The Tampa Bay Rays and the Boston Red Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Fenway Park.
The Rays will trot Jake Odorizzi out to the mound in this one. Righthander Odorizzi has a 0-0 record and a 9.00 ERA this season.
Odorizzi's opponent in this one will be Felix Doubront. The Red Sox lefthander has a 4.45 ERA to go along with a 4-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Red Sox listed as 141-moneyline favorites versus the Rays, while the game's total is sitting at 9½.
Tampa Bay was a 5-3 loser in its last match at home against the Royals. They lost as -145 favorites, while the total score of 8 made winners of UNDER bettors.
The Red Sox were a 6-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Baltimore at -113 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Tampa Bay: 36-33 SU
Boston: 42-29 SU
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Tampa Bay is 2-3-1 SU in its last 6 games ,on the road
Tampa Bay is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing on the road against Boston
Tampa Bay is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
Tampa Bay is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games ,when playing Boston
Boston7-2-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Tampa Bay
Boston8-3-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
Boston is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,
Boston home to Tampa Bay, Wednesday, June 19