Tampa Bay Rays vs Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3-22

Tampa Bay Rays vs Pittsburgh Pirates 4/3/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

Tampa Bay Rays vs Pittsburgh Pirates 4/3/2022 Picks Predictions Previews


The Tampa Bay Rays will meet with the Pittsburgh Pirates in MLB action in LECOM Park Bradenton, FL, on Sunday, April 3, 2022, at 1:05 PM ET. On Sunday, Mitch Keller and the Pittsburgh Pirates (61-101, 5th in the NL Central) face the Tampa Bay Rays who have a 100-62 record and are 1st in the AL East at LECOM Park.


The Tampa Bay Rays scored 5.3 runs per game, which was good for second in MLB. They produced 857 runs and had a .321 on-base percentage. The Rays blasted 288 doubles and 222 balls out of the park as a club. They had 810 RBIs and 1,335 hits in the previous season, and their batting average was.242.


Tampa Bay hit .428 with a .428 slugging percentage, was called out on strikes 1,542 times, and walked 585 times. The Rays pitchers gave up 184 home runs and 651 runs in total (5th in baseball). In the previous season, they walked 436 batters and finished with a 3.79 FIP as a team.


The team’s strikeout-to-walk ratio was 3.39, while the pitching rotation had a 1.17 WHIP. The Rays had a team earned run average of 3.67 last season, which was good for fourth in baseball, and they struck out 1,478 batters.


  • The Tampa Bay Rays are 1-4 in their previous 5 matches against the spread.
  • The totals went OVER in 4 of the Rays’ last 5 matches.
  • The totals went OVER in 19 of the Rays’ 39 last matches at home.

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Tampa Bay Rays vs Pittsburgh Pirates Predictions 4/3/2022


The Pirates had a .364 team slugging percentage and were averaging 3.76 runs per game (30th in baseball). They hit 240 doubles and walked 529 times while scoring 609 runs.


Throughout last season, Pittsburgh hit 124 home runs and drove in 570 runs. They had a total of 1,328 strikeouts (25th in MLB) and 1,261 hits. During the previous season, the Pittsburgh Pirates had a team on-base percentage of .309 and a team batting average of.236.


In the previous season, the Pirates had a WHIP of 1.437 and a FIP of 4.74 as a team. With 1,400 total hits surrendered, they were ranked 26th in MLB as a pitching rotation.


In the previous season, Pittsburgh’s bullpen allowed 833 runs with a 5.08 ERA (788 earned runs yielded). The ratio of strikeouts to walks was 2.17. (1,312 strikeouts vs 606 walks). They gave up 213 home runs and 5.37 runs per nine innings (28th in the league).


The Pirates finished the season with 131 save opportunities, 78 holds, and 25 blown saves. In 50 save chances, relievers stepped onto the mound for Pittsburgh, and they got away with 25 saves. Their relievers entered the game 135 times in high-leverage scenarios and 119 times with men on base.


Out of 201 inherited runners, Pittsburgh bullpen relievers had a 34.3 percent inherited scoring percentage.


  • The Pirates are 0-5 in their last 5 matches against the spread.
  • The Pirates are 16-25 in their road matches against the spread.
  • The totals went OVER in 21 of the Pirates’ 39 last matches at home.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Pittsburgh Pirates. The MLB pick for this game is the Tampa Bay Rays. The Rays converted one of the balls in play into outs in the 7th inning on the diamond, placing them 1310100.0 percent in pro baseball.


In the previous season, the Tampa Bay Rays recorded 4,367 putouts, 1,358 assists, and 80 mistakes. Their prior fielding percentage was .986, good for 9th in MLB, and they turned 130 double plays. The Tampa Bay Rays will win to a predicted score of 6-5.


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MLB Starting Time: 1:05 PM (EDT)


Location: LECOM Park Bradenton, FL


Date: Sunday, April 3, 2022


TV: SportsNet PT


MLB Odds: Tampa Bay Rays -150 (-1)


MLB Totals: 10


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