Boston Red Sox vs Baltimore Orioles Odds & Info
|Game||Boston Red Sox vs Baltimore Orioles|
|Date & Time||Saturday September 18, 2021, 1:10 PM (EDT)|
Fenway Park, Boston, MA
BOS -250 ; O/U 8.5
The Baltimore Orioles play the second game of a three-game series on the road Saturday against the Boston Red Sox. Baltimore is 47-99 following a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday. Austin Hayes hit a 10th inning RBI single to give the Orioles the walk-off victory. The victory snapped a five-game losing streak for Baltimore but the Orioles are last in the American League East.
Cedric Mullins is batting .301 to lead Baltimore and the center fielder has team highs in hits with 165 and on-base percentage at .367. Third baseman Ryan Mountcastle is the leader in home runs with 29 and RBIs with 81. On Saturday, the Baltimore Orioles will send Zac Lowther to the mound. The left hander is 0-2 with an ERA of 9.92, 17 Ks and 9 BBs
Boston is 83-65 following a 9-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday. The Red Sox have won two straight and are tied for second in the American League East with the Toronto Blue Jays 8 ½ games behind first place Tampa Bay. Boston is also tied for the top spot of the American League wild-card chase with the Blue Jays a half game in front of the New York Yankees.
Xander Bogaerts is batting .300 to lead Boston and the shortstop has a team-high .368 on-base percentage. Third baseman Rafael Devers has 34 home runs and 103 RBIs to lead Boston in both and J D Martinez has a team-high 149 hits. On Saturday, Boston will send Nick Pivetta to the mound. The right-hander is 9-7 with an ERA of 4.55, 156 Ks and 62 BBs.
Recent Betting Trends
- Baltimore is 13-42 in its last 55 on the road
- The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Orioles last 5 on the road
- Boston is 3-7 in the last 10 versus an AL East opponent
- The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Red Sox last 5
Free MLB Pick:
Boston has dominated Baltimore when playing head-to-head winning 45 of the last 64. Baltimore has lost 42 of the last 55 on the road and 46 of the last 58 against an opponent with a record above 500. The Orioles have baseball's worst team ERA of 5.89 and opposing hitters average higher against Baltimore pitching than any other team in baseball at .272. Final Score Prediction, Boston Red Sox win 5-4.