Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays 09/10/2020 Results, Odds and Picks
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Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays 09/10/2020 – Tampa Bay Rays will remain at home to host Boston Red Sox as they enter a new five-game series from Tropicana Field in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Tampa Bay has taken a decent lead in the AL East division with a 28-15 record. The Bay Rays were successful against most of their opponents but failed to defeat the Washington Nationals in their last series. The best betting websites online have the picks and predictions of this unbalanced game. Boston Red Sox has been nothing but a disappointment this year. The Red Sox are holding a 15-29 record as they remain at the bottom of the AL East division.
Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays 09/10/2020
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox tied their two-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies last night and settled with a final score of 5-2. The Red Sox are way behind the .500 mark and there seems to be no chance to reach the top. It appears that the Red Sox have lost control over their pitching unit while their batting squad equally struggles to make ends meet. Alex Verdugo is the leading batsman for Boston with a batting clip of .311. When it comes to home runs, Xander Bogaerts takes the lead with 10. The RBI leader with 28 is Rafael Devers. Mike Kickham will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 1-0 record on the season with an ERA of 5.40.
Players to watch: R. Devers 3B (GP 41 AB 163 R 25 H 43 2B 11 3B 1 HR 9 RBI 28 TB 83 BB 11 SO 47 SB 0 AVG 0.264 OBP 0.318 SLG 0.509 OPS 0.827 WAR 0), X. Bogaerts SS (GP 42 AB 153 R 25 H 43 2B 8 3B 0 HR 10 RBI 26 TB 81 BB 14 SO 34 SB 3 AVG 0.281 OBP 0.339 SLG 0.529 OPS 0.869 WAR 0)
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa gave up a total of 11 runs in their short two-game series against the Washington Nationals. The Bay Rays were unable to do much from the plate as they scored just four in total. Tampa will make use of this opportunity to get past the Reds Sox and make up for their loss. Tampa is four games ahead of Toronto Blue Jays in the second spot. Out of the last 13 games, Tampa managed to win nine. Yandy Diaz continues to take the lead from the plate with a clip of .307. Brandon Lowe is the home run leader with 10 and RBI leader with 28. When it comes to hits, Willy Adames takes the lead with 39. Josh Fleming will be delivered as the starting pitcher against the Red Sox. The southpaw is holding a 3-0 record on the season with an ERA of 3.25.
Players to watch: B. Lowe 2B (GP 40 AB 140 R 27 H 35 2B 7 3B 2 HR 10 RBI 28 TB 76 BB 17 SO 42 SB 0 AVG 0.25 OBP 0.342 SLG 0.543 OPS 0.884 WAR 1.1), W. Adames SS (GP 40 AB 132 R 22 H 39 2B 14 3B 1 HR 5 RBI 15 TB 70 BB 17 SO 51 SB 1 AVG 0.295 OBP 0.376 SLG 0.53 OPS 0.906 WAR 1.7).
Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston’s last 9 games.
Tampa Bay Rays
Rays are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games.
Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks
The baseball odds are clear as Tampa Bay Rays hold the upper hand in this game. The Red Sox are certainly no match for Tampa with their weak pitcher and unbalanced batting squad. Look for Tampa to win this game with ease.
Score Prediction: Tampa Bay Rays 7, Boston Red Sox 2.