At 9:40 PM ET in Oakland, the Athletics will host the Red Sox in an American League matchup. The Red Sox come into this game with a record of 3-2, while the Athletics are 1-4. The pitching matchup for this game will feature Brayan Bello for the Red Sox and Alex Wood for the Athletics.

Currently, the Red Sox are favored in this one, with a money line payout of -159. The Athletics are the underdog, with a money line payout of +132. The over/under line for the game is set at 8 runs, with the over paying out at -115 and the under at -107.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS VS BOSTON RED SOX BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oakland Athletics Moneyline +132

This game will be played at Oakland Coliseum at 9:40 ET on Tuesday, April 2nd.

HOW TO BET THE RED SOX VS ATHLETICS:

  • We have the Athletics winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • If you’re looking for a run line pick, we also like the Athletics to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

The Red Sox offense had no trouble putting runs on the board in the last game of this series vs. the Athletics, winning by a score of 9-0. Despite only having four hits, the Athletics couldn’t get a run across the plate.

Tanner Houck got the start for Boston and didn’t give up a run in his six innings of work. He finished with ten strikeouts. Chase Anderson came out of the bullpen to get the save. On the other side, Joe Boyle got rocked, giving up seven earned runs in just 2 2/3 innings of work.

Even though the Red Sox didn’t hit a home run, they got plenty of offense thanks to a three-hit game from Jarren Duran, who also stole three bases. Triston Casas and Trevor Story also drove in two runs each.

Red Sox Records & Stats

Brayan Bello will be making his second start of the season for the Boston Red Sox when he takes on the Oakland Athletics on the road. In his first start, Bello picked up the win against the Mariners, allowing two earned runs in five innings of work. He gave up just one home run in that outing.

When looking at the Red Sox player props, we see that Triston Casas has the best odds to hit a home run for the Red Sox and his home run projection is 11th best in the league today. Rafael Devers has the top hits projection on the team and his home run projection is 12th best in the league today. Masataka Yoshida is 2nd in hits projection for the Red Sox and his home run projection is 20th in the league today.

Athletics Records & Stats

Alex Wood will be making his second start of the season for the Oakland Athletics, as he takes on the Boston Red Sox at home. In his first start of the season, Wood struggled, giving up six runs in just 3 1/3 innings of work. He will look to bounce back in this outing and provide the A’s with a quality start.

For the Athletics, we like Zack Gelof to have a big game at the plate. He has the highest hits projection on the team and his home run projection is 2nd best on the team and 12th best in the league today. Brent Rooker has the top home run projection on the team and it’s 10th best in the league today. Ryan Noda is 2nd in terms of total hits for the Athletics and his home run projection is 4th on the team and 17th in the league today.