Phillies Vs Rays: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – May 30, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on May 30, 2021

Austin Meadows leads the Tampa Bay Rays (33-20) into Sunday’s matchup with the Philadelphia Phillies (25-27) on a two-game home run streak. However, his Rays are underdogs for the contest, with sportsbooks naming the Phillies as -118 moneyline favorites. The game starts at 1:10 PM ET from Tropicana Field, live on BSSUN. Philadelphia’s Zach Eflin and Tampa Bay’s Collin McHugh have been named the starters for this contest.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of May 30, 2021, 6:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Phillies vs Rays Betting Lines

Phillies Betting Insights

  • The Phillies have entered the game as favorites 24 times this season and won 10, or 41.7%, of those games.
  • This season, Philadelphia has won 10 of its 18 games, or 55.6%, when favored by at least -118 on the moneyline.
  • The Phillies have a 52.2% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, the Phillies and their opponents are 4-6 in their last 10 games with a total.

Phillies Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 3-7
Runs Per Game 2.9
HR 8
ERA 4.24
K/9 10.8

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Rays Betting Insights

  • The Rays have been underdogs in 26 games this season and have come away with the win 16 times (61.5%) in those contests.
  • This season, Tampa Bay has come away with a win 10 times in 15 chances when named as an underdog of at least +102 or longer on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Rays have a 47.8% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.
  • When it comes to the over/under, the Rays and their foes are 7-3 in their last 10 contests.

Rays Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 9-1
Runs Per Game 6.6
HR 15
ERA 2.81
K/9 9.7

Rays Probable Pitcher – Collin McHugh

  • McHugh (0-1) makes the start for the Rays, his third of the season.
  • The right-hander last appeared in relief on Thursday, when he tossed one scoreless inning against the Royals while giving up one hit.
  • The Rays are 2-3 in McHugh’s five starts this season that they were the moneyline underdog.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of May 30, 2021 at 6:27 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Phillies Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 25-27
Home 15-10
Road 10-17
vs LHP (Starters) 7-11
vs RHP (Starters) 18-16
Day Games 8-3
Night Games 17-24

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Phillies Probable Pitcher – Zach Eflin

  • The Phillies will send Eflin (2-4) to the mound for his 11th start this season.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Monday, when he threw six innings against the Marlins, giving up three earned runs while allowing six hits.
  • The 27-year-old is not in the top 10 in WHIP and K/9 among qualified pitchers in the majors this season.
  • Eflin has started 10 games this season, and he’s lasted five or more innings 10 times. He averages 6.0 innings per appearance.
  • When he starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 2-3.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of May 30, 2021 at 6:27 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Rays Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 33-21
Home 14-14
Road 19-7
vs LHP (Starters) 13-7
vs RHP (Starters) 20-14
Day Games 1-0
Night Games 32-21

Phillies Hitting Stats

  • The Phillies rank 21st in baseball with 52 home runs. They average one per game.
  • The Phillies average one home runs per game when playing on the road this season (27 total in road contests).
  • Philadelphia has hit eight home runs over the last 10 games.
  • Rhys Hoskins leads Philadelphia in home runs with 11 and runs batted in with 31.
  • Jean Segura is batting .316 with an OBP of .361 and a slugging percentage of .456 this season.

Rays Hitting Stats

  • The Rays have hit 64 homers this season, which ranks ninth in the league.
  • They are 14-1 this season when they hit two or more home runs in a game.
  • Over the last 10 games, Tampa Bay has hit 15 home runs.
  • Joey Wendle is batting .304 with 16 doubles, a triple, six home runs and 10 walks.
  • Randy Arozarena is batting .265 with nine doubles, seven home runs and 21 walks.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick:
Phillies (-118)

Over/Under Pick: Over (8)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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