Rays vs. Red Sox Player Props | Yandy Díaz | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 14, 2022 1:26 PM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Thursday July 14th. The Boston Red Sox are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7.5 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 Yandy Díaz as the Rays face the Boston Red Sox in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Rays and Red Sox, the Rays won five times and the Red Sox won none. Their most recent matchup on July 13, 2022 ended 4-1 with the Tampa Bay Rays taking the win.

Yandy Díaz Season Stats

  • Games Played: 80 | Home Runs: 3 | RBI: 24 | Runs: 40 | Batting Average: .303 | OBP: .414 | SLG: .402 | OPS: .816.
  • Díaz’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Boston Red Sox is set at 1.5 which is 0.53 less than than his season average of 1.03.
  • Díaz’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Boston Red Sox is set at 0.5 which is the same as than his season average of 0.50.
  • Díaz’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Boston Red Sox is set at 0.5 which is 0.20 more than than his season average of 0.30.
  • Díaz’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Boston Red Sox is set at 0.5 which is 0.46 more than than his season average of 0.04.

Yandy Díaz Stats vs. Boston

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
27 1 6 9 .481 .571 .778 1.349

Yandy Díaz Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Yandy Díaz 80 3 24 40 .303 .414 .402 .816
Taylor Walls 76 4 14 24 .165 .246 .274 .520
Francisco Mejía 53 5 19 19 .241 .248 .395 .643
Randy Arozarena 85 10 40 40 .251 .311 .416 .727
Brett Phillips 64 4 10 17 .145 .215 .242 .457
Ji-Man Choi 63 7 40 26 .281 .393 .453 .846
Harold Ramírez 74 4 35 30 .332 .378 .450 .828
Isaac Paredes 48 13 28 26 .235 .302 .536 .838

The The Boston Red Sox are 1-4 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’ 48-40 record in 2022 puts them in 2nd place in the AL East with a 20-16 division record and 3rd place in the American League with a 38-34 league record.

The Boston Red Sox are 47-42, sitting in 4th place in the AL East with a 11-23 division record and 5th place in the American League with a 42-37 league record.

Boston Red Sox Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 3.83 17
Team Batting Avg .259 3
HR 85 20
RBI 399 6
R 418 5
OBP .322 6
SLG .413 8
OPS .735 7

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