Yovani Gallardo, David Price Take Mound in Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays Tilt
The visiting Milwaukee Brewers hope for a solid performance on Wednesday as they look to pick up a win at Tropicana Field against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Tampa Bay sends David Price out against Yovani Gallardo for the Milwaukee Brewers in this game. Price is 11-7 with a 3.13 ERA on the season, while Gallardo is 5-5 on the year and has a 3.57 ERA.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Milwaukee Brewers were 160 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.3-4.1 win for the Brewers. A 4.3-4.1 result in favor of the Brewers is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Tampa Bay Rays sport a record of 53-54 heading into this matchup, while the Milwaukee Brewers sit at 59-49 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs Milwaukee injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 3 (Tampa Bay Rays) and the No. 20 (Milwaukee Brewers) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Tampa Bay Rays No. 19-ranked scoring average of 3.93 runs per game, against a Milwaukee Brewers offense rated No. 8 and scoring 4.31 runs per game. The Rays have averaged 8.58 hits per game to date this season, less than the Brewers hitters have managed (8.63 per nine innings).
Defensively, Milwaukee features the No. 20-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.29 runs per game. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 at home, scoring 4.2 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Milwaukee lost its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Rays on July 29. Bettors who backed the Rays at -157 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Milwaukee batters were mowed down by Alex Cobb in their last start, falling 5-1 against Tampa Bay while striking out 12 times on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds Trends
Milwaukee is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
Milwaukee is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 8 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
Tampa Bay is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Milwaukee at St. Louis, Friday, August 1st
Tampa Bay home to Los Angeles, Friday, August 1st