Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg
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Probable Pitchers: (R) Kelly, J (1-0) vs. (R) Karns, N (1-1)
The Boston Red Sox take on the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg.
The Red Sox are 5-2 in their last 7 road games and 5-2 in their last 7 games vs. a starter with a WHIP less than 1.15. They are 2-5 in their last 7 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of less than .400 and 4-0 in Kelly's last 4 road starts. The over is 6-0 in the Red Sox last 6 vs. a team with a losing record and 4-0 in their last 4 road games.
The Rays are 15-6 in their last 21 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of greater than .600 and 2-5 in their last 7 games vs. a starter with a WHIP less than 1.15. They are 1-4 in their last 5 home games vs. a right-handed starter and 1-4 in their last 5 vs. the American League East. The over is 6-1 in the Rays last 7 home games and 4-1 in their last 5 overall.
Head-to-head, the under is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings in Tampa Bay and the Red Sox are 3-7 in the last 10 meetings in Tampa Bay.
Boston Red Sox Betting Trends
The Boston Red Sox are 9-4-0 against the over/under
The run differential for the Boston Red Sox is 0.4
Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
The Tampa Bay Rays are 8-5-0 against the over/under
The run differential for the Tampa Bay Rays is -0.9
Injuries to Watch
Boston Red Sox
04/20/15 LF Hanley Ramirez Illness left last game, "?" Tuesday vs. Tampa Bay Rays
04/06/15 P Edwin Escobar Shoulder 15-day DL (3/29)
04/04/15 C Christian Vazquez Elbow 60-day DL (3/30), out for season
Tampa Bay Rays
04/18/15 P Jeff Beliveau Shoulder 15-day DL (4/16)
04/09/15 1B James Loney Oblique 15-day DL (4/7)
04/09/15 C John Jaso Wrist 15-day DL (4/7)
04/06/15 P Alex Cobb Forearm 15-day DL (3/27)
04/06/15 P Drew Smyly Shoulder 15-day DL (3/27)
04/06/15 P Jake McGee Elbow 15-day DL (4/6)
04/06/15 P Matt Moore Elbow 60-day DL (4/6)
04/06/15 SS Nick Franklin Oblique 15-day DL (3/27)
04/04/15 P Alex Colome Pneumonia 15-day DL (3/27)
Josh's Pick: Take Boston
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