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Athletics Vs Rays: MLB Betting Odds & Trends – 4/27/2021

The Oakland Athletics (15-8) visit the Tampa Bay Rays (11-12) on Tuesday at 7:10 PM ET. The Athletics are  against the Rays (). Frankie Montas starts for Oakland while Tampa Bay will counter with Michael Wacha.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 27, 2021, 2:00 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Athletics vs Rays Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Montas (OAK) Pitcher Wacha (TB)
2 – 1 W/L 1 – 1
18.2 IP 20.2
6.75 ERA 4.35
1.550 WHIP 1.210
9.6 K/9 9.1
2.4 BB/9 3.5

Athletics Probable Starter Frankie Montás

  • Montas makes the start for the Athletics, his fifth of the season. He is 2-1 with a 6.75 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 18 2/3 innings pitched.
  • The righty last pitched on Wednesday against the Twins, when he went four innings, allowing six earned runs while giving up nine hits.
  • He meets a Rays offense that ranks eighth in the league with 103 total runs scored while batting .226 as a unit. His opponent has a collective .374 slugging percentage (19th in MLB action) and has hit a total of 24 home runs (19th in the league).
  • The Athletics were favored on the moneyline for two Montás starts this season — they won both.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of April 27, 2021 at 2:11 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Rays Stats vs Montas

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Mike Zunino 7 .143 1 0 0 .143 .429
Austin Meadows 4 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Willy Adames 4 .500 2 0 0 .500 1.250
Brandon Lowe 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Joey Wendle 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Kevin Kiermaier 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 .666
Manuel Margot 2 .500 1 0 0 .667 1.167

Rays Probable Starter Michael Wacha

  • Wacha (1-1) will take to the mound for the Rays and make his fourth start of the season.
  • The right-hander gave up three earned runs and allowed five hits in 5 2/3 innings pitched against the Royals on Thursday.
  • The Athletics rank 25th in MLB with a .214 batting average this season. They have a team slugging percentage that ranks 15th in the league (.383) and 29 home runs.
  • His team has won 33.3% of his starts when they are underdogs on the moneyline (1-2).

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of April 27, 2021 at 2:11 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Athletics Stats vs Wacha

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Mitch Moreland 3 .667 2 1 2 .667 2.334
Tony Kemp 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Elvis Andrus 2 .000 0 0 0 .333 .333

Athletics Betting Trends

  • The Athletics average 4.9 runs per game on the road while scoring 4.2 per contest at home.
  • The Athletics score the eighth-most runs in baseball (103 total, 4.5 per game).
  • The Athletics have won 71.4% of the games this season when they were the moneyline favorite (10-4).
  • When playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -113 or shorter, Oakland has a 9-3 record (winning 75% of its games).
  • Oakland has had an over/under set by oddsmakers 22 times, and has combined with opponents to go over the total in 12 of those games (12-10).
  • Oakland went 8-1 over the nine games it was moneyline favorites in its last 10 matchups.

Rays Betting Trends

  • The Rays have scored 103 runs this season, which ranks eighth in MLB.
  • In home games this season, they have scored a total of 36 runs (3.3 per game) while pushing across 67 total away from Tropicana Field, an average of 5.6 per contest.
  • The Rays have entered the game as underdogs 12 times this season and won seven, or 58.3%, of those games.
  • Tampa Bay has entered seven games this season as the underdog by -104 or more and is 5-2 in those contests.
  • Tampa Bay and its opponents have hit the over in 14 of their 23 games with a total this season.
  • In seven games over the last 10 matchups when set as the underdog by oddsmakers, Tampa Bay has a record of 4-3.

Athletics Players to Watch

  • Matt Olson has racked up a team-high batting average of .301, while pacing the Athletics in home runs (six) and runs batted in (17).
  • Among the qualified hitters in MLB action, Olson ranks 10th in HR (6), and 11th in RBI (17).
  • Jed Lowrie’s 17 runs batted in are a team-high mark.
  • Among qualified hitters in MLB, Lowrie ranks 11th in RBI (17), and 12th in SLG (.468).

Athletics Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Mark Canha 80 .250 23 3 7 .400 .825
Jed Lowrie 79 .278 13 3 17 .345 .813
Ramón Laureano 79 .228 13 3 8 .299 .729
Matt Chapman 78 .154 8 3 11 .284 .617
Elvis Andrus 76 .158 7 0 4 .205 .402
Matt Olson 73 .301 11 6 17 .373 .976
Sean Murphy 50 .160 5 2 7 .311 .651
Stephen Piscotty 50 .220 5 2 5 .291 .691
Mitch Moreland 46 .217 6 2 8 .315 .663
Seth Brown 35 .257 4 3 6 .333 .876

Rays Players to Watch

  • Joey Wendle is batting .319 with 15 RBI, both of which are best among Tampa Bay hitters this season.
  • Among qualified hitters in MLB, Wendle ranks 20th in AVG (.319), and seventh in SLG (.542).
  • Randy Arozarena has 25 hits and an OBP of .356 to go with a slugging percentage of .446 this season.
  • Arozarena ranks 16th in hits among qualified hitters in the majors.

Rays Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Randy Arozarena 83 .301 12 3 10 .356 .802
Brandon Lowe 76 .158 9 3 10 .281 .597
Austin Meadows 76 .224 11 4 8 .351 .798
Joey Wendle 72 .319 16 3 15 .351 .893
Willy Adames 71 .183 7 2 5 .227 .565
Manuel Margot 69 .232 10 2 11 .289 .680
Yandy Díaz 68 .235 7 0 6 .402 .681
Yoshitomo Tsutsugo 54 .185 4 0 5 .241 .463
Michael Brosseau 48 .208 7 2 6 .283 .679
Mike Zunino 45 .200 10 4 9 .280 .791

Athletics vs Rays Player Props

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