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Tampa Bay Sends Alex Cobb vs Zach Davies in Milwaukee Brewers vs Rays Game

The visiting Milwaukee Brewers hope for a solid performance on Saturday as they look to pick up a win at Tropicana Field against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Alex Cobb will take the mound for the Tampa Bay Rays, and he'll carry a 9-7 record into the contest. Zach Davies gets the ball for the Milwaukee Brewers; he's 12-5 so far this season.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Milwaukee Brewers were listed as 127 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including Bet365. The total was set at 9 before betting started earlier on Saturday over at Bovada.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 5.0-2.9 win for the Rays. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

57-54 Tampa Bay battles the Brewers, currently with a 58-53 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs Milwaukee injuries news.

This game puts the Tampa Bay Rays, most recently No. 21 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Milwaukee Brewers, who rate a No. 25 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Tampa Bay Rays No. 18-rated offense, averaging 4.55 runs per game, against a Milwaukee Brewers defense that ranks No. 11 at 4.43 in runs allowed per game. The Tampa Bay Rays have averaged 8.59 hits per game so far, more than Milwaukee Brewers batters have averaged on the year (8.49 hits per game).

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Tampa Bay has the No. 14-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Brewers own the No. 11 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Milwaukee threw a shutout at Tampa Bay in their last outing, using a shutdown performance by Brandon Woodruff to defeat Tampa Bay 2-0 on Friday.

Betting Trends
  • Milwaukee is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 7 games
  • Milwaukee is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
  • Milwaukee is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
  • Tampa Bay is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
  • Tampa Bay is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
  • Tampa Bay is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Milwaukee at Tampa Bay, Sunday, August 6th