Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Pick and Odds Preview

Boston Red Sox

vs

Tampa Bay Rays
Sunday, July 27, 2014 1:40 PM ET
Tropicana Field

Tropicana Field hosts an MLB battle between the Tampa Bay Rays and the visiting Boston Red Sox on Sunday.

It's a pitching duel between Chris Archer for the Tampa Bay Rays (6-5 on the year) and Allen Webster for Boston Red Sox (0-0 so far).

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Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4-3.7 victory for the Rays. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Tampa Bay (51-53) will face the 47-57 Red Sox in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs Boston injuries news.

This game puts the Tampa Bay Rays, most recently No. 3 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Boston Red Sox, who rate a No. 8 in the latest survey.

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How Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Stats Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Tampa Bay Rays and its No. 19-rated batting order, averaging 3.96 runs per nine innings, against the No. 21 lineup of the Boston Red Sox at 3.89 runs per outing.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Tampa Bay has the No. 13-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Red Sox own the No. 18 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Red Sox were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -105 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. Jeremy Hellickson shut down the Red Sox in their last game, striking out 1 in a 3-0 shutout over Boston in baseball action at Tropicana Field.

Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds Trends

Boston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games
Boston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Boston home to Toronto, Monday, July 28th
Tampa Bay home to Milwaukee, Monday, July 28th

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