Tampa Bay Rays vs. Pittsburgh Pirates – MLB – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

Isaac Paredes carries a two-game homer streak into the Tampa Bay Rays’ (37-32) game versus the Pittsburgh Pirates (29-40) at 7:10 PM ET on Friday, at Tropicana Field.

The Pirates are an underdog (+170 on the moneyline to win) when they square off against the Rays (-198). Neither club has named a starting pitcher in this outing. The total for the game is set at 7.5 total runs.

Rays vs. Pirates Predictions

Rays vs. Pirates Betting Odds

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Rays vs. Pirates Last 10 Games Betting Performance


  • Tampa Bay has a 2-2 record over the four games it was favored on the moneyline in its last 10 matchups.
  • Over their last 10 matchups (all 10 of them had set totals), the Rays and their opponents combined to go over the run total four times.
  • Tampa Bay’s ATS record is 5-5-0 over its past 10 games.


  • Pittsburgh has played as the underdog in eight of its past 10 games and has gone 3-5 in those contests.
  • In their last 10 games with a total, the Pirates and their opponents are 6-4-0 when it comes to hitting the over.
  • Pittsburgh is 5-5-0 ATS over its last 10 games.

Rays vs. Pirates Starting Pitcher Betting Trends

Rays Batting Leaders

  • Yandy Diaz paces the Rays with a team-high batting average of .263.
  • Among hitters in baseball, Diaz ranks 234th in homers and 246th in RBI.
  • Randy Arozarena has 14 doubles, two triples, seven home runs and 14 walks while hitting .245.
  • Among all MLB hitters, Arozarena ranks 98th in homers and 83rd in RBI.
  • Arozarena enters this matchup on a two-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is batting .150 with .
  • Ji-Man Choi has sent home a team-high 34 runs batted in.
  • Harold Ramirez is hitting .301 with nine doubles, three home runs and 10 walks.
  • Ramirez heads into this matchup on a two-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is hitting .462 with two doubles, a home run, a walk and four RBI.

Pirates Batting Leaders

  • Bryan Reynolds leads Pittsburgh in home runs this season with 12 while driving in 23 runs.
  • Reynolds is 39th in home runs and 155th in RBI among all batters in the big leagues.
  • Reynolds takes a five-game hitting streak into this matchup. In his last five games he is hitting .412 with a triple, a home run, two walks and two RBI.
  • Ke’Bryan Hayes leads Pittsburgh in runs batted in with 24 while batting .264 with three homers.
  • Hayes ranks 234th among hitters in MLB in home runs, and 145th in RBI.
  • Hayes has safely hit in two games in a row. In his last five games he is batting .182 with a double, a triple, a home run and two RBI.
  • Daniel Vogelbach has collected 38 base hits, an OBP of .310 and a slugging percentage of .410 this season.
  • Michael Chavis leads Pittsburgh in runs batted in (24) this season. He’s batting .255 while slugging .429.

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