Morton expected to start for Tampa Bay against Houston
St. Petersburg, Florida; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Rays favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 7 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros take on the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday at Tropicana Field.
The Rays went 51-30 in home games in 2018. Tampa Bay hit .258 as a team with 2.9 extra base hits per game and 43 total triples last season.
The Astros went 57-24 on the road in 2018. Houston pitchers struck out 10.4 hitters a game last season with a staff WHIP of 1.10.
Rays Injuries: None listed.
Astros Injuries: Carlos Correa: day-to-day (neck).