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Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/20/2020 World Series Game 1 Odds, Predictions and Spread

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Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10-20-2020 World Series Game 1 Odds Predictions and Spread

Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/20/2020 – The long wait is finally over as the 2020 MLB World Series finally takes place at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. Despite being a short season, this year was exciting with tons of action and entertaining games. Finally, the two top teams have made it to the end. The Tampa Bay Rays and Los Angeles Dodgers will battle in their game one of the World Series. Tampa Bay was successful against Houston Astros while the Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves to get to this round. The top online sportsbook has been flourishing with picks and predictions of this most awaited game.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/20/2020

When: Tuesday, October 20, 8:09 PM ET
Where: Globe Life Field, Arlington, Texas
TV: FOX
Stream: SofaScore

Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays were forced to enter their seventh game with Houston Astros, but they triumphed eventually with a 4-2 final score. The team was successful with Charlie Morton as their starting pitcher in their last outing. Morton threw five-plus innings and took out six opponent hitters. From the plate, Randy Arozarena went deep with one home run and two RBIs. Arozarena smashed his seventh homer in the postseason alone. Tampa will deliver Tyler Glasnow to the mound as their starter in this game. Glasnow is holding a 2-1 record in the postseason with an ERA of 4.66. The last outing for Glasnow was unsuccessful against the Houston Astros.

Players to watch: R. Arozarena LF (GP14 AB55 R14 H21 2B3 3B1 HR7 RBI10 TB47 BB4 SO15 SB0 AVG0.382 OBP0.433 SLG0.855 OPS1.288 WAR0), B. Lowe (2B GP14 AB52 R4 H6 2B0 3B0 HR1 RBI2 TB9 BB5 SO18 SB0 AVG0.115 OBP0.193 SLG0.173 OPS0.366 WAR0).

Los Angeles Dodgers

The Dodgers managed to get past the Atlanta Braves, but they were also forced to enter the seventh game. The Los Angeles Dodgers went deep from the plate in their final game against the Braves by scoring four runs. Starting pitcher Dusin May gave up one run in one inning. Will Smith was successful from the plate when he scored two RBIs. Cody Bellinger smashed the go-ahead home run for the Dodgers. The Dodgers are all set to turn in Clayton Kershaw as their starting pitcher in this game. Kershaw holds a 2-1 record in the postseason with an ERA of 3.32.

Players to watch: C. Seager SS (GP12 AB47 R13 H14 2B4 3B0 HR6 RBI15 TB36 BB5 SO8 SB1 AVG0.298 OBP0.358 SLG0.766 OPS1.124 WAR0), M. Betts RF (GP12 AB45 R10 H14 2B6 3B0 HR0 RBI5 TB20 BB8 SO9 SB2 AVG0.311 OBP0.407 SLG0.444 OPS0.852 WAR0).

Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Numbers

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Tampa Bay Rays

The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Tampa Bay’s last 9 games.
Rays are 13-5 SU in their last 18 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Tampa Bay’s last 16 games on the road.
Tampa Bay is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 5 games this season.
Rays are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the National League.

Los Angeles Dodgers

The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Dodgers’ last 9 games.
Los Angeles is 13-3 SU in their last 16 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers’ last 5 games against Tampa Bay.
LA Dodgers are 10-2 SU in their last 12 games at home.
Los Angeles is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks

Tampa Bay has been successful with its pitching unit this season. However, the Dodgers have been one of those teams to have a well-balanced squad from both sides. The Los Angeles Dodgers have been powerful right from the start of the season. The baseball betting sites have predicted the Dodgers to win this opening game against Tampa.

Score Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Tampa Bay Rays 2.