BoSox host Tigers on Sunday Night MLB
Jake Peavy is the probable starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox on Sunday night as they take on the Detroit Tigers in marquee baseball betting action at the online sportsbooks.
Peavy is 1-1 with a 3.94 ERA on the season, and in 12 career starts against the Tigers the righthander is 4-5 with a 4.83 ERA. Anibal Sanchez pitches for Detroit on Sunday night; Sanchez sits at 0-2 with a 3.13 ERA so far on the season.
Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 5.5-4 victory for the Tigers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Boston Red Sox bring a 20-22 record to the battle against the 26-12 Tigers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Detroit injuries news.
It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 6-rated Boston Red Sox and the league No. 1-ranked Detroit Tigers, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Boston Red Sox No. 12-ranked scoring average of 4.12 runs per game, against a Detroit Tigers offense rated No. 6 and scoring 4.82 runs per game. The Red Sox have averaged 8.29 hits per game to date this season, less than the Tigers hitters have managed (9.37 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, Detroit owns the No. 3-rated road mark, allowing 3.12 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 13 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Tigers were a 6-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at +132 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors. Detroit got the job done in their last match in a 6-1 victory over Boston on Saturday at Fenway Park behind starter Rick Porcello.
Detroit Tigers vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds Trends
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games on the road
Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston's last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games at home
Boston is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Detroit
Next Betting Matchups
Detroit at Cleveland, Monday, May 19th
Boston home to Toronto, Tuesday, May 20th