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The Cleveland Indians and the Boston Red Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Fenway Park.
The Indians will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Justin Masterson in this game. Masterson has a 4-4 record and a 4.61 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be John Lackey who starts for the Red Sox. Right hander Lackey is 7-4 with a 3.18 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Red Sox as -154-moneyline favorites versus the Indians, while the game's total opened at 8.5
In their last action, Cleveland was a 5-2 loser on the road against the Red Sox. Bettors on Boston at -158 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Team record: 33-34
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Cleveland is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Cleveland is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Cleveland is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Cleveland's last 12 games when playing Boston
Team record: 30-36
Boston is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games at home
Cleveland at Boston Saturday, June 14