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Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers Prediction 6-2-24 Picks

Detroit Tigers (28-30) vs. Boston Red Sox (30-29)
June 2, 2024 1:35 pm EDT
The Line: Boston Red Sox -128 / Detroit Tigers +109; Over/Under: +9
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In this article, we will formulate a Boston Red Sox vs Detroit TIgers prediction for this MLB game on Sunday, June 2nd at Fenway Park. 

Tigers Have to Be Disappointed 

On paper the Tigers had a great chance to secure the win on Saturday but the offense only scored three runs and they ended up losing by three runs. Gio Ursehla hit a home run and drove in two RBIs. The Tigers are averaging 4.26 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.25 runs per game. The offense is ranked 17th in the league while the pitching is ranked 12th. They have a run differential of 0.02 Riley Greene has hit 10 home runs and driven in 23 RBIs so far this season. Getting the start for the Tigers will be Casey Mize who sits with a 1-3 record and an ERA of 4.71. In his last start against the Toronto Blue Jays, he went 4.1 innings giving up eight hits and three runs. 

Red Sox Look for Sweep

The Red Sox have won the first two games of this series and they will sweep the series with a victory here. On Saturday, the Red Sox scored six runs on the way to the victory. Cooper Criswell went five innings giving up four hits and one run.  The Red Sox are averaging 4.28 runs, while their pitching is giving up 3.93 runs per game. The offense is ranked 14th in the league while the pitching is ranked 9th. They have a run differential of 0.39 which is 9th. Rafael Devers has hit 1 home runs and driven in 26 RBIs. Getting the start for the Red Sox will be Brayen Bello who sits with a 6-2 record and an ERA of 4.18. In his last start against the Baltimore Orioles, he went five innings giving up five hits and three runs. 

Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers Prediction

The Tigers’ offense really struggled on Saturday, and it’s going to be much of the same in this game. The Red Sox are averaging 4.28 runs per game, and they are going to have no issue getting to Casey Mize, who has had his issues this season. The Tigers are going to have no answer here, and that is going to be the difference here. Back the Red Sox on the money line to cash here. 

Shane Mickle's Free Pick: Red Sox ML

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Shane Mickle

Sports is about all Shane knows in this life! He has a passion for sports and writing, which makes working for Sportschatplace a perfect job for him! If you find him cheering for a team it's usually a Minnesota team, or the Kansas Jayhawks!

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