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Boston Red Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates 03/29/2022 Betting Spread, Analysis and Baseball Tips
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Boston Red Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates 03/29/2022 – The Boston Red Sox and Pittsburgh Pirates will square off from LECOM Park in Bradenton, Florida. The Red Sox had an incredible season last year, but they failed to make it to the end. As for the Pirates, they were one of the worst teams last season and they need to get an early start this year. The Red Sox are one of the favorite teams to reach the postseason once again. The MLB spread betting odds have turned towards the Red Sox to win this game and cover.
Boston Red Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates 03/29/2022
Boston Red Sox
Boston clinched their Wild Card round in the AL East and finished alongside the Yankees. In their last spring training game, they scored three runs and gave up six to the Minnesota Twins. The Red Sox have taken their spring training lightly, but they have been scoring pretty well. The Red Sox have some of the top hitters on their squad and they hope to make it past the Wild Card round this season.
Players to watch: Rob Refsnyder LF (GP 9, AB 18, R 2, H 3, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 2, TB 7, BB 2, SO 6, SB 0, AVG 0.167, OBP 0.286, SLG 0.389, OPS 0.675, WAR 0), Jarren Duran CF (GP 9, AB 18, R 4, H 6, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 0, TB 7, BB 3, SO 6, SB 1, AVG 0.333, OBP 0.429, SLG 0.389, OPS 0.817, WAR 0).
The Pirates have experienced nothing but struggle in their 2021 season. Pittsburgh lost their last game against the Yankees with a 7-4 final score. The Pirates finished at the bottom of the NL Central in their last season with a terrible 61-101 record. Pittsburgh will turn in Mitch Keller to the mound as their starting pitcher. The righty will need to get some early strikeouts if he wants to win this game for the Red Sox.
Players to watch: Bryan Reynolds LF (GP 6, AB 18, R 3, H 5, 2B 1, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 4, TB 11, BB 0, SO 6, SB 0, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.278, SLG 0.611, OPS 0.889, WAR 0), Cole Tucker SS (GP 6, AB 18, R 3, H 6, 2B 0, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 3, TB 14, BB 0, SO 5, SB 0, AVG 0.333, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.778, OPS 1.111, WAR 0).
Boston Red Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
Over is 6-0 in Red Sox last 6 games as a favorite.
Over is 3-0-1 in Pirates last 4 overall.
Boston Red Sox vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
Take the Red Sox to win this game and cover the spread with the MLB online betting picks on their side. The Pirates are not as strong as the Red Sox in terms of batting. Look for Boston to win this game with a high score.
Score Prediction: Red Sox 8, Pirates 4.