Rays vs Tigers Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 5

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  • The Rays are -200 favorites vs the Tigers
  • Rays starting pitcher: Corey Kluber (7-6), 4.02 ERA
  • Tigers starting pitcher: Bryan Garcia (0-0), 4.90 ERA
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The Tampa Bay Rays (-200) visit Comerica Park to take on the Detroit Tigers (+170) on Friday, August 5, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10pm EDT in Detroit.

The Rays are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (-120).

The Rays vs Tigers Over/Under is 8 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Rays are 56-49 against the spread (ATS), while the Tigers are 48-59 ATS.

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

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Rays-1.5 -120O 8 -110-200
Tigers +1.5 +100U 8 -110+170

Rays vs Tigers Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Rays will win Friday‘s matchup with 50.3% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Rays and Tigers 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:

  • Taylor Walls has hit the Total Bases Under in 22 of his last 29 away games (+17.20 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Taylor Walls has hit the Hits Under in 19 of his last 29 away games (+13.00 Units / 44% ROI)
  • Wander Franco has hit the Hits Under in 11 of his last 12 games (+11.70 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Taylor Walls has hit the Singles Under in 22 of his last 29 away games (+11.50 Units / 26% ROI)
  • Shane McClanahan has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 10 of his last 11 games (+10.05 Units / 67% ROI)

Best Tigers Player Prop Best Bets Today

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

  • Austin Meadows has hit the Runs Under in his last 9 games (+9.00 Units / 58% ROI)
  • Austin Meadows has hit the RBIs Under in his last 9 games (+9.00 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the Singles Over in 13 of his last 16 games at home (+8.65 Units / 40% ROI)
  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the Hits Under in his last 6 games (+8.15 Units / 84% ROI)
  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the RBIs Under in his last 8 games (+8.00 Units / 41% ROI)

Tigers vs Rays Home Run Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Akil Baddoo 0.5 +600 0.5 -1600
Harold Castro 0.5 +725 0.5 -2500
Javier Baez 0.5 +450 0.5 -900
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 +550 0.5 -1200
Riley Greene 0.5 +450 0.5 -1000

Tigers vs Rays Total Hits Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Akil Baddoo 0.5 -150 0.5 +105
Harold Castro 0.5 -300 0.5 +195
Javier Baez 0.5 -225 0.5 +160
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 -225 0.5 +155
Riley Greene 0.5 -250 0.5 +170

Tigers vs Rays RBI Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Akil Baddoo 0.5 +240 0.5 -375
Harold Castro 0.5 +175 0.5 -250
Javier Baez 0.5 +175 0.5 -250
Jeimer Candelario 0.5 +170 0.5 -250
Riley Greene 0.5 +200 0.5 -300

Tigers vs Rays Strikeout Prop Bets Today

Over Under
Corey Kluber 4.5 -155 4.5 +110
  • The Tampa Bay Rays have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 23 of their last 38 games (+7.60 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Tampa Bay Rays have hit the Game Total Under in 18 of their last 31 away games (+4.85 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Tampa Bay Rays have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 45 of their last 81 games (+3.60 Units / 4% ROI)
  • The Tampa Bay Rays have covered the Run Line in 3 of their last 5 games (+0.90 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Tampa Bay Rays have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 3 of their last 5 away games (+0.75 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the Game Total Under in 60 of their last 104 games (+21.00 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 31 of their last 53 games (+8.90 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the Moneyline in 19 of their last 34 games at home (+7.35 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 3 of their last 7 games (+1.65 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the Run Line in 6 of their last 10 games at home (+1.50 Units / 12% ROI)

Rays Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rays have gone 48-57 against the Run Line (-8.95 Units / -6.95% ROI).

  • 56-49 when betting on the Moneyline for -8.2 Units / -5.6% ROI
  • 48-52 when betting on the total runs Over for -7.6 Units / -6.67% ROI
  • 52-48 when betting on the total runs Under for -1.3 Units / -1.1% ROI

Tigers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rays have gone 48-59 against the Run Line (-19.75 Units / -14.61% ROI).

  • 42-65 when betting on the Moneyline for -10.6 Units / -9.33% ROI
  • 38-61 when betting on the total runs Over for -28.55 Units / -24.18% ROI
  • 61-38 when betting on the total runs Under for +19.85 Units / 16.83% ROI

Corey Kluber has walked 16 of 436 batters (4%) this season — 2nd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 7% — 98th Percentile.

Corey Kluber has a strike rate of 70% (577/820) against right-handed batters this season — 2nd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 66% — 98th Percentile.

Corey Kluber has walked 8 of 236 right-handed batters (3%) this season — 4th best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 6% — 94th Percentile.

Corey Kluber has not allowed a walk in his last 65 PAs against a RHH dating back to July 1st — Chris Martin has the longest active streak at 137.

Bryan Garcia: Tigers Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Bryan Garcia has limited playing time.

Rays Keys to the Game vs. the Tigers

The Rays are 36-6 (.857) when scoring 5 or more runs this season — tied for 7th best in MLB; League Avg: .797.

The Rays are just 47-6 (.887) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 8th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .914.

The Rays are 24-7 (.774) when scoring in the first inning this season — 7th best in MLB; League Avg: .661.

The Rays are 71-8 (.899) when totaling 5 or more extra base hits since the 2020 season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: .803.

Tigers Keys to the Game vs. the Rays

The Tigers are just 18-37 (.327) on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .477.

The Tigers are just 3-21 (.125) when allowing 2 or more home runs this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .290.

The Tigers are just 4-47 (.078) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .203.

The Tigers are just 10-30 (.250) when their opponents score in the first inning this season — tied for 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .339.

Rays hitters have 760 strikeouts in 3,134 PA’s (24%) against LHP since the start of last season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Rays hitters are slugging just .318 on pitches 95 mph or greater this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .391.

Rays hitters have an OPS of just .630 (1,181 PA’s) in innings 7-9 this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .681.

Rays hitters have 734 strikeouts in 2,969 PA’s (25%) against RHP this season — 4th highest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .577 (1,975 PA’s) on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .699.

Tigers hitters are slugging just .313 against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .395.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .615 (3,842 PA’s) this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .708.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .585 (2,859 PA’s) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .706.

Rays pitchers have walked 692 of 9,864 batters (7%) since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 9%.

Rays pitchers have walked 50 of 939 batters (5%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Rays pitchers have walked 256 of 3,866 batters (7%) this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Rays pitchers have won 43% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road since the start of last season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

The Tigers pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in 64% of their games on the road this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 46%.

The Tigers pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in 63% of their games this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 50%.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 24% against Tigers pitchers since the start of last season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 26%.

Tigers pitchers have won only 4% of games in which they have allowed their opponent to score in three different innings on the road this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Tigers vs. Rays Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Casey Mize (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Jacob Rogers (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Rony García (Tigers): Bicep, D15
  • Tarik Skubal (Tigers): Arm, D15
  • Spencer Turnbull (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Austin Meadows (Tigers): Achilles , D10
  • Beau Brieske (Tigers): Forearm, D15
  • Michael Pineda (Tigers): Triceps, D15
  • Kyle Funkhouser (Tigers): Shoulder, D60
  • Jon Chargois (Rays): Oblique, D60
  • Michael Zunino (Rays): Shoulder, D60
  • Manuel Margot (Rays): Knee, D60
  • Shane Baz (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Andrew Kittredge (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Brendan McKay (Rays): Shoulder, D60
  • Harold Ramírez (Rays): Thumb, D10
  • Yonny Chirinos (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Wander Samuel Franco (Rays): Wrist, D10
  • Jonathon Feyereisen (Rays): Shoulder, D60
  • Nick Anderson (Rays): Elbow, D60
  • Josh Fleming (Rays): Oblique, D15
  • Matthew Wisler (Rays): Neck, D15
  • Kevin Kiermaier (Rays): Hip, D60
  • Tyler Glasnow (Rays): Elbow, D60

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