Red Sox vs. Rays Player Props | Alex Verdugo | Monday


By Claudio Fortuna | July 11, 2022 12:40 PM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Monday July 11th. The Tampa Bay Rays are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 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 Boston Red Sox player Alex Verdugo as the Red Sox face the Tampa Bay Rays in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Rays and Red Sox, the Rays won four times and the Red Sox won once. Their most recent matchup on July 6, 2022 ended 7-1 with the Tampa Bay Rays taking the win.

Alex Verdugo Season Stats

  • Games Played: 79 | Home Runs: 6 | RBI: 46 | Runs: 35 | Batting Average: .262 | OBP: .310 | SLG: .375 | OPS: .685.
  • Verdugo’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Tampa Bay Rays is set at 0.5 which is 0.53 less than than his season average of 1.03.
  • Verdugo’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Tampa Bay Rays is set at 0.5 which is 0.06 more than than his season average of 0.44.
  • Verdugo’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Tampa Bay Rays is set at 0.5 which is 0.08 less than than his season average of 0.58.
  • Verdugo’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Tampa Bay Rays is set at 0.5 which is 0.42 more than than his season average of 0.08.

Alex Verdugo Stats vs. Tampa Bay

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
19 0 2 0 .211 .250 .211 .461

Alex Verdugo Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Alex Verdugo 79 6 46 35 .262 .310 .375 .685
Franchy Cordero 58 4 24 26 .251 .328 .411 .739
Trevor Story 79 15 58 49 .225 .294 .430 .724
Xander Bogaerts 82 7 35 50 .311 .389 .449 .838
Christian Vázquez 67 5 35 25 .292 .339 .429 .768
Rafael Devers 80 19 51 59 .327 .384 .593 .977
Jarren Duran 23 1 6 13 .281 .333 .449 .782

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

The Red Sox’s 47-39 record in 2022 puts them in 2nd place in the AL East with a 11-20 division record and 3rd place in the American League with a 42-34 league record.

The Tampa Bay Rays are 45-40, sitting in 3rd place in the AL East with a 17-16 division record and 5th place in the American League with a 35-34 league record.

Tampa Bay Rays Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 3.35 27
Team Batting Avg .238 21
HR 80 23
RBI 333 25
R 350 24
OBP .304 23
SLG .380 22
OPS .684 24

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