Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins Odds
The Boston Red Sox will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Marlins in Miami at Marlins Park on Wednesday in baseball action.
The match puts starter Felix Doubront for the Red Sox on the hill facing Ricky Nolasco for the Marlins. Doubront brings a 6-3 mark to the game, while Nolasco is 6-4 to date on the season.
Bettors looking to back visiting Boston before the first pitch in this match will find them as -110-moneyline underdogs. They will see an opening total of 8.5.
The Marlins sit at No. 13 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Red Sox sit at an American League No. 7 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Miami's National League No. 13-ranked scoring average of 3.8 runs per game, against a Red Sox offense rated No. 2 and scoring 5 runs per game in the league. The Marlins have averaged 8.2 hits per game to date this season, less than the Red Sox hitters have managed (9.3 per nine innings).
Defensively, Boston features the American League's No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.3 runs per game. Miami, meanwhile, comes in at No. 10 in the National League at home, scoring 4.1 runs per game.
In their last action, Boston was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Marlins. Bettors on Boston at -108 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Red Sox grabbed a win last time out, defeating Mark Buehrle and the Marlins 2-1 on Tuesday at Marlins Park.
Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 3-3
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 2-8
After playing Boston are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Red Sox at Marlins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston's last 8 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Miami's last 8 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games at home
Boston at Chi Cubs, Friday, June 15
Miami at Tampa Bay, Friday, June 15