ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays are heading to the postseason as heavy underdogs.
The Rays, who finished the season with an impressive 96-66 record, have the longest odds, according to BetOnline.ag.
#RaysUp have the worst/longest odds to win the World Series, according to @betline_ag: #Astros: 9/4#Dodgers: 3/1#Yankees: 4/1#Braves: 10/1#Cardinals: 10/1#Nationals: 14/1#Twins: 16/1#Athletics: 16/1#Brewers: 20/1#Rays: 25/1
— John Sabol (@John_Sabol) September 30, 2019
The betting site gave Tampa Bay a 1 in 25 chance of winning the Fall Classic. The American League West champions Houston Astrons earned a four in nine odds of winning it all, which was the site's shortest odds.
The Rays face the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday for the single-elimination American League Wild Card round.