Rays vs. Cardinals Player Props | Ji-Man Choi | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | June 9, 2022 1:48 PM

The St. Louis Cardinals visit the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, taking the field at 1:10pm ET on Thursday June 9th. The St. Louis Cardinals are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Tampa Bay Rays player Ji-Man Choi as the Rays face the St. Louis Cardinals in Major League Baseball action.

The Rays and Cardinals have met twice this season, with the Rays winning twice and the Cardinals winning none. Their most recent matchup on June 8, 2022 ended 11-3 with the Tampa Bay Rays taking the win.

Ji-Man Choi Season Stats

  • Games Played: 38 | Home Runs: 4 | RBI: 27 | Runs: 17 | Batting Average: .276 | OBP: .368 | SLG: .463 | OPS: .831.
  • Choi’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. St. Louis Cardinals is set at 0.5 which is 0.39 less than than his season average of 0.89.
  • Choi’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. St. Louis Cardinals is set at 0.5 which is 0.05 more than than his season average of 0.45.
  • Choi’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. St. Louis Cardinals is set at 0.5 which is 0.21 less than than his season average of 0.71.
  • Choi’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. St. Louis Cardinals is set at 0.5 which is 0.39 more than than his season average of 0.11.

Ji-Man Choi Stats vs. St. Louis

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
9 0 2 3 .444 .444 .667 1.111

Ji-Man Choi Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Ji-Man Choi 38 4 27 17 .276 .368 .463 .831
Vidal Bruján 25 0 7 5 .147 .205 .200 .405
Yandy Díaz 48 3 12 23 .281 .424 .366 .790
Taylor Walls 46 3 7 14 .156 .250 .267 .517
Manuel Margot 40 3 23 16 .319 .385 .447 .832
Randy Arozarena 54 6 28 25 .267 .314 .433 .747
Kevin Kiermaier 48 6 15 22 .208 .242 .357 .599

The The St. Louis Cardinals are 2-3 in their last five games, while the Tampa Bay Rays are heading into this matchup with a record of 3-2 in their last five contests.

The Rays’ 33-23 record in 2022 puts them in 2nd place in the AL East with a 10-6 division record and 3rd place in the American League with a 27-22 league record.

The St. Louis Cardinals are 32-25, sitting in 2nd place in the NL Central with a 14-8 division record and 5th place in the National League with a 27-19 league record.

St. Louis Cardinals Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 3.91 14
Team Batting Avg .253 4
HR 56 16
RBI 263 5
R 274 4
OBP .322 8
SLG .395 15
OPS .717 13

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