Going to the mound tonight for the Red Sox it will be Daisule Masuzaka who is 6-3 with an ERA of 4.56 with 59 Ks and 35 walks and on the mound tonight for the Athletics it will be Ben Sheets who is 4-8 with an ERA of 4.63 with 82 Ks and 41 Walks. Sheets missed all of 2009 for elbow surgery has been somewhat mediocre this season. Matsuzaka has won his last three starts for the Red Sox on the Road. See the MLB Odds and MLB Betting lines on this American League game tonight.
Injuries have hit the Red Sox as they lost 3 of 4 games at home to start the 2n half, with nine defeats in the last 12. While not too many teams are moving like the A’s at present and they are looking to make a win tonight their sixth straight. Will we see the MLB Betting lines and MLB odds fluctuate with the presence of the Red Sox and the A’s?
The Red Sox are a slight 22-20 this 2010 season in the away games, while the Athletics are a Stronger 26-20 while playing on their home field. With that said, it appears that both teams will have a 45-55 % + chance of winning this matchup. Will this have an affect on the MLB Odds and MLB Betting lines tonight?
The Red Sox and the Athletics Stats:
The Red Sox are: 52-40 SU
The Athletics are: 46-46 SU
The Red Sox as of late:
While playing Monday’s they are 6-4
Before they played the Athletics they were 6-4
After they played the Rangers are 5-5
After their last loss they are 6-4
The Athletics as of late:
While playing Monday’s they are 4-6
Before they played the Red Sox they were 5-5
After they played the Royals they are 6-4
After their last win they are 7-3
Their Next Game is:
The Athletics at home vs. the Red Sox, on Tuesday, July 20
At present the Baseball Odds Makers have the lines at present for the Athletics at -1 ½ (+165) and the Red Sox at +1 ½ (-185) and the Total – Over 8 (-110) and under 8 (-110). At this time the Athletics are -110 and the Red Sox are EV on the Money Line.