Orioles vs. Rays - 5/30/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tampa Bay Rays (24-24) at Baltimore Orioles (22-24)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 4:05 pm (Camden Yards)
E Ramirez (2-2) (6.37) vs. W Chen (1-3) (3.13)
The Line: Baltimore Orioles -125 / Tampa Bay Rays +115 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
TV: SunSports, MASN
The Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles play game two of their series Saturday afternoon.
The Tampa Bay Rays look to snap a six-game losing streak. The Rays have scored seven runs in their last three games and three or less runs in seven of their last nine games. The Rays have lost five straight games when scoring three or less runs. Evan Longoria leads Tampa Bay with 49 hits and 23 RBI while Logan Forsythe and David DeJesus have combined for 39 RBI. The Tampa Bay Rays have lost four of their last six road games. Erasmo Ramirez gets the nod, and he’s 2-2 with a 6.62 ERA and 29 strikeouts this season. Ramirez is 1-0 with a 3.52 ERA and 13 strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
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The Baltimore Orioles look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Orioles have scored 10 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last 10 games. The Orioles have won nine straight games when scoring more than three runs. Adam Jones leads Baltimore with 56 hits and 26 RBI while Jimmy Paredes and Chris Davis have combined for 55 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have won seven of their last 10 home games. Wei-Yin Chen takes the hill, and he’s 1-3 with a 3.13 ERA and 44 strikeouts this season. Chen is 3-4 with a 3.39 ERA and 56 strikeouts in his career against the Rays.
The Rays are 15-7 in their last 22 Saturday games and 4-1 in their last 5 vs. American League East.. The Orioles are 5-2 in their last 7 Saturday games and 10-3 in Chens last 13 home starts. The Orioles are 5-1 in Chens last 6 home starts vs. Rays.
Chen doesn't lose often at home, and the O's aren't losing at home lately overall. I'll take Baltimore to stay hot.