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Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles

The Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Camden Yards.

The Red Sox will trot Ryan Dempster out to the mound in this one. Righthander Dempster has a 5-8 record and a 4.28 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Orioles will be Scott Feldman. The righthander has a 3.75 ERA to go along with a 9-7 record this season.

The Red Sox were a 6-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Baltimore at -103 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Boston has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
Boston: 61-43 SU
Baltimore: 58-46 SU

Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing Baltimore are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4

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

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

Next up:
Baltimore home to Boston, Sunday, July 28