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Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays will meet on the field at Tropicana Field on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.

Right hander Nathan Eovaldi will take the mound for the Red Sox to start this game. Eovaldi is 2-2 this season with a 4.98 ERA.

Starting this game for the Rays will be Tyler Glasnow. The right hander has a 4.35 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.

Last time out for Tampa Bay, they were a 11-1 winner as they battled the Red Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rays at -260 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

The Red Sox were a 11-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -260 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors.

Boston:
Team record: 16-30 SU
Boston is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston's last 13 games on the road
Boston is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 29-16 SU
Tampa Bay is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Tampa Bay is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games
Tampa Bay is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Boston at Tampa Bay Sunday, September 13