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|Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays|
The Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Tropicana Field.
The Red Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Jon Lester in this game. Lester has a 6-2 record and a 3.60 ERA this season.
The Rays will counter Lester with Fausto Carmona. Righthander Carmona has a 5.03 ERA to go along with a 3-6 record this season.In their last action, Boston was a 10-8 winner on the road against the Rays. Bettors on Boston at +130 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (18) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Current streak:
Boston has won 3 straight games.
Tampa Bay has lost 2 straight games.
Boston: 40-25 SU
Tampa Bay: 34-29 SU
Boston most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay home to Boston, Wednesday, June 12