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The Tampa Bay Rays will be trying to extend a winning streak on Monday when they take on the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.
Matt Moore will be the starting pitcher for the Rays on this day. Lefthander Moore is 13-3 this season with a 3.44 ERA.
Starting this game for the Red Sox will be Brandon Workman. The righthander has a 2.84 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for Tampa Bay, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Blue Jays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at +115 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Boston was an 8-7 winner at home against the Yankees. Bettors on Boston at -142 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (15) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Tampa Bay has won 5 straight games.
Tampa Bay: 58-41 SU
Boston: 60-40 SU
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a win are 9-1
Boston most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Tampa Bay's last 9 games
Tampa Bay is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston's last 8 games at home
Boston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games
Boston home to Tampa Bay, Tuesday, July 23