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Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

May 28, 2024


Game 2 of the Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles series will take place on Tuesday evening when the Boston Red Sox travel to Baltimore, Maryland, to face the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. It will air on MASN and NESN.

Boston Red Sox Team Preview

Boston has lost three of their last four games and was absolutely destroyed in Game 1 of the series against the Baltimore Orioles, losing by a score of 3-11. The Red Sox were down 0-11 before they scored their three runs of the game at the top of the eighth inning, which came off a triple hit by Romy Gonzalez, who scored Connor Wong, David Hamilton, and Garrett Cooper. 

The Boston Red Sox have not won a game this season against the Baltimore Orioles, losing all four meetings and losing by an average margin of 5.25 runs per game in those contests. The loss in Game 1 also dropped the record for Boston to.500 at 27-27, which puts them in 3rd place in the AL East and 9.5 games behind the Yankees for 1st place in the division. 

The Boston Red Sox will look to get their first win of the season against Baltimore and end their four-game losing streak in the series when they travel to face the Baltimore Orioles for Game 2 of the series.

Baltimore Orioles Team Preview

The Baltimore Orioles have been one of the hottest teams in baseball as they enter Game 2 of the series against the Boston Red Sox on a five-game winning streak and have been nearly unstoppable in division games this season as they are 8-2 in games against their AL East division foes. 

The Orioles are in 2nd place in the AL East despite being 8-2 in the division, as they are 34-18 on the year, trail the New York Yankees by 1.5 games for 1st place in the division, and have the 3rd best record in the American League. The Orioles have won all four meetings this season against the Red Sox, as well as six of the previous ten, while winning by an average margin of 1.5 runs per game over the last ten games in the series.

The Baltimore Orioles will look to extend their winning streak to six games and five games in the series when they host the Boston Red Sox for Game 2 of the series on Tuesday evening.

Odds and Series Trends

The Baltimore Orioles are listed as -168 moneyline favorites at home against the Boston Red Sox for Game 2 of the series on Tuesday evening, according to JustBet. This season, Baltimore has won all four meetings and six of the previous ten contests against Boston, winning by an average margin of 5.25 runs per game and 1.5 runs per game in the previous ten games in the series.

Game Pick

Baltimore has the 3rd-best record in the American League and is on a five-game winning streak, while Boston has lost three of their last four games. The Orioles have won eight of ten games against their AL East division foes, with four of the eight games coming against the Red Sox, and have won by an average margin of 5.25 runs per game in those meetings. As a result, I am taking the moneyline for the Baltimore Orioles when they host the Boston Red Sox for Game 2 of the series on Tuesday evening.

Spooky Express Pick: Baltimore Orioles Moneyline (-168)