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The Los Angeles Angels and the Boston Red Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Fenway Park.
Righthander Tommy Hanson will take the mound for the Angels to start this game. Hanson is 2-2 this season with a 4.19 ERA.
It'll be Felix Doubront toeing the rubber for the Red Sox in this contest. Lefthander Doubront is 4-2 with a 4.32 ERA so far this season.
The Angels were an 8-6 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +146 on the moneyline, while the total score (14) was good news for OVER bettors.
Boston won its last outing, a 6-3 result against the Rangers on June 6. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at -137 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Los Angeles: 26-34 SU
Boston: 37-24 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 3-4
After a loss are 4-6
Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Texas are 2-8
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Boston
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing Boston
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
Boston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games at home
Boston home to LA Angels, Saturday, June 8