Boston Red Sox vs Cleveland Guardians Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 27


By Claudio Fortuna | July 27, 2022 2:53 PM

The Cleveland Guardians visit the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Wednesday July 27th, 7:10pm ET. The Cleveland Guardians are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Cleveland Guardians and Boston Red Sox.

Boston and Cleveland Betting Info

  • Five of the Red Sox’s last six night games against American League opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Guardians have lost each of their last seven night games against AL East opponents following a road win.

Cleveland Guardians Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .253
Team OBP .316
AVG Runs Scored 4.4
Team ERA 3.88
Team WHIP 1.24
Starters ERA 4.05
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Cleveland

  • Triston McKenzie: 3.11 ERA, 8.42 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Emmanuel Clase: 1.34 ERA, 9.37 K/9, 0.72 WHIP
  • Kirkland McCarty: 6.75 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.63 WHIP
  • Joshua-Douglas Naylor: .280 Batting Avg, .332 OBP, .500 SLG, .832 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Andrés Giménez: .301 Batting Avg, .363 OBP, .486 SLG, .849 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Nolan Jones: .267 Batting Avg, .377 OBP, .467 SLG, .844 OPS, 7 Runs
  • German Rosario: .295 Batting Avg, .332 OBP, .410 SLG, .742 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Austin Hedges: .177 Batting Avg, .237 OBP, .286 SLG, .523 OPS, 15 Runs
  • Steven Kwan: .295 Batting Avg, .370 OBP, .380 SLG, .750 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Franmil Reyes: .215 Batting Avg, .256 OBP, .360 SLG, .616 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Myles Straw: .216 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .272 SLG, .575 OPS, 53 Runs
  • José Ramírez: .289 Batting Avg, .367 OBP, .567 SLG, .934 OPS, 55 Runs

Boston Red Sox Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .255
Team OBP .316
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 4.31
Team WHIP 1.31
Starters ERA 4.38
Starters WHIP 1.31

Key Players for Boston

  • Tanner Houck: 3.20 ERA, 8.78 K/9, 1.24 WHIP
  • Brayan Bello: 10.50 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 2.50 WHIP
  • Kaleb Ort: 12.27 ERA, 9.82 K/9, 2.45 WHIP
  • Franchy Cordero: .218 Batting Avg, .295 OBP, .356 SLG, .651 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Julio Martinez: .299 Batting Avg, .367 OBP, .477 SLG, .844 OPS, 51 Runs
  • Xander Bogaerts: .317 Batting Avg, .388 OBP, .452 SLG, .840 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Jeter Downs: .139 Batting Avg, .158 OBP, .250 SLG, .408 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Christian Vázquez: .277 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .431 SLG, .754 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Alex Verdugo: .262 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .369 SLG, .673 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Jackie Bradley Jr.: .210 Batting Avg, .259 OBP, .319 SLG, .578 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Jarren Duran: .250 Batting Avg, .301 OBP, .403 SLG, .704 OPS, 17 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Red Sox and Guardians, the Red Sox won four times and the Guardians won once. Their most recent matchup on July 26, 2022 ended 8-3 with the Cleveland Guardians taking the win.

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