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.