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Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox

The Tampa Bay Rays and the Boston Red Sox will meet on the field at Fenway Park on Tuesday in a battle of division rivals.

The Rays will give the ball to starter Chris Archer in this one. Righthander Archer is 1-2 this season with a 4.80 ERA.

It'll be Alfredo Aceves toeing the rubber for the Red Sox in this contest. Righthander Aceves is 3-1 with a 4.97 ERA so far this season.

Tampa Bay was a 5-3 loser in its last match at home against the Royals. They lost as -145 favorites, while the total score of 8 made winners of UNDER bettors.

The Red Sox were a 6-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Baltimore at -113 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Team records:
Tampa Bay: 36-33 SU
Boston: 42-29 SU

Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Boston most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Baltimore are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2

A few trends to consider:
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 OVER in 6 of Tampa Bay's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Tampa Bay's last 10 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 10-5 SU in its last 15 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 OVER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay

Next up:
Boston home to Tampa Bay, Tuesday, June 18