Texas Rangers vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds & Game Analysis | May 13


By Ed Winchester | May 13, 2022 10:57 AM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field, taking the field at 8:05pm ET on Friday May 13th, 8:05pm ET. The Boston Red Sox are 0.5-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 Boston Red Sox and Texas Rangers.

Texas and Boston Betting Info

  • The Rangers have lost each of their last 11 games against American League opponents following a home win.
  • Ten of the Rangers’ last 12 games against American League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.

Boston Red Sox Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .229
Team OBP .285
AVG Runs Scored 3.5
Team ERA 3.77
Team WHIP 1.20
Starters ERA 3.44
Starters WHIP 1.18

Key Players for Boston

  • Nathan Eovaldi: 3.15 ERA, 9.45 K/9, 1.08 WHIP
  • Hansel Robles: 2.70 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.05 WHIP
  • Franchy Cordero: .190 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .238 SLG, .571 OPS, 2 Runs
  • Trevor Story: .206 Batting Avg, .281 OBP, .304 SLG, .585 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Julio Martinez: .298 Batting Avg, .337 OBP, .500 SLG, .837 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Xander Bogaerts: .345 Batting Avg, .397 OBP, .466 SLG, .863 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Enrique Hernández: .161 Batting Avg, .232 OBP, .259 SLG, .491 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Christian Vázquez: .215 Batting Avg, .274 OBP, .292 SLG, .566 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Rafael Devers: .313 Batting Avg, .343 OBP, .508 SLG, .851 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Alex Verdugo: .216 Batting Avg, .260 OBP, .333 SLG, .593 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Jackie Bradley Jr.: .198 Batting Avg, .270 OBP, .286 SLG, .556 OPS, 5 Runs

Texas Rangers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .219
Team OBP .286
AVG Runs Scored 4.0
Team ERA 3.84
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 4.06
Starters WHIP 1.24

Key Players for Texas

  • Joseph Barlow: 1.59 ERA, 11.12 K/9, 0.79 WHIP
  • Matthew Bush: 3.65 ERA, 10.94 K/9, 1.05 WHIP
  • Jonathan Gray: 5.51 ERA, 8.26 K/9, 1.22 WHIP
  • Jose Adolis García: .202 Batting Avg, .262 OBP, .377 SLG, .639 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Jonah Heim: .327 Batting Avg, .431 OBP, .571 SLG, 1.002 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Corey Seager: .237 Batting Avg, .302 OBP, .430 SLG, .732 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Andy Ibáñez: .211 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .276 SLG, .544 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Nicholas Solak: .228 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .351 SLG, .674 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Kole Calhoun: .177 Batting Avg, .217 OBP, .228 SLG, .445 OPS, 2 Runs
  • Bradley Miller: .236 Batting Avg, .263 OBP, .458 SLG, .721 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Marcus Semien: .165 Batting Avg, .228 OBP, .217 SLG, .445 OPS, 11 Runs
  • David Lowe: .243 Batting Avg, .294 OBP, .306 SLG, .600 OPS, 8 Runs

The Rangers and Red Sox haven’t met since last season on August 23, 2021, where the Boston Red Sox won by a score of 8-4.

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