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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Wednesday when the Baltimore Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays meet at Tropicana Field.
Lefthander Wei-Yin Chen will take the mound for the Orioles to start this game. Chen is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Starting this game for the Rays will be Jeremy Hellickson. The righthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
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.
Baltimore: 1-0 SU
Tampa Bay: 0-1 SU
Baltimore most recently:
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 most recently:
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 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
Tampa Bay home to Baltimore, Thursday, April 4