Tampa Bay Rays vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 14


By Claudio Fortuna | July 14, 2022 1:38 PM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Thursday July 14th, 7:10pm ET. The Boston Red Sox 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

  • Four of the Red Sox’s last five road games have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Rays have won each of their last six night games against AL East opponents.

Boston Red Sox Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .259
Team OBP .322
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.83
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 3.98
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Boston

  • Tanner Houck: 3.33 ERA, 9.29 K/9, 1.19 WHIP
  • Phillips Valdez: 4.41 ERA, 7.16 K/9, 1.16 WHIP
  • Christopher Sale: 0.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 0.80 WHIP
  • Franchy Cordero: .236 Batting Avg, .312 OBP, .390 SLG, .702 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Trevor Story: .221 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .423 SLG, .712 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Julio Martinez: .309 Batting Avg, .375 OBP, .493 SLG, .868 OPS, 50 Runs
  • Xander Bogaerts: .314 Batting Avg, .391 OBP, .454 SLG, .845 OPS, 52 Runs
  • Christian Vázquez: .282 Batting Avg, .327 OBP, .416 SLG, .743 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Rafael Devers: .325 Batting Avg, .381 OBP, .587 SLG, .968 OPS, 59 Runs
  • Alex Verdugo: .269 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .381 SLG, .695 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Jackie Bradley Jr.: .209 Batting Avg, .260 OBP, .300 SLG, .560 OPS, 15 Runs
  • Jarren Duran: .271 Batting Avg, .327 OBP, .427 SLG, .754 OPS, 14 Runs

Tampa Bay Rays Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .239
Team OBP .306
AVG Runs Scored 4.2
Team ERA 3.33
Team WHIP 1.14
Starters ERA 3.27
Starters WHIP 1.09

Key Players for Tampa Bay

  • Tommy Romero: 9.82 ERA, 9.82 K/9, 2.18 WHIP
  • Corey Kluber: 3.58 ERA, 8.08 K/9, 1.09 WHIP
  • Jason Adam: 1.25 ERA, 10.75 K/9, 0.72 WHIP
  • Yandy Díaz: .303 Batting Avg, .414 OBP, .402 SLG, .816 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Taylor Walls: .165 Batting Avg, .246 OBP, .274 SLG, .520 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Francisco Mejía: .241 Batting Avg, .248 OBP, .395 SLG, .643 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Joshua Lowe: .185 Batting Avg, .247 OBP, .311 SLG, .558 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Randy Arozarena: .251 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .416 SLG, .727 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Brett Phillips: .145 Batting Avg, .215 OBP, .242 SLG, .457 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Ji-Man Choi: .281 Batting Avg, .393 OBP, .453 SLG, .846 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Harold Ramírez: .332 Batting Avg, .378 OBP, .450 SLG, .828 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Isaac Paredes: .235 Batting Avg, .302 OBP, .536 SLG, .838 OPS, 26 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Rays and Red Sox, the Rays won five times and the Red Sox won none. Their most recent matchup on July 13, 2022 ended 4-1 with the Tampa Bay Rays taking the win.

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