The Tampa Bay Rays are set to compete against the Miami Marlins at loanDepot Park on June 5, 2024. The first pitch is scheduled for 6:40 PM under a sky of few clouds. Pitcher Zach Eflin will take the mound for the Rays with a current ERA of 4.119. For the Marlins, Braxton Garrett will counter, bringing an ERA of 4.563. In the 2024 AL East Division, the Rays hold 8th place with a 30-31 record, showcasing a 0.49 winning percentage. They are attempting to advance from 3rd in divisional matchups with a 10-13 record. The team’s recent momentum is fairly positive with 5 wins in their last 10 games and a current 2-win streak. At home, they have a 17-18 record, while away they are balanced with 13 wins and 13 losses. Their day game performance shows 13 victories against 17 at night, having scored 243 runs but allowed 292 overall. Meanwhile, the Marlins are 15th in the NL East, holding a 21-40 record that results in a 0.34 winning percentage. They struggle in their division with only 4 wins from 16 games, positioning them last at 5th place. Their recent form shows a struggle with 4 wins out of their last 10 games and a current 3-game losing streak. Playing at home, the Marlins are 11-22 and 10-18 on the road. They have scored 224 runs and have given up a high total of 310. Regarding the betting odds for this matchup, Tampa Bay Rays are slightly favored. The point spread is set at 1.5, suggesting a relatively close game, while the over/under for total points scored is pegged at 7.5. Exploring the money line, the Rays are positioned at -128, showing stronger confidence compared to the Marlins who stand at +109. This information suggests a tight and elucidating match governed by crucial pitching performances and recent team form.