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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Boston Red Sox at Cleveland Indians
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Andy Fletcher | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Boston Red Sox | Cleveland Indians
Summary
7:10 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Boston 73-53 5.56 40-22 33-31 55-65-6 67-59 9.24
Cleveland 69-56 -19.02 32-29 37-27 46-69-10 55-70 -11.38
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
BetNow.eu 154 -164 7 -125
Westgate 150 -160 7 -120
Wynn 149 -164 7 -125
Boyd 155 -170 7 -125
Covers.com 145 -182 7 -120
MyBookie 150 -170 7 -125
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Chris Sale (L)
Trevor Bauer (R)
14-5
12-8
18-7
13-11
175.1
134.0
124
142
0.89
1.42
2.62
4.50
5.2
4.8
2.8
4.2
9-16
8-13
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Chris Sale (L)
Trevor Bauer (R)
1-1
2-0
2-1
2-1
22.0
20.0
13
21
0.77
1.25
2.05
1.80
2.7
4.7
2.0
2.0
0-3
0-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
BOS 308.0 1.09 2.83 308.0 1.09 2.83
Last 3 18.1 1.09 2.45 18.1 1.09 2.45
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
CLE 384.1 1.14 2.86 384.1 1.14 2.86
Last 3 26.2 1.54 4.05 26.2 1.54 4.05
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Andy Fletcher 9-10 9-8 9.79 62.7 1.9 296.0
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
BOS
CLE
73-53
69-56
55-65
46-69
.260
.253
3.64
3.67
  vs R vs L Start Pen
BOS
CLE
.260
.252
.263
.253
3.94
4.01
3.06
3.03
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
BOS
CLE
33-31
32-29
33-28
25-33
.249
.256
3.85
3.59
  vs R vs L Start Pen
BOS
CLE
.247
.261
.259
.246
3.84
3.99
3.86
2.79
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
BOS
CLE
7-3
6-4
3-5
4-4
.256
.231
3.30
3.78
  vs R vs L Start Pen
BOS
CLE
.281
.244
.187
.204
3.30
3.92
3.62
3.52
Series Game Records
BOS O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
22-19
24-16
20-13
6-5
9-15
13-9
11-8
3-4
12-4
11-7
9-5
3-1
CLE O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
23-19
21-19
20-17
4-1
12-12
13-8
11-10
3-0
11-7
8-11
9-7
1-1
Stadium
Progressive Field
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 14-13 11-19 0-1
Injuries
Boston Red Sox
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jackie Bradley Jr. CF Out indefinitely - Thumb - 8/23/17 Bradley has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained left thumb and will be out for an unspecified length of time.
Dustin Pedroia 2B Mid Sept - Knee - 8/21/17 Pedroia has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with inflammation in his left knee and is likely to remain out of action until sometime in September.
Josh Rutledge 2B Out indefinitely - Concussion - 7/31/17 Rutledge has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with a concussion and there is no timetable for a return.
Marco Hernandez SS out for season - Shoulder - 5/28/17 Hernandez has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list due to season-ending surgery to repair a left shoulder subluxation.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Matt Barnes RP Out indefinitely - Back - 8/22/17 Barnes has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a lower back strain and there is no clear timetable for his return.
David Price SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 8/21/17 Price has landed on the 10-day disabled list with left elbow inflammation and it is undetermined as to how long he will be sidelined for.
Ben Taylor RP Early Sept - Back - 8/21/17 Taylor is on the 10-day disabled list and will likely be sidelined until the beginning of September due to a left intercostal strain.
Robbie Ross Jr. RP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 8/23/17 Ross Jr. has been moved to the 60-day disabled list due to inflammation in his left elbow and is without a timetable for return.
Steven Wright SP out for season - Knee - 5/18/17 Wright has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list due to season-ending cartilage restoration surgery in his left knee.
Tyler Thornburg RP out for season - Shoulder - 6/19/17 Thornburg is on the 60-day disabled list after having season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome.
Carson Smith RP Early Sept - Elbow - 8/21/17 Smith has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list while recovering from Tommy John surgery and is expected to be sidelined until the start of September.
Cleveland Indians
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Carlos Santana 1B Ques Thurs - Back - 8/23/17 Santana has been held out of the past three games with lower-back tightness and it is undetermined as to if he will return against the Red Sox on Thursday.
Jason Kipnis 2B Mid Sept - Hamstring - 8/23/17 Kipnis is on the 10-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain and is likely to stay on the DL until the middle of September.
Abraham Almonte CF Early Sept - Hamstring - 8/21/17 Almonte has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain and it is unknown as to if he will return September 1 against the Tigers.
Michael Brantley LF Early Sept - Ankle - 8/21/17 Brantley has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained right ankle and is likely to remain sidelined until the beginning of September.
Lonnie Chisenhall RF Ques Mon - Calf - 8/23/17 Chisenhall is on the 10-day disabled list with a right calf strain but is lining up to be activated prior to Monday's game against the Yankees.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Danny Salazar SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 8/22/17 Salazar has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with elbow inflammation and it is undetermined how much time he is expected to miss.
Andrew Miller RP Out indefinitely - Knee - 8/22/17 Miller has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with patella tendinitis in his right knee and it is unclear how much time he is expected to miss.
Josh Tomlin SP Early Sept - Hamstring - 8/22/17 Tomlin has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain. He is lining up to return by the beginning of September, barring any setbacks.
Boone Logan RP out for season - Back - 8/5/17 Logan has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with strained left lat muscle and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Cody Anderson SP out for season - Elbow - 4/2/17 Anderson has a UCL sprain in his right elbow which will require Tommy John surgery. He will miss the entire 2017 season.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
8/23/17 CLE 1 - BOS 6 C. Kluber D. Pomeranz -149/7.5 U
8/22/17 CLE 1 - BOS 9 C. Carrasco D. Fister -178/8.5 O
8/21/17 CLE 5 - BOS 4 M. Clevinger E. Rodriguez -109/9 P
8/14/17 BOS 3 - CLE 7 D. Fister T. Bauer -104/10 P
8/1/17 BOS 12 - CLE 10 C. Sale C. Carrasco -160/7 O
7/31/17 BOS 6 - CLE 2 D. Fister M. Clevinger 115/10 U
2016 Season
10/10/16 BOS 3 - CLE 4 C. Buchholz J. Tomlin -146/9.5 U
10/7/16 CLE 6 - BOS 0 C. Kluber D. Price -117/8 U
10/6/16 CLE 5 - BOS 4 T. Bauer R. Porcello 123/8.5 O
8/15/16 CLE 2 - BOS 3 J. Tomlin D. Pomeranz 103/9 U
5/22/16 BOS 5 - CLE 2 R. Porcello D. Salazar -118/8.5 U
5/21/16 BOS 9 - CLE 1 J. Kelly T. Bauer -149/10 P
5/20/16 BOS 2 - CLE 4 C. Buchholz C. Kluber 104/8.5 U
4/6/16 CLE 7 - BOS 6 C. Carrasco C. Buchholz -138/7.5 O
4/5/16 CLE 2 - BOS 6 C. Kluber D. Price -119/6 O
2015 Season
10/4/15 CLE 3 - BOS 1 D. Salazar R. Porcello -118/7.5 U
10/3/15 CLE 2 - BOS 0 C. Kluber C. Breslow -194/7.5 U
10/2/15 CLE 8 - BOS 2 J. Tomlin H. Owens -124/7.5 O
8/19/15 BOS 6 - CLE 4 J. Kelly C. Kluber 123/8.5 O
8/18/15 BOS 9 - CLE 1 E. Rodriguez T. Bauer -133/9 O
Boston: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/23/17 @ CLE 6-1 137/7.5 W/U .718 .229 D. Pomeranz 5.1 C. Kluber 7.2
8/22/17 @ CLE 9-1 164/8.5 W/O .894 .308 D. Fister 9.0 C. Carrasco 6.2
8/21/17 @ CLE 4-5 101/9 L/P .671 .161 E. Rodriguez 5.2 M. Clevinger 4.1
8/20/17 NYY 5-1 -105/9.5 W/U .911 .343 R. Porcello 6.0 S. Gray 5.0
8/19/17 NYY 3-4 -260/8.5 L/U .546 .176 C. Sale 7.0 C. Sabathia 6.0
8/18/17 NYY 9-6 -118/9 W/O .942 .303 D. Pomeranz 3.1 J. Montgomery 5.0
8/16/17 STL 5-4 -161/9.5 W/U .846 .281 E. Rodriguez 5.1 L. Lynn 6.0
8/15/17 STL 10-4 -146/9.5 W/O .912 .395 R. Porcello 7.0 M. Leake 4.1
8/14/17 CLE 3-7 -104/10 L/P .791 .222 D. Fister 4.1 T. Bauer 6.2
8/13/17 @ NYY 3-2 x -152/7.5 W/U .474 .118 C. Sale 7.0 J. Montgomery 5.1
Cleveland: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/23/17 BOS 1-6 -149/7.5 L/U .450 .100 C. Kluber 7.2 D. Pomeranz 5.1
8/22/17 BOS 1-9 -178/8.5 L/O .292 .038 C. Carrasco 6.2 D. Fister 9.0
8/21/17 BOS 5-4 -109/9 W/P .641 .219 M. Clevinger 4.1 E. Rodriguez 5.2
8/20/17 @ KC 4-7 -163/9 L/O .663 .222 D. Salazar 4.2 J. Hammel 6.0
8/19/17 @ KC 5-0 -146/9.5 W/U .669 .250 T. Bauer 6.1 J. Vargas 4.2
8/18/17 @ KC 10-1 -195/8 W/O 1.011 .325 C. Kluber 5.1 I. Kennedy 2.2
8/17/17 @ MIN 2-4 -111/9.5 L/U .463 .103 R. Merritt 3.2 A. Slegers 6.1
8/17/17 @ MIN 9-3 -115/9 W/O .995 .359 C. Carrasco 5.0 K. Gibson 4.0
8/15/17 @ MIN 8-1 -160/9.5 W/U 1.152 .297 D. Salazar 7.0 B. Colon 5.0
8/14/17 @ BOS 7-3 -104/10 W/P .859 .270 T. Bauer 6.2 D. Fister 4.1
Abbreviations Legend