Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox 05/06/2021 Baseball Betting, Tips and Forecast
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Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox 05/06/2021 – A three-game series will come to an end as the Detroit Tigers take on the Boston Red Sox from Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The Detroit Tigers are currently the worst team in the majors with a poor record and they look forward to making up for their loss. The Boston Red Sox, on the other hand, is one of the top teams this season. The Red Sox are dominating the AL East Division play as they remain at the top. The Detroit Tigers are currently at the bottom of the AL Central Division play. The MLB picks today favor the Red Sox to win this game and cover the spread.
Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox 05/06/2021
The Detroit Tigers will enter this game holding a terrible 9-22 record on the season. Detroit is trailing the Minnesota Twins and is struggling to get past their opponents. Last night, the Tigers went deep from the plate and smashed six runs to victory after restricting the Boston Red Sox to just five. The Detroit Tigers have touched an average of 2.87 runs per game and are giving up 5.07 to opponents. Spencer Turnbull will be delivered to the mound as their starter. Turnbull pitched 16 innings and gave up 12 hits with eight runs this season.
Players to watch: J. Candelario 3B (GP 30, AB 111, R 11, H 30, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 8, TB 41, BB 11, SO 32, SB 0, AVG 0.27, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.369, OPS 0.705, WAR 0.4), W. Castro SS (GP 26, AB 97, R 8, H 19, 2B 1, 3B 2, HR 1, RBI 5, TB 27, BB 5, SO 30, SB 0, AVG 0.196, OBP 0.243, SLG 0.278, OPS 0.521, WAR -0.5).
Boston Red Sox
The Boston Red Sox will enter this game holding a neat 18-13 record on the season. The Red Sox are ahead of the Yankees in the second and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. In their series opener, the Red Sox smashed 11 runs from the plate and restricted the Tigers to just seven. Boston has key hitters like Christian Vazquez, Hunter Renfro, and Xander Boegaerts dominating at-bats. Nathan Eovaldi will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Eovaldi is holding a 4-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.62.
Players to watch: X. Bogaerts SS (GP 28, AB 111, R 16, H 39, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 17, TB 67, BB 6, SO 20, SB 2, AVG 0.351, OBP 0.385, SLG 0.604, OPS 0.988, WAR 1.2), E. Hernandez 2B (GP 28, AB 107, R 18, H 25, 2B 6, 3B 1, HR 4, RBI 10, TB 45, BB 7, SO 26, SB 0, AVG 0.234, OBP 0.291, SLG 0.421, OPS 0.711, WAR 0.6).
Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit’s last 6 games.
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston’s last 9 games.
Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox Betting Picks
The best MLB bookmaker favors the Red Sox to win this game and cover the spread. Boston holds the key to success with the help of their starting pitcher and their powerful pitching unit.
Score Prediction: Red Sox 7, Tigers 1.