It seems that he has forgotten how to lose. The speed of the Tampa Bay Rays is scary.
Tampa Bay won 9-5 in the ‘2023 Major League Baseball’ match against the Oakland Athletics held at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA on the 8th (Korean time). With this win, they continued their 7-game winning streak.
On this day, Tampa Bay made Zack Eflin the starting pitcher. Eflin struggled against Oakland’s lineup, but didn’t collapse. He had a quality start (3 earned runs or less in 6 innings of starts) with 9 hits (1 home run) in 6 innings, no runs, 4 walks, 7 strikeouts and 3 runs.
The team line-up really exploded. Isaac Paredes hit a home run, and Harold Ramirez, Manuel Margo, Christian Betancourt and Wander Franco hit solo home runs. Five people fired cannons. In addition, except for Yandi Diaz, the first hitter, all of the starting pitchers recorded hits, bombarding the opponent’s mound with 10 hits and 9 RBIs.
Tampa Bay’s recent rise is unstoppable. It is safe to say that it is the best team among the 30 major league teams. It is the only team that has not lost a single game in the regular season with 7 consecutive wins in the opening season.
The harmony of Tuta is also impressive. The Tampa Bay starting lineup is recording an average ERA of 2.61 with 6 wins in 7 games played by the team. It continues to operate a stable mound that ranks third in the major leagues. The bullpen is also ranked fourth in the league with an ERA of 2.16.
As shown in this game, the batting line needs no explanation. It shows the league’s first offense. Key offensive indicators such as team home runs (18), team RBI (52 points), and team OPS (0.926, on-base percentage + slugging percentage) are at the top.
On the 8th, MLB.com, the official website of the Major League, highlighted Tampa Bay’s rising trend, saying,먹튀검증 “Tampa Bay is the first team since the Baltimore Orioles in 2016 to not lose a single game in the opening seven games.”
Meanwhile, Tampa Bay is challenging the 2003 Kansas City Royals record. At that time, Kansas City succeeded in winning nine straight games after opening. Attention is focusing on whether Tampa Bay can break this record.