GAME: Boston Red Sox (27-29) at Cleveland Indians (27-30)
DATE/TIME: Wednesday, June 4 - 7:05 PM EST
WHERE: Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio
Pitchers: Boston - Brandon Workman (R) Cleveland - Corey Kluber (R)
Latest Odds: Indians -155 Total 8.5
MLB Pick of the Day Record: 2-0 +225
The Boston Red Sox have been playing solid brand of ball in their last 10 encounters. Over this period time, the Red Sox have been outscoring their opposition 40 to 20. During this time their pitching staff owns 2 shut outs courtesy of the Atlanta Braves on May 28th and then just a few days later versus the Tampa Bay Rays on June 1st. Their overall on base percentage is .330 which is 5th in all of Major League Baseball. They are 14th in total runs and averaging 4 runs per matchup. Boston has a .984% while only committing only 34 errors in 58 games to date. The Boston Red Sox will face Cleveland’s Right handed starter Corey Kluber, who has been brilliant in his last 5 starts going 4-0 in the last 35 frames of work only giving up 9 earned runs and a earn run average of 2.31 but allowed 31 hits. However, Kluber is 0-1 versus the Red Sox.
The Cleveland Indians are at .500 in their last 10 games, but only averaging 2.80 runs a contest. The Tribe is last in all of the American League in Fielding highlighting by making 56 errors in 59 games. They will be facing Boston’s young Right handed gun Brandon Workman. The Red Sox are working him in their starting rotation gradually, but so far this kid is doing very well. In his last 14.1 innings he has only surrendered 6 runs against Texas and Tampa Bay.
MLB Pick of the Day: Boston +145