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The Detroit Tigers and the Boston Red Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Fenway Park.
Righthander Rick Porcello will take the mound for the Tigers to start this game. Porcello is 11-7 this season with a 4.50 ERA.
It'll be Ryan Dempster toeing the rubber for the Red Sox in this contest. Righthander Dempster is 7-9 with a 4.75 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Detroit was a 2-1 loser on the road against the Red Sox. Bettors on Boston at -109 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Detroit: 81-58 SU
Boston: 83-57 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Boston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Detroit's last 15 games when playing Boston
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Boston is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Boston's last 15 games when playing Detroit
Detroit at Kansas City, Friday, September 6
Boston at NY Yankees, Thursday, September 5