Oakland Athletics vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds & Game Analysis | June 3


By Claudio Fortuna | June 3, 2022 10:38 AM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum, taking the field at 9:40pm ET on Friday June 3rd, 9:40pm ET. The Oakland Athletics are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7 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 Boston Red Sox and Oakland Athletics.

Oakland and Boston Betting Info

  • Each of the Red Sox’s last four games against AL West opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Red Sox have won each of their last 11 Friday games against AL West Division opponents that held a losing record.

Boston Red Sox Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .258
Team OBP .316
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.87
Team WHIP 1.20
Starters ERA 3.84
Starters WHIP 1.18

Key Players for Boston

  • Phillips Valdez: 5.84 ERA, 9.49 K/9, 0.97 WHIP
  • Garrett Whitlock: 3.02 ERA, 8.87 K/9, 1.10 WHIP
  • Franchy Cordero: .247 Batting Avg, .308 OBP, .420 SLG, .728 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Trevor Story: .222 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .439 SLG, .752 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Julio Martinez: .360 Batting Avg, .422 OBP, .555 SLG, .977 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Xander Bogaerts: .323 Batting Avg, .393 OBP, .473 SLG, .866 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Enrique Hernández: .203 Batting Avg, .269 OBP, .340 SLG, .609 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Christian Vázquez: .293 Batting Avg, .336 OBP, .407 SLG, .743 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Rafael Devers: .341 Batting Avg, .371 OBP, .603 SLG, .974 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Alex Verdugo: .235 Batting Avg, .273 OBP, .352 SLG, .625 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Jackie Bradley Jr.: .227 Batting Avg, .284 OBP, .353 SLG, .637 OPS, 9 Runs

Oakland Athletics Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .212
Team OBP .278
AVG Runs Scored 3.4
Team ERA 4.12
Team WHIP 1.29
Starters ERA 4.23
Starters WHIP 1.23

Key Players for Oakland

  • Dany Jiménez: 3.92 ERA, 9.59 K/9, 1.21 WHIP
  • Samuel Selman: 0.00 ERA, 10.80 K/9, 0.80 WHIP
  • Paul Blackburn: 2.15 ERA, 6.80 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Cristian Pache: .169 Batting Avg, .210 OBP, .240 SLG, .450 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Chadwick Pinder: .252 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .420 SLG, .703 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Elvis Andrus: .247 Batting Avg, .312 OBP, .386 SLG, .698 OPS, 20 Runs
  • Seth Brown: .204 Batting Avg, .276 OBP, .401 SLG, .677 OPS, 15 Runs
  • Anthony Kemp: .238 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .287 SLG, .606 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Ramón Laureano: .231 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .321 SLG, .654 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Kevin Smith: .200 Batting Avg, .227 OBP, .336 SLG, .563 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Sean Murphy: .201 Batting Avg, .281 OBP, .379 SLG, .660 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Jed Lowrie: .217 Batting Avg, .298 OBP, .313 SLG, .611 OPS, 14 Runs

The Athletics and Red Sox haven’t met since last season on July 4, 2021, where the Boston Red Sox won by a score of 1-0.

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