Tampa Bay Rays Vs Boston Red Sox ALDS Game 2 Betting Preview And Props – October 8, 2021

Written By Staff on October 8, 2021

The Tampa Bay Rays (100-62) are -135 favorites when they play the Boston Red Sox (92-70) on Friday at 7:02 PM ET. Brandon Lowe has 39 homers this season and will hope to hit his milestone 40th once the game begins at Tropicana Field, live on Fox Sports 1. Tampa Bay’s Shane Baz and Boston’s Chris Sale have been named the starters for this contest. The Rays are -135 favorites to pick up the win, while the underdog Red Sox have +115 odds on the moneyline.

Betting Odds

Rays vs Red Sox Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Underdog Moneyline Runline Total
Rays -135 Red Sox +115 TB -1.5 7.5

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings and SportsData.io as of October 8, 2021, 3:00 AM ET.

Rays Probable Starting Pitcher: Shane Baz

  • Baz (2-0) will take to the mound for the Rays and make his fourth start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Saturday, when he threw 2 2/3 innings against the Yankees, giving up one earned run while allowing one hit.
  • They have recorded 19 of those quality starts at home.
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Rays Hitting Leaders

Randy Arozarena

  • Randy Arozarena is batting .274 with 32 doubles, three triples, 20 home runs and 56 walks.
  • Arozarena does not rank in the top 20 in SLG and OBP among qualifying hitters in baseball.
  • Brandon Lowe

  • Lowe has hit 39 home runs to pace his team.
  • Among qualifying hitters in MLB play, Lowe ranks sixth in HR (39), and 21st in RBI (99).
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    Rays Futures

    Think the Rays are going to go all the way? See a pennant in their future? These are the latest odds from bookmakers on Tampa Bay taking home the AL East crown, the AL Pennant and the World Series. A bet on these futures only cashes in if the Rays hit those milestones and can pay big, as a $100 dollar bet on Tampa Bay to win the World Series would net the bettor $10,000 dollars.

    Futures Odds
    To Win ALCS +210
    To Win World Series +500

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