Boston Red Sox

Boston Red Sox vs. Texas Rangers

The Boston Red Sox and the Texas Rangers face off on Monday in Boston for game one of their series. The Red Sox are -150 favorites over the Rangers with an over/under run total set at 9. The Boston Red Sox were swept at home over the weekend by the Brewers and in the highly competitive American League East they know they can’t afford to fall too far behind the leaders. The Red Sox have lost three games in a row and they have been outscored by five runs as the are 1.5 games off the pace in the AL East. Xander Bogarts is leading Boston in hitting at .381, Dustin Pedroia is hitting .357, David Ortiz is hitting .318, and Mike Napoli is sporting a .261 batting average. For game one against the Rangers the Red Sox start John Lackey who had a win in his first start this Read More

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Boston Red Sox

The St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox face off on Wednesday Night at Fenway Park for game one of the 2013 World Series. The Red Sox are -125 favorites over the Cardinals with an over/under run total set at 7. After getting knocked out of the post season last year the St. Louis Cardinals are back in the World Series trying to make it two championships in the last three years. The Cardinals have earned their way into the Fall Classic by knocking off the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NLDS and the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLCS. The Cardinals were in a dogfight all season long in the NL Central as the Reds and the Pirates traded positions in the standings all season long with the Cards landing on top when the season ended. St. Louis gets All Star first baseman Allen Craig who missed the first Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers

The Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers face off in Detroit for game four of the 2013 ALCS with the Red Sox leading the series two games to one. The Tigers are -130 favorites over the Red Sox with an over/under run line of 7. The Boston Red Sox didn’t get a ton of offense on Tuesday but they didn’t need it as strong pitching carried them in game three of the ALCS in Detroit. Mike Napoli hit a home run that accounted for all of the scoring and Jacoby Ellsbury, Jonny Gomes, and Stephen Drew had hits as the Red Sox had four hits in all. John Lackey put forth an outstanding pitching effort allowing four hits and striking out eight over 6.2 innings to get the win and Koji Uehara earned the save. For Wednesday’s game four the Red Sox start Jake Peavy who is 12-5 on Read More

Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers face off on Tuesday in Detroit for game three of their ALCS with the series knotted at a game each. The Tigers are -140 favorites over the Red Sox with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The Boston Red Sox appeared to be headed to game three down two games to zero and but some late inning heroics and they got the come from behind win with the series knotted up at a game each. David Ortiz hit a game tying grand slam home run, Dustin Pedroia had two hits, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia had the game winning RBI as the Red Sox scored six runs on seven hits. Starting pitcher Clay Buchholz didn’t have his best stuff allowing eight hits and five runs while striking out six over 5.2 innings to not factor in the decision and Koji Uehara got the Read More

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Boston Red Sox

The Los Angels Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox face off on Sunday at Dodger Stadium for game three and the rubber match of their series. The Dodgers are -112 favorites over the Red Sox with an over/under run total set at 8. The Los Angeles Dodgers haven’t lost often in recent months but on Saturday they were simply outplayed as they lost to the Red Sox. Yasiel Puig had two hits and Mark Ellis, Adrian Gonzalez, and Andre Ethier each had hits as the Dodgers scored two runs on five hits. Starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu allowed five hits and four runs while striking out seven over 5.0 innings to take the loss and fall to 12-5 on the season. For Sunday’s game the Dodgers start Chris Capuano who has five no decisions in his last six starts. For the season Capuano has allowed 109 hits and 47 earned runs Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

The Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees face off on Friday in Boston in game one of their series. The Red Sox are -175 favorites over the Yankees with an over/under run total set at 9. The Boston Red Sox continue to lead the American League East but it looks like it is going to be a battle to the bitter end. The Red Sox are 4-6 in their last 10 games, 39-21 at home this season, and they have a two game lead in the AL East. As a team the Red Sox are hitting .273 with David Ortiz hitting .324, Jacoby Ellsbury is hitting .296, and Dustin Pedroia is hitting .293. The Red Sox pitching staff has an ERA of 3.82 with the starters at 3.87 and the bullpen at 3.71. For game one against the Yankees the Red Sox start Felix Doubront who had a Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays

The Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays face off on Friday in game two of their series at Fenway Park in Boston. The red Sox are -113 favorites over the Blue Jays with an over/under run total set 9.5. The Boston Red Sox rode a fast start on Thursday and cruised to a win against the Blue Jays. Dustin Pedroia hit a home run, Jarrod Saltalamacchia had two hits, and David Ortiz and Jacoby Ellsbury each had hits as the Red Sox scored seven runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Jon Lester had a large cushion to work with, allowing five hits and four runs while striking out five over 7.0 innings to get the win and go to 8-4 on the year and Koji Uehara earned his third save. For Friday’s game, the Red Sox start Allen Webster who has lost both of his decisions this season. Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays face off on Tuesday afternoon in game one of their series and the first game of a double header. The Red Sox are -126 favorites over the Rays with an over/under run total set at 9.5. The Red Sox lead the American League East but they are far from in the clear with the entire division in hot pursuit. The Red Sox are 5-5 in their last 10 games, 21-14 at home this season, and they have a 1.5 game lead in the AL East. As a team the Red Sox are hitting .268 with Dustin Pedroia hitting .319, David Ortiz hitting .294, and Daniel Nava hitting .288. The Red Sox opponents are hitting .245 and the Boston pitching staff has a 3.84 ERA with the starters at 3.79 and the bullpen at 3.94. For game one on Monday the Red Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels

The Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Angels face off on Friday in Boston as they play game one of their series at Fenway Park. The Red Sox are -125 favorites over the Angels with an over/under run total set at 9.5. The Boston Red Sox weren’t expected to do much this season but they are having a solid year as they lead the American League East. The Red Sox are 6-4 in their last 10 games, 19-13 at home this season, and they have a two game lead in the AL East. As a team the Red Sox are hitting .270 with Dustin Pedroia hitting .329, David Ortiz hitting .325, and Daniel Nava hitting .293. The Red Sox opponents are hitting .239 and the Boston pitching staff has an ERA of 3.73. For game one of this series the Red Sox start Felix Doubront who is coming off Read More

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Boston Red Sox

The Toronto Blue Jays and the Boston Red Sox meet on Wednesday for game two of their series in Toronto. The Red Sox are -126 favorites over the Blue Jays with an over/under run total set at 8. The Toronto Blue Jays battled for a full nine innings as they got the win on Tuesday against the Red Sox. Edwin Encarnacion had two home runs and four RBI’s and J.P. Arencibia and Colby Rasmus each had two hits as the Blue Jays scored nine runs on nine hits. Stating pitcher Brandon Morrow allowed six hits and three earned runs while striking out seven over five innings to not factor in the decision as Steve Delabar got the blown save and also got the win to go to 2-1 on the year and Casey Janssen earned his seventh save of the year. For Wednesday’s game Toronto starts mark Buehrle who lost Read More