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The division rival Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Camden Yards.
Jon Lester will be the starting pitcher for the Red Sox on this day. Lefthander Lester is 15-8 this season with a 3.67 ERA.
It'll be Wei-Yin Chen toeing the rubber for the Orioles in this contest. Lefthander Chen is 7-7 with a 4.03 ERA so far this season.
Boston won its last outing, a 12-3 result against the Orioles on September 27. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at -130 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (15) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Boston has won 2 straight games.
Boston: 97-63 SU
Baltimore: 83-77 SU
Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Boston are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
Boston is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Boston is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Baltimore's last 14 games
Baltimore is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Boston
Baltimore is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Boston
Baltimore home to Boston, Sunday, September 29