Red Sox at Orioles 6/13/18 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles
MLB: 3:05 PM EST
Jun. 13, 2018
Latest Odds : BOS -235 Total 8
AL East Division rivals will battle on Wednesday afternoon, when the Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles complete their series from Camden Yards. On Tuesday, Rafael Devers and Andrew Benintendi each went deep to power Boston to a 6-4 victory. The Red Sox are 24 games above .500 overall and in a virtual tie with New York for first place.
Dominant left-hander Chris Sale (5-4 2.83 ERA) will look to get back into the winning column in this matchup. Sale has dropped three straight starts and he has allowed 11 runs over his last 18 plus innings of work.
The Baltimore Orioles have lost 47 of their first 66 games and are the only team in the majors that has yet to win 20 games. Last night, SP David Hess was tagged for five runs in three plus innings and took the loss. Craig Gentry and Adam Jones had two hits apiece for the Orioles in a losing effort.
Baltimore skipper Buck Showalter will give the ball to veteran righty Andrew Cashner (2-8 4.98 ERA) in the series finale. Cashner has lost three straight starts and has been tagged for 11 runs over his last 17 frames.
Recent Betting Trends:
Red Sox are 9-1 in Sales last 10 road starts vs. a team with a losing record.
Orioles are 2-9 in Cashners last 11 starts.
Under is 5-2 in Sales last 7 road starts.
Under is 6-0 in Cashners last 6 starts overall.
Red Sox are 4-0 in Sales last 4 starts vs. Orioles.
Free Betting Pick: UNDER 8 Runs
Boston 2B Dustin Pedroia (knee) will resume baseball activities this week and hopes to return by the end of this month. Through 68 games, Boston ranks 2nd in batting average and 1st in runs scored. For the season, Baltimore ranks 29th in batting average and 30th in runs scored. The Orioles have scored just 15 runs over their last six games and will get shut down by Sale on Wednesday. Final Score Prediction, Boston Red Sox win low scoring under game 4-1.