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The division rival Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Tropicana Field.
The Orioles will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Miguel Gonzalez in this game. Gonzalez has a 0-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Fausto Carmona who starts for the Rays. Righthander Carmona is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
Baltimore lost its last outing, an 8-7 result against the Rays on April 3. Bettors who backed the Rays at -130 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (15) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Baltimore: 1-1 SU
Tampa Bay: 1-1 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Tampa Bay are 7-3
After a loss are 8-2
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 3-7
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baltimore's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Baltimore's last 24 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Baltimore's last 10 games
Baltimore is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games
Tampa Bay is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Tampa Bay's last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games
Baltimore home to Minnesota, Friday, April 5
Tampa Bay home to Cleveland, Friday, April 5