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Boston Red Sox vs. Cleveland Indians

The Boston Red Sox and the Cleveland Indians will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Progressive Field.

Lefthander Felix Doubront will take the mound for the Red Sox to start this game. Doubront is 0-0 this season with a 5.40 ERA.

It'll be Ubaldo Jimenez toeing the rubber for the Indians in this contest. Righthander Jimenez is 0-1 with a 6.97 ERA so far this season.

In their last action, Boston was a 3-2 winner at home against the Rays. Bettors on Boston at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

The Indians were a 3-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -123 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Boston has won 3 straight games.

Team records:
Boston: 8-4 SU
Cleveland: 5-6 SU

Boston most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 8 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Boston is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland's last 8 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Cleveland's last 15 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games when playing Boston

Next up:
Cleveland home to Boston, Wednesday, April 17