Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Matchup Report
Tampa Bay Rays vs Baltimore Orioles Odds
Camden Yards hosts an MLB battle between the Baltimore Orioles and the visiting Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday.
Alex Cobb gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Rays on this day; he's 9-8 on the season. The Orioles, meanwhile, will counter with Miguel Gonzalez, who will be looking to improve on his 6-4 mark.
Baseball odds makers opened the Orioles as -110 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 8.5.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 12-rated Orioles and the league No. 4-ranked Rays, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Baltimore owns the No. 9 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.4 per game. By contrast, the Rays are rated No. 13 in the same category at 7.9 per game.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Baltimore has the American League's No. 9-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rays own the American League's No. 1 mark in runs allowed.
Tampa Bay lost its last outing, a 9-2 result against the Orioles on September 11. Bettors who backed the Orioles at +113 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Tampa Bay didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 9-2 to Baltimore on Tuesday at Camden Yards.
Tampa Bay Rays Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Tampa Bay are 2-8
After playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
A few Rays at Orioles trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Tampa Bay's last 10 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Tampa Bay is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games at home
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay at Baltimore, Thursday, September 13