Orioles and Rays meet with series tied 1-1

May 22, 2022 GMT

Tampa Bay Rays (24-16, second in the AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (16-25, fifth in the AL East)

Baltimore; Sunday, 1:35 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Corey Kluber (1-2, 4.29 ERA, 1.21 WHIP, 35 strikeouts); Orioles: Spenser Watkins (0-1, 5.10 ERA, 1.60 WHIP, 14 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Rays -168, Orioles +145; over/under is 9 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays meet on Sunday with the three-game series tied 1-1.

Baltimore has an 11-11 record at home and a 16-25 record overall. The Orioles are 11-7 in games when they record eight or more hits.

Tampa Bay has a 24-16 record overall and a 13-9 record in home games. Rays pitchers have a collective 3.36 ERA, which ranks sixth in the majors.

The teams meet Sunday for the sixth time this season. The Rays are ahead 4-1 in the season series.

TOP PERFORMERS: Anthony Santander leads Baltimore with seven home runs while slugging .421. Trey Mancini is 14-for-37 with two home runs and five RBI over the past 10 games.

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Wander Franco has four home runs, seven walks and 16 RBI while hitting .263 for the Rays. Randy Arozarena is 11-for-35 with three home runs and six RBI over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 3-7, .209 batting average, 4.05 ERA, outscored by 14 runs

Rays: 6-4, .214 batting average, 2.90 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs

INJURIES: Orioles: Chris Ellis: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Alexander Wells: 10-Day IL (elbow), John Means: 60-Day IL (elbow), Dean Kremer: 10-Day IL (oblique)

Rays: Yandy Diaz: day-to-day (left shoulder), Chris Mazza: 60-Day IL (back), Brandon Lowe: 10-Day IL (back), Manuel Margot: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Shane Baz: 60-Day IL (elbow), Luis Patino: 60-Day IL (oblique), JT Chargois: 10-Day IL (oblique), Brendan McKay: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Pete Fairbanks: 60-Day IL (lat), Tyler Glasnow: 60-Day IL (elbow), Nick Anderson: 60-Day IL (elbow), Yonny Chirinos: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.