Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Erasmo Ramirez vs. Wade Miley
Oriole Park is the site of the matchup between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Erasmo Ramirez for the Rays and Wade Miley for the Orioles.
Tampa Bay opens at +127 while Baltimore opens at -137. The Rays have a 12-8-0 over/under record and a 11-9-0 run line mark. The Orioles are 9-8-0 against the run line and have a 7-8-2 over/under record.
Valuable Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
The Tampa Bay Rays are 12-8-0 against the over/under
The Tampa Bay Rays are 11-9-0 against the run line
Important Baltimore Orioles Betting Trends
The Baltimore Orioles are 7-8-2 against the over/under
The Baltimore Orioles are 9-8-0 against the run line
Key Tampa Bay Rays Injuries
04/23/17 P Tommy Hunter Calf 10-day DL (4/23)
04/22/17 P Xavier Cedeno Forearm 10-day DL (4/18)
04/16/17 P Jake Odorizzi Hamstring 10-day DL (4/16)
04/14/17 CF Mallex Smith Hamstring 10-day DL (4/14)
04/03/17 P Brad Boxberge Arm 60-day DL (4/1)
04/01/17 LF Colby Rasmus Hip 10-day DL (4/1)
04/01/17 3B Matt Duffy Heel 10-day DL (4/1)
04/01/17 P Nathan Eovaldi Elbow 60-day DL (3/8)
04/01/17 C Wilson Ramos Knee 60-day DL (4/1)
Key Baltimore Orioles Injuries
04/23/17 RF Seth Smith Hamstring "?" Monday vs. Tampa Bay Rays
04/16/17 P Zach Britton Forearm 10-day DL (4/16)
04/09/17 CF Joey Rickard Finger 10-day DL (04/09)
04/02/17 CF Anthony Santander Forearm 10-day DL (03/30)
03/31/17 P Chris Tillman Shoulder 10-day DL (03/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rays have a 10-10 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Erasmo Ramirez has a 2-0 record with an earned run average of 3.07 and a WHIP of 0.68. He has 10 strikeouts over his 14.2 innings pitched and he's given up 9 hits. He allows 5.5 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.4. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.74 and they have given up 62 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .243 against the bullpen and they've struck out 44 hitters and walked 28 batters. As a team, Tampa Bay allows 8.4 hits per nine innings while striking out 6.9 batters per nine innings. They are 12th in the league in team earned run average at 3.76. The Rays pitchers collectively have given up 166 base hits and 74 earned runs. They have allowed 22 home runs this season, ranking them 10th in the league. Tampa Bay as a pitching staff has walked 65 batters and struck out 135. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 6.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.31 and their FIP as a unit is 4.16.
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As a team Tampa Bay is hitting .258, good for 7th in the league. The Rays hold a .427 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .327, which is good for 9th in baseball. They rank 8th in MLB with 8.8 hits per game. Logan Morrison is hitting .246 with an on-base percentage of .324. He has 15 hits this season in 61 at bats with 12 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .459 and an OPS+ of 126. Evan Longoria is hitting .234 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .318. He has totaled 18 hits and he has driven in 12 men in 77 at bats. His OPS+ is 113 while his slugging percentage is at .416. The Rays have 176 hits, including 31 doubles and 24 home runs. Tampa Bay has walked 67 times so far this season and they have struck out 204 times as a unit. They have left 140 men on base and have a team OPS of .754. They score 4.65 runs per contest and have scored a total of 93 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Baltimore has a 12-5 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 1.89, Wade Miley has a 1-0 record and a 0.84 WHIP. He has 24 strikeouts over the 19 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 8 hits. He allows 3.8 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.16. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.11 and they have given up 57 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .265 against the Orioles bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 54 batters and walked 23 opposing hitters. As a team, Baltimore allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.7 batters per nine innings. They are 6th in the league in team earned run average at 3.53. The Orioles pitchers as a team have surrendered 147 base knocks and 60 earned runs this season. They have given up 14 home runs this year, which ranks 30th in Major League Baseball. Baltimore as a staff has walked 61 hitters and struck out 131 batters. They give up a walk 3.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.7 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.36 while their FIP as a staff is 3.67.
As a team, they are batting .240, good for 16th in the league. The Orioles hold a .416 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .294, which is good for 24th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.1 hits per contest. Chris Davis comes into this matchup batting .270 with an OBP of .343. He has 17 hits this year along with 4 RBI in 63 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .492 with an OPS+ of 132. Adam Jones is hitting .269 this season and he has an OBP of .338. He has collected 18 hits in 67 at bats while driving in 8 runs. He has an OPS+ of 119 and a slugging percentage of .448. The Orioles as a unit have 137 base hits, including 32 doubles and 23 homers. Baltimore has walked 40 times this year and they have struck out on 142 occasions. They have had 101 men left on base and have an OPS of .710. They have scored 4 runs per game and totaled 68 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Rays/Orioles MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Rays +127
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