Major League Baseball
Preview
Tampa Bay at Houston
When: 8:10 PM ET, Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Where: Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas
Matchup Edge
TB Edge in: HOU
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Houston Astros are ranked 1 in hitting, with a batting average of .266. The Astros are averaging 5.2 runs per game this season with an OPS of .773.
  • The Tampa Bay Rays are ranked 12 in hitting, with a batting average of .251. The Rays are averaging 3.9 runs per game this season with an OPS of .708.

Pitching

  • The Houston Astros are ranked 1 in pitching, with an earned run average of 2.89. Opponents are hitting .209 for average, and have a .272 on base percentage and .621 OPS against the Astros this season.
  • The Tampa Bay Rays are ranked 12 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.88. Opponents are hitting .230 for average, and have a .300 on base percentage and .678 OPS against the Rays this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Tampa Bay 34-39 W1 15-16 19-23
Houston 49-26 L1 20-15 29-11
Last Meeting
Tampa Bay Houston
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
6/19/18 TB 2 HOU 1 .229 1 .670 .172 0 .506
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Tampa Bay W. Ramos .429 3 1.357
Houston A. Bregman .286 2 .873
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Tampa Bay W. Ramos 1 1 3
Houston J. Altuve 0 2 0
Pitching ERA Avg K
Tampa Bay 3.12 .185 14
Houston 3.00 .242 25
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Tampa Bay M. Duffy .317 73 .799
Houston J. Altuve .341 102 .865
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Tampa Bay C. Cron 16 38 37
Houston G. Springer 14 55 41
Pitching ERA Avg K
Tampa Bay 3.88 .251 606
Houston 2.89 .266 781