plate. Houston will turn towards Jose Urquidy as their starter in this game. Urquidy has a 1-1 record with an ERA of 2.73.
Players to watch: G. Springer CF (GP 7 AB 32 R 5 H 9 2B 1 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 5 TB 16 BB 0 SO 9 SB 0 AVG 0.281 OBP 0.303 SLG 0.5 OPS 0.803 WAR 0), K. Tucker LF (GP 7 AB 29 R 3 H 11 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 4 TB 11 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.379 OBP 0.379 SLG 0.379 OPS 0.759 WAR 0).
Tampa Bay Rays vs Houston Astros Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay Rays vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
Tampa Bay Rays have proved to be one of the top two teams this season and they are ready to do what it takes to get past Houston. The Bay Rays will defeat the Astros once again with all the baseball betting trends in their favor.
Score Prediction: Tampa Bay Rays 4, Houston Astros 3.