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The Baltimore Orioles will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Boston Red Sox at Camden Yards.
The Red Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander John Lackey in this game. Lackey has a 7-7 record and a 2.95 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Orioles will be Chris Tillman. The righthander has a 3.84 ERA to go along with a 12-3 record this season.
In their last action, Baltimore was a 7-1 loser on the road against the Royals. Bettors on Kansas City at +129 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Baltimore has lost 3 straight games.
Boston: 61-42 SU
Baltimore: 57-46 SU
Boston most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Kansas City are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games when playing Baltimore
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Baltimore is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
Baltimore is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Baltimore home to Boston, Saturday, July 27