2015 Season MLB Baseball Past Picks
August 28, 2015
This pick was released to clients on August 28, 2021 at 12:40PM ET.
Kansas City at Tampa Bay
Friday 08/28 07:10 PM Eastern
1 unit on Tampa Bay +105 (moneyline) (risk 1 to return 2.05) RESULT: LOSS
This is the seventh road game over the last 11 contests for Kansas City. They have been favored the last two games but went 1-1, losing as -140 chalk to Baltimore 8-5. Edinson Volquez goes for the Royals, not sharp on the road with a 4-4 road mark and a 3.76 ERA where he has allowed 8 of his 11 homers. He is off a poor game, giving up six runs and nine hits over 6 2/3 innings at Boston on Sunday. Tampa Bay is on a 5-2 run at home and the Rays are 5-2 as a home underdog. Starter Erasmo Ramirez (10-4, 3.66 ERA) is having a great season and is dominant at home with a 2.55 ERA at Tropicana Field. The Rays are 6-0 when Ramirez faces a team with a winning record, plus 14-5 in his last 19 starts. Ramirez is 2-0 in his last five overall starts and scattered five hits over seven scoreless innings in his last home outing against Atlanta. This is the fourth straight home game for Tampa Bay and the Royals are 16-35 at Tropicana Field. Play Tampa Bay.
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