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MLB BASEBALL

Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Dodger Stadium.

Jake Peavy will be the starting pitcher for the Red Sox on this day. Righthander Peavy is 9-5 this season with a 4.25 ERA.

Meanwhile, it'll be Chris Capuano who starts for the Dodgers. Lefthander Capuano is 4-6 with a 4.84 ERA so far this season.

The Red Sox were a 4-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at +105 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Team records:
Boston: 76-55 SU
Los Angeles: 76-53 SU

Boston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Baltimore are 5-5
After playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After a win are 2-8

Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Boston are 4-6
After a loss are 9-1

A few trends to consider:
Boston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston's last 13 games
LA Dodgers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing Boston
LA Dodgers are 19-4 SU in their last 23 games
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Boston

Next up:
Boston home to Baltimore, Tuesday, August 27
LA Dodgers home to Chi Cubs, Monday, August 26