The Starting pitchers for tonight’s game will bring us Matt Garza for the Rays who is 8-5 with an ERA of 4.10 with 78 Ks and 34 Walks and for the Red Sox they will start Daisuke Matsuzaka who is 5-2 with and ERA of 4.50 with 43 Ks and 27 Walks. Matsuzaka has been disabled for two weeks with a forearm strain and will be trying a comeback. While Garza has won 3 of his last 4 outings. Can this affect the MLB Odds and MLB Betting line for this game tonight?
With the win yesterday in this series opener the Sox are within one game of the Yankees who are in 1st place in the AL East. The Sox are hoping to win their 8th consecutive home game tonight. At the same time the Rays are 3 games behind the Yankees and will try to avoid a season high 3rd straight defeat. Check out this important game and its MLB Betting line and MLB Odds on tonight’s game.
The Rays are a strong 24-13 this 2010 season in the away games, while the Red Sox are also a strong 27 -15 while playing on their home field. With that said, it appears that this is still a close game, but it appears that the both teams have a 44- 54 % + chance of winning this matchup. Will this have a negative effect on the MLB Betting lines or MLB Odds for this game?
The Rays and the Red Sox Stats:
The Rays are: 44-32 SU
The Red Sox are: 47-31 SU
The Rays lately:
While playing Wednesday’s they are 7-3
Before they played the Twins they were 6-4
After they played the Red Sox they are 5-5
After their last loss they are 5-5
The Red Sox lately:
While playing Wednesday’s they are 4-6
Before they played the Orioles they were 6-4
After they played the Rays they are 6-4
After their last win they are 7-3
Their Next Game is:
The Rays at the Twins, on Thursday, July 01 The RED SOX at the Orioles on Friday July 02
At present Odds Makers have the lines at present for the Red Sox at -1 ½ (+175) and have the Rays at +1 ½ (-210) and the Total – Over 9 ½ (EV) and under 9 ½ (-120) and the Red Sox are -106 and the Rays are -104 on the Money Line.