BOTTOM LINE: Houston and Tampa Bay will play on Tuesday.
The Astros are 47-28 in home games in 2020. Houston’s lineup has 209 home runs this season, Yordan Alvarez leads the club with 32 homers.
The Rays are 45-30 on the road. Tampa Bay’s lineup has 211 home runs this season, Brandon Lowe leads them with 34 homers.
The Rays won the last meeting 5-4. Jeffrey Springs secured his second victory and Austin Meadows went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs for Tampa Bay. Brooks Raley took his first loss for Houston.
TOP PERFORMERS: Alvarez leads the Astros with 32 home runs and is slugging .533.
Randy Arozarena leads the Rays with 139 hits and is batting .273.
LAST 10 GAMES: Astros: 5-5, .237 batting average, 4.42 ERA, outscored opponents by four runs