On Sunday afternoon at Tropicana Field, Game 3 of their series between the Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays will take place.
The Baltimore Orioles have won 11 of their last 12 games and are 46-45 on the year. Baltimore triumphed 6-4 on Saturday afternoon in Game 2 of this series. This season, the pitching staff for Baltimore had a 3.90 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, and a.254 opponents’ batting average. With an on-base percentage of.300 and a batting average of.232, the Orioles offence has generated 381 runs. For the Orioles this year, Ryan Mountcastle is hitting.270 with 14 home runs and 46 RBI. Jordan Lyles, who has pitched 105 innings this season and has a record of 6-7, 4.37 ERA, and 1.38 WHIP, is predicted to start for Baltimore.
The Tampa Bay Rays have won five of their last six games and have a season record of 50-41. This series’ opening game was won by Tampa Bay on Friday night, 5-4. With an opponent batting average of.228 and a 3.36 ERA, Tampa Bay’s pitching staff is performing admirably. The Rays offence has produced 381 runs this season while hitting at.240 and.306 on-base percentage. For the Rays this year, Randy Arozarena is hitting.251 with 41 RBIs and 11 home runs. Corey Kluber, who has pitched 88 innings this season and has a record of 5-5 with a 3.58 ERA and 1.09 WHIP, is anticipated to start for Tampa Bay.
Baltimore has won 11 of their previous 12 games and is still playing strong. Despite moving above.500, Baltimore remains last in the AL East and 16.5 games back of the Yankees. Although Tampa Bay is currently having a strong season, they are still 12.5 games back in the AL East from the New York Yankees. Corey Kluber, who has pitched 12 innings and given up only two runs, will start for Tampa Bay. Jordan Lyles has given up four runs in his last 19.2 innings for the Orioles.
Free Pick: Tampa Bay Rays