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Blue Jays vs Rays Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 18

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Blue Jays vs Rays Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 18

Odds updated as of 2:11 PM

The Toronto Blue Jays will face the Tampa Bay Rays in MLB action on Saturday.

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Blue Jays vs Rays Game Info

  • Toronto Blue Jays (19-24) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (24-22)
  • Date: Saturday, May 18, 2024
  • Time: 3:07 PM ET
  • Venue: Rogers Centre -- Toronto, Ontario
  • Coverage: BSSUN

Blue Jays vs Rays Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: TOR: (-142) | TB: (+120)
  • Spread: TOR: -1.5 (+146) | TB: +1.5 (-178)
  • Total: 7.5 -- Over: (-100) | Under: (-122)

Blue Jays vs Rays Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Kevin Gausman (Blue Jays) - 2-3, 4.95 ERA vs Zach Eflin (Rays) - 3-4, 3.91 ERA

This contest's pitching matchup is set, as the Blue Jays will send Kevin Gausman (2-3) to the mound, while Zach Eflin (3-4) will answer the bell for the Rays. Gausman's team is 4-4-0 against the spread in his starts this season. Gausman's team has been victorious in 57.1% of the games he's started as the moneyline favorite with a record of 4-3. The Rays have a 4-5-0 ATS record in Eflin's nine starts that had a set spread. The Rays were the moneyline underdog for two Eflin starts this season -- they won both.

Blue Jays vs Rays Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Rays win (51%)

Blue Jays vs Rays Moneyline

  • The moneyline numbers for Blue Jays vs. Rays reveal Toronto as the favorite (-142) and Tampa Bay as the underdog (+120) on the road.

Blue Jays vs Rays Spread

  • The Rays are at +1.5 on the runline against the Blue Jays. The Rays are -178 to cover the spread, and the Blue Jays are +146.

Blue Jays vs Rays Over/Under

  • Blue Jays versus Rays on May 18 has an over/under of 7.5 runs, with the odds on the over -100 and the under set at -122.

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Blue Jays vs Rays Betting Trends

  • The Blue Jays have come away with 12 wins in the 23 contests they have been listed as the favorites in this season.
  • Toronto has a record of 5-4 in contests when bookmakers favor them by -142 or more on the moneyline.
  • Contests with the Blue Jays have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 16 of 42 chances this season.
  • The Blue Jays have posted a record of 20-22-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Rays have compiled a 7-7 record in games they were the underdog on the moneyline (winning 50% of those games).
  • Tampa Bay has a record of 1-3 when it has played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +120 or longer (25%).
  • The Rays have had an over/under set by oddsmakers 46 times, and have combined with opponents to go over the total in 24 of those games (24-22-0).
  • The Rays have a 21-25-0 record against the spread this season (covering 45.7% of the time).

Blue Jays Player Leaders

  • Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has an OPS of .743, fueled by an OBP of .365 to go with a slugging percentage of .378. He has a .268 batting average, as well.
  • He ranks 49th in batting average, 26th in on-base percentage, and 108th in slugging among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Daulton Varsho leads Toronto in total hits (28) this season while batting .211 with 15 extra-base hits. He's slugging .429 with an on-base percentage of .305.
  • He is 146th in batting average, 108th in on-base percentage and 66th in slugging among qualified hitters.
  • Justin Turner has 31 hits this season and has a slash line of .238/.308/.392.
  • Davis Schneider has five home runs, 17 RBI and a batting average of .260 this season.

Rays Player Leaders

  • Isaac Paredes has put up an on-base percentage of .392, a slugging percentage of .497, and has 47 hits, all club-bests for the Rays (while batting .303).
  • Including all qualifying players in MLB, his batting average puts him 17th, his on-base percentage ranks 14th, and he is 26th in slugging.
  • Yandy Diaz is hitting .251 with nine doubles, three home runs and 15 walks. He's slugging .350 with an on-base percentage of .313.
  • Including all qualified hitters, he ranks 82nd in batting average, 94th in on-base percentage and 127th in slugging percentage.
  • Amed Rosario is hitting .299 with six doubles, three triples, two home runs and three walks.
  • Jose Caballero is hitting .252 with seven doubles, a triple, two home runs and nine walks.

Blue Jays vs Rays Head to Head

  • 5/17/2024: 4-3 TB (Favorite: Blue Jays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -162, Underdog Moneyline: +136)
  • 3/31/2024: 9-2 TOR (Favorite: Blue Jays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -120, Underdog Moneyline: +102)
  • 3/30/2024: 5-1 TB (Favorite: Rays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -132, Underdog Moneyline: +112)
  • 3/29/2024: 8-2 TB (Favorite: Rays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -126, Underdog Moneyline: +108)
  • 3/28/2024: 8-2 TOR (Favorite: Rays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -148, Underdog Moneyline: +126)
  • 10/1/2023: 12-8 TB (Favorite: Rays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -112, Underdog Moneyline: -104)
  • 9/30/2023: 7-5 TB (Favorite: Blue Jays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -138, Underdog Moneyline: +118)
  • 9/29/2023: 11-4 TOR (Favorite: Blue Jays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -130, Underdog Moneyline: +110)
  • 9/24/2023: 9-5 TOR (Favorite: Rays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -112, Underdog Moneyline: -104)
  • 9/23/2023: 7-6 TB (Favorite: Rays, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -118, Underdog Moneyline: -100)

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