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Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Thursday when the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles meet at Camden Yards.

Lefthander Felix Doubront will take the mound for the Red Sox to start this game. Doubront is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.

The Orioles will counter Doubront with Wei-Yin Chen. Lefthander Chen has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.

In their last action, Boston was a 6-2 winner on the road against the Orioles. Bettors on Boston at -116 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Team records:
Boston: 1-1 SU
Baltimore: 1-1 SU

Boston most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 5-4
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
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 on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston's last 10 games when playing Baltimore
Baltimore is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Baltimore is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Baltimore's last 10 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Baltimore's last 18 games

Next up:
Boston home to Milwaukee, Friday, April 4
Baltimore at Detroit, Friday, April 4