Wednesday, June 14, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Jake Odorizzi vs. Francisco Liriano
The Tampa Bay Rays visit Rogers Centre on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 to play the Toronto Blue Jays. The probable starters are Jake Odorizzi for the Rays and Francisco Liriano for the Blue Jays.
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The opening line for this matchup has Tampa Bay at +130 and Toronto at -140. The Rays have a 39-27-0 over/under record and a 35-31-0 run line mark. The Blue Jays are 29-34-0 against the run line and have a 28-31-4 over/under record.
Valuable Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
The Tampa Bay Rays are 39-27-0 against the over/under
The Tampa Bay Rays are 35-31-0 against the run line
Important Toronto Blue Jays Betting Trends
The Toronto Blue Jays are 28-31-4 against the over/under
The Toronto Blue Jays are 29-34-0 against the run line
Key Tampa Bay Rays Injuries
06/09/17 CF Kevin Kiermaier Hip 10-day DL (06/09)
06/09/17 LF Rickie Weeks Jr. Shoulder 10-day DL (06/09)
06/07/17 SS Brad Miller Groin 10-day DL (06/07)
06/01/17 P Diego Moreno Shoulder 10-day DL (05/22)
06/01/17 P Kevin Gadea Elbow 60-day DL (03/26)
06/01/17 3B Matt Duffy Achilles 60-day DL (04/02)
06/01/17 P Shawn Tolleson Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
05/18/17 P Xavier Cedeno Forearm 60-day DL (04/18)
04/03/17 P Brad Boxberger Side 60-day DL (04/02)
04/01/17 P Nathan Eovaldi Elbow 60-day DL (03/10)
04/01/17 C Wilson Ramos Knee 60-day DL (04/01)
Key Toronto Blue Jays Injuries
06/06/17 2B Devon Travis Knee 10-day DL (06/06)
06/06/17 P J.P. Howell Shoulder 10-day DL (06/05)
05/24/17 LF Anthony Alford Wrist 10-day DL (05/24)
05/20/17 CF Darrell Ceciliani Shoulder 10-day DL (05/19)
05/20/17 P Aaron Sanchez Finger 10-day DL (05/20)
05/15/17 1B Steve Pearce Calf 10-day DL (05/15)
04/09/17 P Bo Schultz Elbow 60-day DL (03/30)
04/03/17 CF Dalton Pompey Concussion 60-day DL (03/30)
04/03/17 P Glenn Sparkman Thumb 60-day DL (03/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rays have a 34-32 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi has a 4-3 record with an earned run average of 3.59 and a WHIP of 1.18. He has 51 strikeouts over his 57.2 innings pitched and he's given up 50 hits. He allows 7.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.03. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.20 and they have given up 206 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .240 against the bullpen and they've struck out 190 hitters and walked 92 batters. As a team, Tampa Bay allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.1 batters per nine innings. They are 8th in the league in team earned run average at 4.05. The Rays pitchers collectively have given up 563 base hits and 267 earned runs. They have allowed 72 home runs this season, ranking them 22nd in the league. Tampa Bay as a pitching staff has walked 217 batters and struck out 533. They have walked 3.3 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.1 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.31 and their FIP as a unit is 4.08.
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As a team Tampa Bay is hitting .250, good for 14th in the league. The Rays hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .326, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.6 hits per game. Logan Morrison is hitting .234 with an on-base percentage of .343. He has 49 hits this season in 209 at bats with 38 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .531 and an OPS+ of 136. Corey Dickerson is hitting .328 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .367. He has totaled 82 hits and he has driven in 31 men in 250 at bats. His OPS+ is 159 while his slugging percentage is at .592. The Rays have 568 hits, including 102 doubles and 99 home runs. Tampa Bay has walked 245 times so far this season and they have struck out 667 times as a unit. They have left 477 men on base and have a team OPS of .764. They score 4.7 runs per contest and have scored a total of 310 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Toronto has a 31-32 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 5.87, Francisco Liriano has a 3-2 record and a 1.75 WHIP. He has 40 strikeouts over the 38.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 41 hits. He allows 9.6 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.91. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.79 and they have given up 190 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .227 against the Blue Jays bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 252 batters and walked 80 opposing hitters. As a team, Toronto allows 8.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 9 batters per nine innings. They are 11th in the league in team earned run average at 4.08. The Blue Jays pitchers as a team have surrendered 537 base knocks and 257 earned runs this season. They have given up 75 home runs this year, which ranks 18th in Major League Baseball. Toronto as a staff has walked 204 hitters and struck out 568 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.03.
As a team, they are batting .243, good for 23rd in the league. The Blue Jays hold a .415 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .312, which is good for 24th in baseball. They rank 22nd in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Justin Smoak comes into this matchup batting .295 with an OBP of .357. He has 61 hits this year along with 43 RBI in 207 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .599 with an OPS+ of 147. Kevin Pillar is hitting .266 this season and he has an OBP of .322. He has collected 66 hits in 248 at bats while driving in 17 runs. He has an OPS+ of 99 and a slugging percentage of .435. The Blue Jays as a unit have 515 base hits, including 95 doubles and 88 homers. Toronto has walked 199 times this year and they have struck out on 493 occasions. They have had 400 men left on base and have an OPS of .726. They have scored 4.29 runs per game and totaled 270 runs this season.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Blue Jays -140 and over 3 total runs
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