Rays vs Guardians Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Oct 7

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  • Rays starting pitcher: Shane McClanahan (-), ERA
  • Guardians starting pitcher: Shane Bieber (-), ERA
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The Tampa Bay Rays () visit Progressive Field to take on the Cleveland Guardians () on Friday, October 7, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 12:07pm EDT in Cleveland.

The are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at ().

The Rays vs Guardians Over/Under is total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Rays are 86-76 against the spread (ATS), while the Guardians are 86-76 ATS.

Rays vs. Guardians Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Rays O
Guardians U

Rays vs Guardians Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Guardians will win Friday‘s matchup with 54.6% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Rays and Guardians and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Rays Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Rays players for Friday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Manuel Margot has hit the Runs Under in 16 of his last 17 games (+14.05 Units / 37% ROI)
  • Jeffrey Springs has hit the Strikeouts Over in 16 of his last 20 games (+12.05 Units / 48% ROI)
  • David Peralta has hit the Runs Under in his last 12 games (+12.00 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Wander Franco has hit the Hits Over in 14 of his last 16 games (+11.75 Units / 33% ROI)
  • Josh Lowe has hit the Hits Over in 11 of his last 12 games (+8.90 Units / 40% ROI)

Best Guardians Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Guardians players for Friday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Josh Naylor has hit the Runs Under in 27 of his last 33 games at home (+16.65 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Josh Naylor has hit the RBIs Under in 24 of his last 28 games at home (+15.95 Units / 28% ROI)
  • Josh Naylor has hit the Singles Under in 21 of his last 29 games (+10.35 Units / 26% ROI)
  • Triston McKenzie has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 16 of his last 23 games (+10.00 Units / 36% ROI)
  • Shane Bieber has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 17 of his last 24 games (+9.95 Units / 33% ROI)

Guardians vs Rays Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Amed Rosario 0.5 +900 0.5 -10000
Andres Gimenez 0.5 +1050 0.5
Austin Hedges 0.5 +1150 0.5
Jose Ramirez 0.5 +625 0.5 -2000
Oscar Gonzalez 0.5 +750 0.5 -3000

Guardians vs Rays Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Amed Rosario 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
Andres Gimenez 0.5 -160 0.5 +115
Austin Hedges 0.5 +105 0.5 -150
Jose Ramirez 0.5 -200 0.5 +140
Myles Straw 0.5 -135 0.5 -105

Guardians vs Rays RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Amed Rosario 0.5 +220 0.5 -350
Andres Gimenez 0.5 +290 0.5 -500
Austin Hedges 0.5 +340 0.5 -650
Jose Ramirez 0.5 +200 0.5 -300
Myles Straw 0.5 +350 0.5 -650

Guardians vs Rays Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Shane Bieber 5.5 -105 5.5 -140
Shane McClanahan 4.5 -110 4.5 -130
  • The Tampa Bay Rays have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Team Total Under in 10 of their last 16 games (+2.85 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Guardians have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Team Total Under in 5 of their last 8 games (+1.55 Units / 16% ROI)

Rays Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rays have gone 79-83 against the Run Line (-5.7 Units / -2.82% ROI).

  • 86-76 when betting on the Moneyline for -8.6 Units / -3.81% ROI
  • 71-81 when betting on the total runs Over for -15.7 Units / -8.96% ROI
  • 81-71 when betting on the total runs Under for +1.55 Units / 0.85% ROI

Guardians Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Guardians have gone 86-76 against the Run Line (+7.85 Units / 3.9% ROI).

  • 92-70 when betting on the Moneyline for +19.8 Units / 9.61% ROI
  • 75-78 when betting on the total runs Over for -10.6 Units / -5.95% ROI
  • 78-75 when betting on the total runs Under for -4.6 Units / -2.57% ROI

Shane McClanahan has allowed an OBP of just .246 (639 PA’s) this season — 2nd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .288 — 97th Percentile.

Right-handed batters are hitting just .192 (97-for-504) against Shane McClanahan this season — 5th best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .238 — 91st Percentile.

Shane McClanahan has allowed an OBP of just .065 (31 PA’s) in late innings this season — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 80 total IP; League Avg: .304 — 100th Percentile.

Shane McClanahan has allowed a slugging percentage of just .181 (63 Total Bases / 348 ABs) with two-strikes this season — 3rd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .240 — 95th Percentile.

Shane Bieber: Guardians Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Opponents have a line drive rate of 34% (89/266) against Shane Bieber on fastballs since the start of last season — tied for highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 161 total IP; League Avg: 24% — first Percentile.

Shane Bieber has located his pitches away 59% of the time (471/793) on the first pitch of at-bats this season — highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 48% — 100th Percentile.

Shane Bieber has located his fastball away 57% of the time (560/990) this season — 2nd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 41% — 97th Percentile.

Shane Bieber has located his pitches away 69% of the time (1,053/1,534) against right-handed batters this season — highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 49% — 100th Percentile.

Rays Keys to the Game vs. the Guardians

The Rays are 40-11 (.784) when totaling 10 or more hits this season — 9th best in MLB; League Avg: .728.

The Rays are 51-30 (.630) at home this season — 7th best in MLB; League Avg: .533.

The Rays are 88-29 (.752) when hitting 2 or more home runs since the 2020 season — 10th best in MLB; League Avg: .705.

The Rays are 102-90 (.531) on the road since the 2020 season — tied for 7th best in MLB; League Avg: .462.

Guardians Keys to the Game vs. the Rays

The Guardians are 16-57 (.219) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .119.

The Guardians are 12-60 (.167) when trailing entering the 8th inning this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .085.

The Guardians are 52-7 (.881) when totaling 10 or more hits this season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .728.

The Guardians are 46-35 (.568) on the road this season — tied for 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .467.

Rays hitters have put 39% of their swings in play against LHP this season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 36%.

Rays hitters have grounded into 167 double plays in 2,182 opportunities (8%) since the start of last season — 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: 10%.

The Rays are batting just .159 with two-strikes since the start of last season — tied for 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .168.

Rays hitters have grounded into 26 double plays in 405 opportunities (6%) in close and late situations since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 9%.

Guardians hitters have just 795 strikeouts in 4,584 PA’s (17%) against RHP this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Guardians hitters have just 1,122 strikeouts in 6,163 PA’s (18%) this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Guardians hitters are slugging just .343 against LHP this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .399.

Guardians hitters have put 40% of their swings in play this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 37%.

Rays pitchers have walked 988 of 14,140 batters (7%) since the start of 2020 — best in MLB; League Avg: 9%.

Rays pitchers have walked 206 of 3,433 batters (6%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning since the start of 2020 — best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Rays pitchers have walked 384 of 5,930 batters (7%) this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Rays pitchers have walked 820 of 11,928 batters (7%) since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Guardians pitchers have walked 435 of 5,989 batters (7%) this season — tied for 5th best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

The Guardians pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in just 35% of their games on the road this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 46%.

Guardians pitchers have an ERA of 3.30 (686.1 IP) against division opponents this season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: 4.00.

Guardians pitchers have walked 25 of 480 batters (5%) over the last 14 days (13 games) — tied for best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Guardians vs. Rays Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Anthony Gose (Guardians): Triceps, D60
  • Ryan Thompson (Rays): Triceps, D60
  • Brandon Lowe (Rays): Back, D60
  • Ryan Yarbrough (Rays): Oblique, D15
  • Michael Zunino (Rays): Shoulder, D60
  • Shane Baz (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Roman Quinn (Rays): Knee, D10
  • Andrew Kittredge (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Colin Poche (Rays): Oblique, D15
  • Brendan McKay (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Nick Anderson (Rays): Foot, D60
  • Jonathon Feyereisen (Rays): Shoulder, D60
  • Kevin Kiermaier (Rays): Hip, D60

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