BOTTOM LINE: The Tampa Bay Rays head to face the Baltimore Orioles on Friday.
The Orioles are 19-41 on their home turf. Baltimore hitters have posted a team on-base percentage of .301 this season, led by Cedric Mullins with a mark of .369.
The Rays are 38-25 in road games. The Tampa Bay offense has compiled a .239 batting average as a team this season, Nelson Cruz leads the team with a mark of .275.
The Rays won the last meeting 7-2. Shane McClanahan earned his eighth victory and Brandon Lowe went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBIs for Tampa Bay. Jorge Lopez took his 14th loss for Baltimore.
TOP PERFORMERS: Mullins leads the Orioles with 56 extra base hits and is batting .307.
Lowe leads the Rays with 30 home runs and has 76 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 2-8, .250 batting average, 6.28 ERA, outscored by 22 runs