Rays vs Orioles Prediction MLB Experts Picks 6/21

Rays vs Orioles Prediction MLB Experts Picks 6/21

© Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

 

 

Rays vs Orioles Preview and Prediction

Welcome to KingPin.pro’s MLB predictions for the upcoming clash between the Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. We provide you with the most comprehensive analysis for your MLB picks for today. Don't forget to download the KingPin.pro app on your iOS or Android device for daily MLB picks free, sourced straight from MLB experts picks.

 

Baltimore Orioles: The Surprising Contenders

Pitching Analysis

Starting on the mound for the Orioles is Tyler Wells, with an impressive 6-2 record, a 3.20 ERA, and a WHIP of 0.86 over 81.2 innings. With 82 strikeouts, Wells has shown his capability to retire batters efficiently. The Orioles’ bullpen has been reliable, with a team ERA of 4.18 and 661 strikeouts.

Hitting Analysis

The Orioles’ offense has been above average, batting .256 as a team. Ryan Mountcastle leads in home runs with 11, while Anthony Santander tops the RBIs with 42. Austin Hays has been the standout in the batting department with a stellar average of .327.

Injuries

The injury list for the Orioles includes key players such as Ryan Mountcastle and Cedric Mullins. Their absence could be felt, but the depth in the roster will be tested.

 

Tampa Bay Rays: The Home Powerhouse

Pitching Analysis

The Rays will be sending Taj Bradley to the mound, who holds a 4-3 record, with a 4.19 ERA and 1.30 WHIP over 43 innings. Bradley has been striking out batters at a solid rate with 63 strikeouts. The Rays’ pitching staff boasts a team ERA of 3.55, which reflects their dominance in controlling the game.

Hitting Analysis

On the offensive end, the Rays have a slightly better batting average of .263. Randy Arozarena leads the team with 13 home runs and 48 RBIs. Yandy Diaz is the standout hitter with a .300 batting average and an OBP of .391.

Injuries

Brandon Lowe’s injury is a significant loss for the Rays’ lineup. Johan Lopez's suspension further adds to the woes, impacting their infield depth.

 

Prediction

Despite the Rays’ home dominance, the Orioles have shown resilience and a competitive spirit. Tyler Wells’ impressive pitching, combined with the well-rounded offensive contributions, give the Orioles an edge. The injuries in the Rays’ lineup could prove to be the tipping point in this matchup.

 

Pick: Orioles ML +122

 

For more MLB predictions, including daily MLB picks for today, make sure to keep an eye on KingPin.pro and download the app on your iOS or Android device for free expert insight and MLB picks free. Become a part of the community and gain access to invaluable knowledge from MLB experts picks.

Upgrade to View Prediction
Winnings $97,650
last 30 days winnings $20,640
Yesterday winnings $0
Top Sport MLB
W-L-D 1511 - 1298 - 105
Winnings % 51%
Winnings $92,745
last 30 days winnings $7,070
Yesterday winnings $0
Top Sport MLB
W-L-D 781 - 523 - 14
Winnings % 58%