Fresh off an 8-4 defeat to the Seattle Mariners, the Boston Red Sox will now turn to a pitcher that’s had tremendous success at home this season. Rick Porcello, who’s scheduled to get the start for the BoSox, has won all five of his starts at Fenway Park this season.
- The OVER is 4-1 in the Mariners last 5 games.
- The Red Sox are 1-4 in their last 5 home games.
- The Mariners are 2-5 in their last 7 road games.
Adrian Sampson will counter the the M’s. Samson is filling the hole in the rotation for Wade Miley and will be making his major league debut. The 24-year-old has made 13 starts for Triple-A Tacoma, going 7-4 with a 3.25 ERA while striking out 61 batters and walking only 12.
Porcello has pitched at least six innings in each of his last four outings, but he’s surrendered five home runs during that span. Seth Smith (6-for-13) and Robinson Cano (9-for-24) have fared well against Porcello.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Baseball betting odds makers, including BetOnline, opened the Boston Red Sox as -153 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 9.5 at shops such as Bodog.
Odds – Shark
prediction models pick the Red Sox to win this game 5.6-3.9. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Seattle Mariners vs Boston Red Sox Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
37-29 Boston battles the Mariners, currently with a 36-31 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Seattle injuries news.
This game puts the Boston Red Sox, most recently No. 10 in Odds – Shark
MLB Power Rankings, up against the Seattle Mariners, who rate a No. 17 in the latest survey.
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Boston has baseball’s No. 1-rated offensive output, at 10.32 hits per game. The Seattle Mariners average 8.97 hits per game, good for No. 10 on the list.
Defensively, Seattle features the No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.32 runs per game. Boston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 at home, scoring 6.06 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Seattle got the job done in their last match in a 8-4 victory over Boston on Friday at Fenway Park behind starter H Iwakuma.
- Seattle is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
- Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle’s last 5 games
- Seattle is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
- Boston is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
- Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 6 games
- Boston is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Seattle at Boston, Sunday, June 19th