Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers 08/04/2021 Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers 08/04/2021 – The Boston Red Sox have dipped their overall performance in their last few games after giving up their top spot to the Tampa Bay Rays. The Red Sox were unable to take out Detroit in their last game and they look forward to a chance in their second outing. Boston remains at the second spot in the AL East Division. The Detroit Tigers are sitting at the third spot in the AL Central Division play and are right behind the Indians by three-plus games. The Tigers are way ahead of the Royals and the betting baseball trends have been in their favor.
Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers 08/04/2021
Boston Red Sox
The Boston Red Sox gave up four runs last night and scored just two in return. The Red Sox will enter this game riding a five-game losing streak. It was an unexpected defeat for Boston and they are set to make up for their loss. Boston is holding a 63-45 record on the season and is one game behind the Bay Rays. As a whole team, they are touching an ERA of 4.20. The Red Sox have smashed a total of 530 runs and their OBP is touching .320. Boston will do their best to get to the top and clinch the division title.
Players to watch: J.D. Martinez LF (GP 100, AB 386, R 68, H 110, 2B 28, 3B 3, HR 20, RBI 66, TB 204, BB 41, SO 99, SB 0, AVG 0.285, OBP 0.352, SLG 0.528, OPS 0.88, WAR 2.7), Rafael Devers 3B (GP 101, AB 378, R 68, H 109, 2B 28, 3B 1, HR 27, RBI 82, TB 220, BB 40, SO 99, SB 3, AVG 0.288, OBP 0.361, SLG 0.582, OPS 0.943, WAR 3.9).
The Detroit Tigers have improved their overall performance in the last two years. The Tigers are now a threat to opponents, but their biggest struggle is getting past Cleveland Indians. Detroit won 52 games and dropped a total of 57 in return. As a whole team, the Tigers are touching an ERA of 4.59 on the season. From the plate, they smashed 477 runs in total and are hitting with a batting clip of just .241. Detroit has plenty of room for improvement and they still have a chance to make it to the postseason.
Players to watch: Jonathan Schoop 2B (GP 103, AB 403, R 57, H 114, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 17, RBI 61, TB 184, BB 25, SO 88, SB 1, AVG 0.283, OBP 0.326, SLG 0.457, OPS 0.783, WAR 2.1), Robbie Grossman LF (GP 103, AB 367, R 58, H 84, 2B 13, 3B 3, HR 16, RBI 50, TB 151, BB 70, SO 102, SB 12, AVG 0.229, OBP 0.355, SLG 0.411, OPS 0.766, WAR 2.1).
Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston’s last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 5 games.
Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers Betting Picks
Boston will bounce back in this game with their offensive power. The baseball predictions today favor the Red Sox to win this game and cover the spread. As for the Tigers, they will need to get back in their next series.
Score Prediction: Red Sox 7, Tigers 3.