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Tampa Bay Rays vs Philadelphia Phillies 08/24/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Baseball Tips
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Tampa Bay Rays vs Philadelphia Phillies 08/24/2021 – The Tampa Bay Rays are all set to take on the Philadelphia Phillies in a short two-game series from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Bay Rays continue to dominate the AL East Division play while remaining on top ahead of the Yankees. Philadelphia is still sitting at the second spot in the NL East Division while they trail the Braves at the top. The Phillies are ahead of the Mets and are doing their best to get past the Braves. The best mlb betting websites have predicted a winner based on the odds and details of this exciting series.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Philadelphia Phillies 08/24/2021
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay Rays went deep in their last game against the White Sox and smashed nine runs to victory. The Bay Rays pitching staff were unbeaten on the mound as they gave up nothing to the White Sox. Overall, Tampa won 77 and dropped 48 games on the season. The Bay Rays are all set to turn in right-handed pitcher Drew Rasmussen to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 1-0 record on the season with an ERA of 3.30 and 32 Ks in total. Randy Arozarena is the leader in batting with an average of .274.
Players to watch: Austin Meadows DH (GP 114, AB 425, R 65, H 101, 2B 27, 3B 2, HR 21, RBI 88, TB 195, BB 54, SO 106, SB 3, AVG 0.238, OBP 0.327, SLG 0.459, OPS 0.785, WAR 1.8), Randy Arozarena LF (GP 110, AB 419, R 72, H 115, 2B 24, 3B 2, HR 16, RBI 54, TB 191, BB 44, SO 133, SB 11, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.353, SLG 0.456, OPS 0.809, WAR 3).
Philadelphia Phillies won a total of 63 games and dropped just 61 in return. The Phillies are five-plus games behind the Braves and are two games ahead of the Mets. Philadelphia won their last game against the Padres with a final score of 7-4. Rangers Suarez will be sent to the mound here as their starter in this game. Suarez is holding a 5-4 record on the season with an ERA of 1.47 and 53 Ks in total. The Phillies will need to win more than they need to get past the Bay Rays in this game.
Players to watch: Rhys Hoskins 1B (GP 105, AB 384, R 63, H 95, 2B 29, 3B 0, HR 26, RBI 70, TB 202, BB 47, SO 108, SB 3, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.526, OPS 0.862, WAR 2.1), Alec Bohm 3B (GP 111, AB 371, R 46, H 91, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 47, TB 127, BB 31, SO 108, SB 4, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.302, SLG 0.342, OPS 0.645, WAR -1.1).
Tampa Bay Rays vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Rays
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Tampa Bay’s last 16 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Philadelphia’s last 15 games.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Philadelphia Phillies Betting Picks
Tampa Bay Rays have the upper hand in this game here with the recent betting trends in their favor. The Phillies are up against a tough team and they will not stand a chance in this game against a tough Tampa squad.
Score Prediction: Bay Rays 4, Phillies 3.