Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions
Atlanta Braves will host Tampa Bay Rays in the first game of a brief three-game series on Friday. The Atlanta Braves are currently 44-45 and are coming off a defeat at the hands of the Miami Marlins. They are just 3 wins behind the NL East table toppers New York Mets.
Saturday night in game against Miami Marlins, Atlanta Braves went down 4-7 score. The shortstop Dansby Swanson scored 2 runs while the first baseman Freddie Freeman and Ozzie Albies added 1 run each to the Braves score. Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. has been ruled out of this season’s MLB due to torn ACL which he suffered while attempting leaping catch against Miami Marlins.
Tampa Bay Rays on the other hand suffered a defeat in 3rd game against Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday after winning consecutive two games. The Rays managed to score just one run in the game. They are currently 53-37 in the season and are sitting at 2nd spot in American League East points table. The are two wins behind the Red Sox.
Friday night, Tampa Bay Rays will be travelling to Atlanta to face the challenge of Atlanta Braves at Sun Trust Park.
FiveThirtyEight, predicts both the teams having equal chances of win in Friday night game. However, the latest Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated.The latest Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions will be updated on game day in below table.
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Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions: Match Details
Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves
Scheduled Date and Time: July 16, 7:20PM EST
Host Team: Atlanta Braves
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Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Tampa Bay Rays had a great start to their this season’s campaign with two back to back wins. However, after that they faced a huge with 4 defeats in a row. As of now they have won 53 games and have lost 37 games. They are second in the AL East points table.
Talking about their recent form, they have won 6 of their last 10 games. They are currently 28-17 at home while on roads they have 25 wins in 45 games.
For Atlanta Braves, this season has not turned out to be as per their expectation. With 45 defeats and 44 wins they are 3rd in NL East points table. Their this season started with a defeat and they lost first 4 games before registering a 1st win of the season.
In last 10 games they have 6 wins and 4 defeats. Playing away from home they have maintained a record of 20-23 while hosting teams at home they have won 24 games and lost 22.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
This season, Tampa Bay Rays and Atlanta Braves will play their first head-to-head game on Friday. Prior to Friday night clash there has been a total of 36 clashes between the two teams.
Atlanta Braves have won 23 games while Tampa Bay Rays have won 13 games against Atlanta Braves as of now. Taking of home record, Braves have won almost 67% of the games at home against the Rays. Of 15 games, they have 10 wins and 5 defeats.
Even playing as a visitor, Braves have 13 wins in 21 games against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Last time the two teams met was back in 2020. Braves defeated Tampa Bay Rays by 2-1 score. In the same year they played a total of 4 games against each other. Both the teams won 2 games each in 2020.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The Friday night game between Tampa Bay Rays and Atlanta Braves will be the first meeting of two teams for this season. Rays have had slightly better season as compared to Atlanta Braves. However, home advantage and past records favors Atlanta Braves over the Tampa Bay Ray.
The latest Tampa Bay Rays vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated. However, as per FiveThirtyEight, both the teams have equal chances of win in Friday night game. As per them the win probability of both Tampa Bay Rays and Atlanta Braves stands at 50% each.
Looking at the outright prediction for this season’s MLB by Smarkets, Los Angeles Dodgers are favorites to win this season while both Tampa Bay Rays and Atlanta Braves do not feature in Top 10 probable teams to win this season.