Boston Red Sox vs San Diego Padres Betting Matchup Report
San Diego Padres vs Boston Red Sox Odds
Inter-league play resumes on Thursday as the Red Sox take on the Padres at Fenway Park in a key battle on the odds menu.
Allen Webster gets the call for the Boston Red Sox and he will try to build on a 0-2 mark. In the other dugout, Eric Stults brings a 6-6 ledger to the game for the Padres as he tries to quiet the Red Sox bats.
This game puts the Red Sox, most recently No. 2 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Padres, who rate a National League No. 15 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Boston owns the No. 2 ranking for hits in the American League at 9.5 per game. By contrast, the Padres are rated No. 9 in the same category at 8.4 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, San Diego owns the National League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 4.8 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 3 in scoring at home.
San Diego lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Red Sox on July 3. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at -192 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Padres endured a 2-1 loss at the hands of the Red Sox on Wednesday, with Edinson Volquez throwing 6 innings of 7-hit ball at Fenway Park.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Washington are 3-7
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing LA Angels are 3-7
After playing San Diego are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Padres at Red Sox trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of San Diego's last 14 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of San Diego's last 15 games on the road
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
Boston is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Boston is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games at home
San Diego at Washington, Friday, July 5
Boston at LA Angels, Friday, July 5