Jeremy Hellickson out to silence Orioles bats in MLB contest
Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Tropicana Field on Wednesday as host Tampa Bay battles the Baltimore Orioles in baseball odds action.
The Rays will turn to Jeremy Hellickson and his 0-0 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Orioles send Wei-Yin Chen (0-0) to the hill.
Bettors looking to side with the Rays in this one will find them as -145 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 7.5 at its open earlier today.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 8-rated Orioles taking on the American League's No. 3-rated Rays in this contest.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Tampa Bay owns the No. 10 ranking for hits in the American League at 6 per game. By contrast, the Orioles are rated No. 1 in the same category at 13 per game.
Defensively, Baltimore features the American League's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 4 runs per game. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 in the American League at home, scoring 4 runs per game.
Last time out for Baltimore, they were a 7-4 winner as they battled the Rays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at +147 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Orioles grabbed a win last time out, defeating David Price and the Rays 7-4 on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
Tampa Bay Rays Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Orioles at Rays trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baltimore's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games
Baltimore is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Baltimore's last 23 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games
Tampa Bay is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Tampa Bay's last 23 games when playing at home against Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Tampa Bay's last 11 games when playing Baltimore
Baltimore at Tampa Bay, Thursday, April 4