Tampa Bay Rays vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 12


By Claudio Fortuna | July 12, 2022 12:09 PM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Tuesday July 12th, 7:10pm ET. The Tampa Bay Rays are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7.5 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 Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays.

Tampa Bay and Boston Betting Info

  • Eight of the Red Sox’s last nine night games against AL East opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Rays have lost each of their last seven night games against AL East opponents following a home win.

Boston Red Sox Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .261
Team OBP .324
AVG Runs Scored 4.8
Team ERA 3.85
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 4.02
Starters WHIP 1.27

Key Players for Boston

  • Tanner Houck: 3.33 ERA, 9.29 K/9, 1.19 WHIP
  • Phillips Valdez: 4.70 ERA, 7.63 K/9, 1.17 WHIP
  • Brayan Bello: 10.13 ERA, 7.88 K/9, 2.38 WHIP
  • Harold Ramírez: .000 Batting Avg, .000 OBP, .000 SLG, .000 OPS, 0 Runs
  • Franchy Cordero: .240 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .397 SLG, .714 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Trevor Story: .222 Batting Avg, .290 OBP, .425 SLG, .715 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Julio Martinez: .313 Batting Avg, .380 OBP, .500 SLG, .880 OPS, 50 Runs
  • Xander Bogaerts: .315 Batting Avg, .393 OBP, .455 SLG, .848 OPS, 51 Runs
  • Christian Vázquez: .290 Batting Avg, .336 OBP, .429 SLG, .765 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Rafael Devers: .327 Batting Avg, .384 OBP, .593 SLG, .977 OPS, 59 Runs
  • Alex Verdugo: .265 Batting Avg, .312 OBP, .377 SLG, .689 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Jackie Bradley Jr.: .213 Batting Avg, .266 OBP, .307 SLG, .573 OPS, 15 Runs
  • Jarren Duran: .277 Batting Avg, .327 OBP, .436 SLG, .763 OPS, 14 Runs

Tampa Bay Rays Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .240
Team OBP .306
AVG Runs Scored 4.2
Team ERA 3.37
Team WHIP 1.15
Starters ERA 3.31
Starters WHIP 1.11

Key Players for Tampa Bay

  • Luke Bard: 1.00 ERA, 7.00 K/9, 0.78 WHIP
  • Josh Fleming: 6.84 ERA, 8.20 K/9, 1.97 WHIP
  • Jason Adam: 1.27 ERA, 10.95 K/9, 0.71 WHIP
  • Yandy Díaz: .307 Batting Avg, .418 OBP, .409 SLG, .827 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Taylor Walls: .161 Batting Avg, .245 OBP, .260 SLG, .505 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Francisco Mejía: .236 Batting Avg, .244 OBP, .395 SLG, .639 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Joshua Lowe: .187 Batting Avg, .238 OBP, .313 SLG, .551 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Randy Arozarena: .255 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .422 SLG, .731 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Brett Phillips: .148 Batting Avg, .219 OBP, .247 SLG, .466 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Ji-Man Choi: .283 Batting Avg, .395 OBP, .460 SLG, .855 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Harold Ramírez: .330 Batting Avg, .379 OBP, .452 SLG, .831 OPS, 29 Runs
  • Isaac Paredes: .240 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .548 SLG, .852 OPS, 25 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Rays and Red Sox, the Rays won four times and the Red Sox won once. Their most recent matchup on July 11, 2022 ended 10-5 with the Tampa Bay Rays taking the win.

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