Red Sox vs. Orioles - 9/25/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baltimore Orioles (75-76) at Boston Red Sox (72-79)
MLB Baseball: Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7:10 pm (Fenway Park)
W Chen (10-7) (3.36) vs. R Hill (1-0) (1.93)
The Line: Boston Red Sox -115 / Baltimore Orioles +105 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
The Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox begin a three-game series Friday night.
The Baltimore Orioles look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The Orioles have scored 13 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last seven games. The Orioles have won six of their last eight when scoring more than three runs. Manny Machado leads Baltimore with 172 hits and 78 RBI while Adam Jones and Chris Davis have combined for 192 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have won seven of their last 10 road games. Wei-Yin Chen gets the ball, and he’s 10-7 with a 3.36 ERA and 143 strikeouts this season. Chen is 6-4 with a 3.78 ERA and 64 strikeouts in his career against the Red Sox.
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The Boston Red Sox look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Red Sox have scored six runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last 10 games. The Red Sox have won four straight when scoring more than three runs. Xander Bogaerts leads Boston with 185 hits and 79 RBI while Mookie Betts and David Ortiz have combined for 172 RBI. The Boston Red Sox have won eight of their last 10 home games. Rich Hill takes the hill, and he’s 1-0 with a 1.93 ERA and 20 strikeouts this season. Hill is 0-0 with a 1.50 ERA and six strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
The Orioles are 4-0 in their last 4 during game 1 of a series and 5-2 in their last 7 games vs. a left-handed starter. The Red Sox are 4-1 in their last 5 home games vs. a right-handed starter and 7-3 in their last 10 during game 1 of a series. The Orioles are 9-3 in the last 12 meetings in Boston and 9-2 in the last 11 meetings overall.
Although Boston has been hot on its home field, the Orioles have a huge pitching advantage in this matchup. I'll take Baltimore and the slight plus money with Chen on the mound.