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Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins Betting Odds Preview and Pick

The Miami Marlins will look to bolster their win total and reward those moneyline betting when the Boston Red Sox invade Marlins Park on Wednesday.

Eduardo Rodriguez gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday; he's 6-4 on the season. The Miami Marlins, meanwhile, will counter with Adam Conley, who will be looking to improve on his 1-0 mark.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Miami Marlins were listed as 104 moneyline underdogs earlier in the day at BetOnline, while odds makers set the opening total line around 7.5 earlier at Bovada.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 3.6-3.4 win for the Marlins. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Miami Marlins Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

45-68 Miami battles the Red Sox, currently with a 50-63 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Miami vs Boston injuries news.

The Miami Marlins sit at No. 28 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Boston Red Sox sit at No. 21 on the same chart.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Miami Marlins No. 30-ranked scoring average of 3.58 runs per game, against a Boston Red Sox offense rated No. 11 and scoring 4.21 runs per game. The Marlins have averaged 8.49 hits per game to date this season, less than the Red Sox hitters have managed (8.84 per nine innings).

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Miami has the No. 14-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Red Sox own the No. 27 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Boston lost in extra innings against the Marlins on Tuesday as Miami edged them 5-4 at Marlins Park.

Betting Trends
  • Boston is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 11 of Boston's last 15 games
  • Boston is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 8 of Boston's last 12 games on the road
  • Miami is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games
  • Miami is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami's last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Boston home to Seattle, Friday, August 14th
Miami at St. Louis, Friday, August 14th