Boston Red Sox at Seattle Mariners Free MLB Predictions & Odds
by Josh Schonwald - 6/23/2014
Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 8:10 PM on NESN, ROOT
Safeco Field, Seattle, Washington
Boston Red Sox - Peavy, J (1-5) vs. Seattle Mariners - Ramirez, E (1-4)
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Jake Peavy will attempt to pick up his first win since back on April 25 when the Boston Red Sox go up against 24-year-old Erasmo Ramirez and the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
Jake Peavy made his 15th start of the year last week against the Oakland Athletics and ended up losing for the fifth time this year. He went 6.1 innings in that start and allowed four runs (three earned) on five hits while walking three and striking out four. He now has a 1-5 record and he has given up 98 hits in 93.2 innings of work.
Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano has done very well against Peavy over the years, going 5-for-12 against him with two doubles, a home run and four RBI. Endy Chavez is 5-for-14 against him with a double, a triple and an RBI.
Third-year starter Erasmo Ramirez picked up his fourth consecutive no decision last week after pitching six scoreless innings against the San Diego Padres on the road. He allowed just two hits in that outing and walked two while striking out three. Ramirez is 1-4 this year and has not been able to win a game since his very first start back on April 1.
Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew has no hits in three at-bats against Ramirez with a walk and three strikeouts. A.J. Pierzynski is 1-for-5 against Ramirez and is the only player on the Red Sox who has been able to get an extra-base hit off of him.
Boston Red Sox Betting Trends
Boston Red Sox are 27-46-3 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Boston Red Sox is -0.2
Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
Seattle Mariners are 31-41-4 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Seattle Mariners is 0.5
Injuries to Watch
Boston Red Sox
06/02/14 1B Mike Carp Foot 15-day DL (6/1)
05/31/14 1B Ryan Lavarnway Wrist 60-day DL (5/30)
05/29/14 P Clay Buchholz Knee 15-day DL (5/27)
05/24/14 RF Shane Victorino Hamstring 15-day DL (5/24)
05/17/14 3B Will Middlebrooks Finger 15-day DL (5/16)
06/12/14 1B Justin Smoak Quad 15-day DL (6/10)
06/12/14 CF Michael Saunders Shoulder 15-day DL (6/11)
05/20/14 1B Corey Hart Hamstring 15-day DL (5/19)
04/16/14 P Blake Beavan Shoulder 60-day DL (4/15)
04/09/14 P James Paxton Back 60-day DL (4/8)
Josh's Pick: Take Seattle
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