Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins 09/17/2020 Odds, Picks and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins 09/17/2020 – Boston Red Sox will conclude the final game of their three-game series against the Miami Marlins from the Marlins Park in Miami, Florida. The Red Sox are a total lost cause with their miserable 18-32 record. Boston was unable to get past opponents with a winning record and it seems too hard to get back on track. The Miami Marlins have been surprising with their 25-22 record in the NL East division. The Marlins are holding the second spot as they trail the Atlanta Braves in the top. The baseball betting picks and predictions have been clearly in support for the Marlins in the past few games.
Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins 09/17/2020
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox are trailing the Baltimore Orioles by four games and they are way behind Tampa Bay Rays in the top spot. The Red Sox are struggling to make ends meet while they enter this game with a losing record. Boston won the opening game against Miami with a final score of 2-0 but failed to win the second. The Red Sox split their four-game series with Tampa Bay Rays, but they have never been consistent. Taking the mound against the Bay Rays will be Nathan Eovaldi with a 2-2 record on the season and an ERA of 4.82. Eovaldi has a decent WHIP of 1.29.
Players to watch: R. Devers 3B (GP 47AB 187R 27H 542B 143B 1HR 10RBI 33TB 100BB 12SO 53SB 0AVG 0.289OBP 0.342SLG 0.535OPS 0.876WAR 0), A. Verdugo CF (GP 46AB 173R 32H 552B 153B 0HR 6RBI 14TB 88BB 14SO 37SB 4AVG 0.318OBP 0.376SLG 0.509OPS 0.884WAR 0).
Miami Marlins have proved to be a strong team, especially after struggling last season. The team is trailing the Braves by four games and they are one and a half-game ahead of the Phillies in the third spot. Last night, the Marlins smashed eight runs from the plate against Boston and restricted them to just four. C Jorge Alfaro smashed home runs for his team twice while scoring four runs in total. A couple of runs came off the plate from Garrett Cooper to power the Miami offense. Taking the mound against the Red Sox will be Jose Urena with a 0-1 record on the season and an ERA of 7.71.
Players to watch: B. Anderson 3B (GP 47AB 154R 19H 422B 73B 1HR 6RBI 27TB 69BB 19SO 54SB 0AVG 0.273OBP 0.372SLG 0.448OPS 0.82WAR 0), C. Dickerson LF (GP 41AB 152R 21H 382B 43B 1HR 6RBI 13TB 62BB 14SO 27SB 0AVG 0.25OBP 0.313SLG 0.408OPS 0.721WAR -0.3).
Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Miami’s last 10 games.
Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins Betting Picks
Boston Reds Sox are still no match for Miami despite Urena on the mound. The Red Sox will decline in this game as the Marlins get past once more. The major league baseball odds are in support for Miami to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Miami Marlins 5, Boston Red Sox 3.