First pitch for this AL matchup between the Boston Red Sox and Oakland Athletics is set for 3:37 PM ET at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, CA. The Red Sox are the favorites on the road, with a money line payout of -160 compared to the Athletics’ +134.

Nick Pivetta will take the mound for the Red Sox, while Ross Stripling will get the start for the Athletics. The over/under line is currently set at 8.5 runs, with the over paying out at -111 compared to the under at -110.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS VS BOSTON RED SOX BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oakland Athletics Moneyline +134

This game will be played at Oakland Coliseum at 3:37 ET on Wednesday, April 3rd.

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 and Athletics needed extra innings to decide the previous game of this series, with the Red Sox pulling out a 5-4 win in 11 innings. Heading into the game, the Red Sox were the favorite at -152 on the money line.

Neither starter got a quality start, with Brayan Bello giving up four earned runs in five innings of work for Boston, while Alex Wood gave up three runs in five innings for Oakland. Josh Winckowski got the win out of the bullpen for the Red Sox, while Mitch Spence took the loss.

Trevor Story had a big game at the plate for Boston, going 3/5 with two doubles. Jarren Duran also had a stolen base and went 2/3 with a run scored. On the other side, both Shea Langeliers and JJ Bleday went deep for the Athletics.

Red Sox Records & Stats

Nick Pivetta is set to take the mound for the Boston Red Sox as they face the Oakland Athletics on the road. In his first start of the season, Pivetta went six innings, allowing just one earned run on three hits in a losing effort against the Mariners.

Looking at the Red Sox player props, Rafael Devers has the highest total hits projection on the team and is also projected to hit a home run, with his home run projection being 10th best in the league today. Triston Casas is another Red Sox player to keep an eye on, as he has the top home run projection on the team and 10th best in the league. Enmanuel Valdez has the 2nd best home run projection on the team and 12th best in the league. Masataka Yoshida has the 2nd best total hits projection on the team.

Athletics Records & Stats

Ross Stripling will be making his second start of the season for the Oakland Athletics, and he will be looking to bounce back from a rough outing in his first start. Stripling gave up four earned runs in five innings of work against the Guardians. He will be facing a tough Boston Red Sox lineup in his first home start of the season.

For the Athletics, our top hitter in terms of total hits is Zack Gelof, who has the 22nd best hits projection in the league today. Brent Rooker has the best odds to hit a home run for the Athletics, as his home run projection is 7th best in today’s slate of games. J.D. Davis has the 14th best odds to hit a home run in today’s games.