Major League Baseball
Preview
Seattle at Tampa Bay
When: 1:10 PM ET, Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida
Matchup Edge
SEA Edge in: TB
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Tampa Bay Rays are ranked 25 in hitting, with a batting average of .245. The Rays are averaging 4.3 runs per game this season with an OPS of .738.
  • The Seattle Mariners are ranked 8 in hitting, with a batting average of .261. The Mariners are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .748.

Pitching

  • The Tampa Bay Rays are ranked 9 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.08. Opponents are hitting .244 for average, and have a .313 on base percentage and .721 OPS against the Rays this season.
  • The Seattle Mariners are ranked 15 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.47. Opponents are hitting .253 for average, and have a .318 on base percentage and .755 OPS against the Mariners this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Seattle 62-61 W3 34-32 28-29
Tampa Bay 60-64 L3 31-31 29-33
Last Meeting
Seattle Tampa Bay
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
8/18/17 SEA 7 TB 1 .359 1 .995 .133 0 .406
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Seattle D. Valencia .786 11 1.871
Tampa Bay K. Kiermaier .333 5 1.000
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Seattle N. Cruz 3 8 5
Tampa Bay T. Plouffe 2 4 4
Pitching ERA Avg K
Seattle 2.00 .361 41
Tampa Bay 8.18 .178 26
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Seattle J. Segura .319 123 .805
Tampa Bay C. Dickerson .284 135 .821
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Seattle N. Cruz 30 65 98
Tampa Bay L. Morrison 28 58 67
Pitching ERA Avg K
Seattle 4.47 .261 933
Tampa Bay 4.08 .245 998