Washington Nationals vs. Boston Red Sox - 7/4/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Boston Red Sox (58-29) at Washington Nationals (42-42)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 11:05 am (Nationals Park)
Eduardo Rodriguez (9-3) (4.11) vs. Erick Fedde (1-3) (6.00)
The Line: Washington Nationals +110 / Boston Red Sox -120 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: MASN, NESN
The Washington Nationals host the Boston Red Sox in 4th of July MLB action on Wednesday.
The Boston Red Sox could do no wrong Tuesday in a one sided 11-4 win at Washington. Boston starter Brian Johnson allowed two runs on eight hits and two BB in 4.2 frames before three relievers finished the job with minor damage done.
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The Red Sox pounded out 12 hits and walked five times with JD Martinez, Xander Bogaerts and Eduardo Nunez each going deep and knocking in three while scoring two times.
Eduardo Rodriguez toes the rubber in the final game of their series at Washington. Rodriguez has struggled in back to back losses with nine runs plated on 14 hits and four BB in ten innings.
The Washington Nationals had nothing go favorably Tuesday with neither the arms and bats able to come through. Washington starter Tanner Roark getting hit hard with nine runs plated on ten hits and two BB over 7.1 innings of work.
The Nationals totaled 12 hits and walked twice with Brian Goodwin and Pedro Severino each smacking solo homers while Mark Reynolds singled in a run and scored.
Washington gives Wednesday’s start against the visiting Red Sox to Erick Fedde. Fedde defeated Philadelphia 17-7 last time out with five runs given up on eight hits and three BB over five frames.
Boston are 40-12 in their last 52 interleague games and are 6-2 in their last 8 games on grass and are 22-8 in their last 30 Wednesday games. Washington are 2-8 in their last 10 interleague games and under is 23-6 in Washington last 29 interleague games and under is 35-17 in Washington last 52 on grass. Over is 12-4 in the last 16 meetings.
The way both pitchers have been going says there will be runners on base and hopefully the majority score…