Tampa Bay Rays at Detroit Tigers MLB Parlay 6/4/2019
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Blake Snell vs. Ryan Carpenter
Brandon Lowe and the Tampa Bay Rays (35-22, 2nd in AL East) head to Comerica Park on Tuesday where they'll meet the Detroit Tigers (22-34, 4th in AL Central). The Tigers open this matchup at +214 while the Rays are coming in at -232. The over/under has been set at 8.5.
The Rays have been a great play for MLB wagerers, having gone 35-22-0 SU. The Tigers cover 39.3% of the time, going 22-34-0 straight up. The Rays have been very good for wagerers as favorites, going 27-19-0 SU. The Tigers cover 34.9% of the time as an underdog, having gone 15-28-0 straight up.
Valuable Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
The Rays have been a pretty good Under option for over/under MLB wagerers, having gone 25-28-4.
Tampa Bay covers 69.2% of the time as a visitor, having gone 18-8-0 straight up.
Important Detroit Tigers Betting Trends
The Tigers cover 34.6% of the time at Comerica Park, going 9-17-0 SU.
The Tigers have been a bad Over option for over/under MLB wagerers, having gone 24-30-2.
Key Tampa Bay Rays Injuries
6/2/2019 Tommy Pham LF Lower Leg Expected to be out until at least Jun 4
6/2/2019 Avisail Garcia RF Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Jun 4
6/2/2019 Leon Jose De Leon SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 10
5/30/2019 Matt Duffy 3B Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Jul 15
5/27/2019 Michael Perez C Oblique Expected to be out until at least Jun 4
5/26/2019 Tyler Glasnow SP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jul 10
5/20/2019 Anthony Bemboom C Knee Expected to be out until at least Jun 14
4/26/2019 Joey Wendle 2B Wrist Expected to be out until at least Jun 10
4/23/2019 Anthony Banda SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Aug 1
4/2/2019 Jose Mujica SP Elbow Out for the season
Key Detroit Tigers Injuries
6/2/2019 Tyson Ross SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 22
6/2/2019 Miguel Cabrera DH Knee Expected to be out until at least Jun 4
5/30/2019 Josh Harrison 2B Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Jul 2
5/29/2019 Jordy Mercer SS Quadriceps Expected to be out until at least Jun 11
5/16/2019 Jordan Zimmermann SP Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jun 15
4/30/2019 Matt Moore SP Knee Out for the season
3/23/2019 Michael Fulmer SP Elbow Out for the season
10/25/2019 Artie Lewicki RP Elbow Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rays have a 35-22 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Blake Snell has a 3-4 record with an earned run average of 3.06 and a WHIP of 1.04 this season. He has 83 strikeouts over his 61.2 innings pitched and he's given up 47 hits. He's allowed 6.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.02. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.57 and they have given up 225 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .228 against the bullpen and they've struck out 259 hitters and walked 102 batters. As a team, Tampa Bay allows 7.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.6 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 3.1. The Rays pitchers collectively have given up 416 base hits and 179 earned runs. They have allowed 50 home runs this season, ranking them 30th in the league. Tampa Bay as a pitching staff has walked 171 batters and struck out 552. They have walked 3 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.13 and their FIP as a unit is 3.38.
As a team Tampa Bay is hitting .259, good for 8th in the league. The Rays hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .336, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 9.0 hits per game. Brandon Lowe is hitting .279 with an on-base percentage of .332. He has 55 hits this season in 197 at bats with 36 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .523 and an OPS+ of 125. Austin Meadows is hitting .357 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .429. He has totaled 56 hits and he has driven in 37 men in 157 at bats. His OPS+ is 187 while his slugging percentage is at .656. The Rays have 512 hits, including 107 doubles and 73 home runs. Tampa Bay has walked 204 times so far this season and they have struck out 548 times as a unit. They have left 423 men on base and have a team OPS of .773. They score 4.68 runs per contest and have scored a total of 267 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Detroit has a 22-34 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 7.58, Ryan Carpenter has a 0-2 record and a 1.47 WHIP. He has 15 strikeouts over the 19 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 22 hits. He's allowing 10.4 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 6.94. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.13 and they have given up 210 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .262 against the Tigers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 179 batters and walked 92 opposing hitters. As a team, Detroit allows 9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.2 batters per nine innings. They are 21st in the league in team earned run average at 4.73. The Tigers pitchers as a team have surrendered 505 base knocks and 266 earned runs this season. They have given up 86 home runs this year, which ranks 5th in Major League Baseball. Detroit as a staff has walked 186 hitters and struck out 459 batters. They give up a walk 3.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.2 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.36 while their FIP as a staff is 4.79.
As a team, they are batting .228, good for 27th in the league. The Tigers hold a .379 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .291, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 26th in MLB with 7.7 hits per contest. Niko Goodrum comes into this matchup batting .234 with an OBP of .320. He has 45 hits this year along with 18 RBI in 192 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .411 with an OPS+ of 93. Nicholas Castellanos is hitting .262 this season and he has an OBP of .310. He has collected 58 hits in 221 at bats while driving in 22 runs. He has an OPS+ of 100 and a slugging percentage of .452. The Tigers as a unit have 438 base hits, including 110 doubles and 51 homers. Detroit has walked 161 times this year and they have struck out on 560 occasions. They have had 381 men left on base and have an OPS of .669. They have scored 3.53 runs per game and totaled 201 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Rays/Tigers MLB game against the spread?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Tigers +214
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