MLB Game Preview - Tampa Bay at Texas
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:05 PM EDT

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Tampa Bay (73-54) at Texas (61-65)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Tampa Bay 2ndAL East 10.5 73-54 40-23 L2 6-4
Texas 4thAL West 19.0 61-65 36-27 L1 3-7

Team Batting Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Tampa Bay Texas
Batting Average .252 .250
On Base Percentage .325 .322
Slugging Percentage 0.427 0.438
Runs Scored 590 644
Doubles 227 241
Triples 23 22
Home Runs 167 179
Total Bases 1,889 1,908
Walks 434 430
Strikeouts 1,175 1,253
Stolen Bases / Attempts 73/98 97/129
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.50 1.36
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 24.5 26.8

Team Pitching Comparison - 2019 Regular Season

Tampa Bay Texas
Earned Run Average 3.55 5.00
WHIP Ratio 1.166 1.455
Batting Average Against 0.229 0.269
On Base Percentage Against .292 .342
Slugging Percentage 0.382 0.463
Shutouts 8 6
Runs Allowed 497 678
Doubles Allowed 205 245
Triples Allowed 18 27
Home Runs Allowed 140 186
Total Bases 1,652 2,046
Walks Allowed 359 453
Strikeouts Pitched 1,276 1,088
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 54/85 74/91
Double Plays Fielded 282 314
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.469 1.297
Errors 70 79

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Joe Palumbo - TEX
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-2 10.2 16 5 9 11.81 1.969
vs. Opp Has not pitched vs. Tampa Bay

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Tampa Bay AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
T. Pham 25 6 5 3 5 1 .240 .640 .406
W. Adames 36 12 6 0 1 0 .333 .389 .385
E. Sogard 31 9 6 1 2 1 .290 .484 .353
Texas AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
H. Pence 22 10 3 1 2 1 .455 .636 .571
W. Calhoun 36 12 6 3 3 0 .333 .583 .400
N. Mazara 24 9 4 2 4 0 .375 .833 .400

2019 Regular Season - Tampa Bay Leads Series 2-1

Date Result Winner Loser
Fri Jun 28 TEX 5 @ TB 0 L. Lynn Y. Chirinos
Sat Jun 29 TEX 2 @ TB 5 B. McKay A. Sampson
Sun Jun 30 TEX 2 @ TB 6 B. Snell J. Chávez

Injury Report