Toronto Blue Jays vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds & Game Analysis | September 15


By Claudio Fortuna | September 15, 2022 12:38 PM

The Tampa Bay Rays visit the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre, taking the field at 3:07pm ET on Thursday September 15th, 3:07pm ET. The Tampa Bay Rays are 1.5-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 the Major League Baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays.

Toronto and Tampa Bay Betting Info

  • Five of the last six games between the Rays and Blue Jays have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Rays have won 16 of their last 20 day games against AL East opponents following a loss.

Tampa Bay Rays Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .242
Team OBP .310
AVG Runs Scored 4.2
Team ERA 3.38
Team WHIP 1.14
Starters ERA 3.40
Starters WHIP 1.12

Key Players for Tampa Bay

  • Ryan Yarbrough: 4.38 ERA, 6.87 K/9, 1.33 WHIP
  • Josh Fleming: 6.23 ERA, 7.42 K/9, 1.91 WHIP
  • Yandy Díaz: .295 Batting Avg, .404 OBP, .421 SLG, .825 OPS, 67 Runs
  • Jonathan Aranda: .343 Batting Avg, .395 OBP, .514 SLG, .909 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Jose Siri: .248 Batting Avg, .292 OBP, .372 SLG, .664 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Francisco Mejía: .252 Batting Avg, .273 OBP, .395 SLG, .668 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Manuel Margot: .301 Batting Avg, .351 OBP, .410 SLG, .761 OPS, 33 Runs
  • Wander Samuel Franco: .263 Batting Avg, .306 OBP, .394 SLG, .700 OPS, 37 Runs
  • Randy Arozarena: .265 Batting Avg, .330 OBP, .450 SLG, .780 OPS, 65 Runs
  • Ji-Man Choi: .230 Batting Avg, .338 OBP, .379 SLG, .717 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Senger Peralta: .261 Batting Avg, .312 OBP, .357 SLG, .669 OPS, 8 Runs

Toronto Blue Jays Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .262
Team OBP .327
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.84
Team WHIP 1.23
Starters ERA 4.01
Starters WHIP 1.24

Key Players for Toronto

  • Jordan Romano: 1.94 ERA, 10.35 K/9, 0.97 WHIP
  • Yusei Kikuchi: 5.46 ERA, 10.72 K/9, 1.58 WHIP
  • Thomas Stripling: 2.94 ERA, 7.70 K/9, 0.99 WHIP
  • Bo Bichette: .283 Batting Avg, .326 OBP, .480 SLG, .806 OPS, 83 Runs
  • Daniel Jansen: .247 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .488 SLG, .809 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Raimel Tapia: .262 Batting Avg, .288 OBP, .369 SLG, .657 OPS, 37 Runs
  • Teoscar Hernández: .262 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .472 SLG, .785 OPS, 55 Runs
  • George Springer: .261 Batting Avg, .341 OBP, .452 SLG, .793 OPS, 76 Runs
  • Alejandro Kirk: .295 Batting Avg, .379 OBP, .432 SLG, .811 OPS, 56 Runs
  • Santiago Espinal: .268 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .373 SLG, .697 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Vladimir Guerrero Jr.: .278 Batting Avg, .342 OBP, .485 SLG, .827 OPS, 81 Runs
  • Matt Chapman: .234 Batting Avg, .322 OBP, .443 SLG, .765 OPS, 73 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Blue Jays and Rays, the Blue Jays won three times and the Rays won twice. Their most recent matchup on September 14, 2022 ended 5-1 with the Toronto Blue Jays taking the win.

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