Orioles, streaking Mullins set for matchup against Rays

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Tampa Bay Rays (23-19, third in the AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (17-23, fifth in the AL East)

Baltimore; Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Luis Patino (1-1, 1.54 ERA, .69 WHIP, 13 strikeouts) Orioles: Matt Harvey (3-3, 4.81 ERA, 1.37 WHIP, 29 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Orioles +131, Rays -151; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Baltimore's Mullins puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Rays.

The Orioles are 8-12 against opponents from the AL East. Baltimore has slugged .375 this season. Cedric Mullins leads the club with a .516 slugging percentage, including 19 extra-base hits and six home runs.

The Rays are 7-8 against teams from the AL East. The Tampa Bay pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 3.64. Tyler Glasnow leads the team with a 2.36 earned run average.

TOP PERFORMERS: Trey Mancini leads the Orioles with seven home runs and is batting .257.

Austin Meadows leads the Rays with 19 extra base hits and 22 RBIs.

LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 3-7, .242 batting average, 4.69 ERA, outscored by 11 runs

Rays: 6-4, .234 batting average, 2.44 ERA, outscored opponents by 21 runs

INJURIES: Orioles: Dillon Tate: (left hamstring), Mac Sceroler: (shoulder), Hunter Harvey: (oblique), Anthony Santander: (ankle), Chris Davis: (back).

Rays: Michael Wacha: (hamstring), Chaz Roe: (shoulder), Colin Poche: (elbow), Chris Mazza: (right shoulder), Oliver Drake: (forearm), Yonny Chirinos: (elbow), Jalen Beeks: (elbow), Chris Archer: (forearm), Nick Anderson: (elbow), Kevin Kiermaier: (left wrist).

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

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