Boston Red Sox at Cleveland Guardians Matchup 6/8/23

On Thursday, Ramirez and the Cleveland Guardians (28-33) host Yoshida and the Boston Red Sox (31-31), with first pitch at 7:10 PM ET.

Matchup

Game Spread Team Totals Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Game Hitters Rating Pitchers Rating Open Current Open Current Open Current Open Current Line Moves
Boston Red Sox Boston Red Sox Red Sox Conf Confirmed 0 0 +1.5 (-164) +1.5 (-160) 4.5 3.5 9 runs 8.5 runs +120 +130 line-movement
Cleveland Guardians Cleveland Guardians Guardians Conf Confirmed 0 0 -1.5 (+136) -1.5 (+132) 3.5 4.5 -142 -154

Odds Comparison

Vegas vs. Lineups.com Odds
Vegas Difference Vegas Difference
Moneyline +130 130 -154 154
Totals 3.5 3.5 4.5 4.5
Win Probability 43% 43% 60% 60%
Over/Under
Vegas Difference
Over/Under 8.5 8.5
Against the Spread(ATS) History
ATS Home Away
30-28 16-17 14-11
33-21 15-14 18-7
Over/Under History
Over/Under Home Away
35-25-2 21-11-1 14-14-1
21-36-2 7-20-1 14-16-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
7 or less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-4-1 0-1-0 0-3-1
8 or 8.5 14-12-1 4-6-0 10-6-1 17-29-1 7-18-1 10-11-0
9 or 9.5 18-10-1 14-3-1 4-7-0 4-3-0 0-1-0 4-2-0
10 or 10.5 2-3-0 2-2-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
11 and over 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 14-15 48.3% 48.3 4.3
Underdog 19-20 48.7% 56.4 4.7
After Losses 12-16 42.9% 35.7 4.9
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 13-16 44.8% 51.7 2.9
Favorite 15-19 44.1% 35.3 3.6
After Win 11-16 40.7% 48.1 3.9

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.6 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4
4.3 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.3
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.4 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.2
5.2 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
5.0 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.5
5.6 0.8 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th
4.3 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.2
4.5 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4

Boston Red Sox Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
6/7/23 BOS 2 @ CLE 5 +114 -134 8 runs 3.5 runs (R) .425 .152 4.4 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .718 .303
6/4/23 BOS 2 vs TB 6 +106 -124 9 runs 4.2 runs Tanner Houck (R) .639 .194 4.8 runs Taj Bradley (R) .581 .212
6/3/23 BOS 2 vs TB 4 +130 -154 8.5 runs 3.5 runs (R) .573 .152 4.9 runs Tyler Glasnow (R) .735 .270
6/3/23 BOS 8 vs TB 5 -120 +102 9 runs 4.7 runs Garrett Whitlock (R) .896 .343 4.2 runs Trevor Kelley (R) .678 .270
6/1/23 BOS 8 vs CIN 2 -168 +142 9.5 runs 5.7 runs Chris Sale (L) .851 .250 3.7 runs Hunter Greene (R) .661 .219
5/31/23 BOS 4 vs CIN 5 -166 +140 10.5 runs 6.3 runs James Paxton (L) .853 .278 4.1 runs Luke Weaver (R) .679 .229

Cleveland Guardians Last 6 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Team ML Opp ML Over/Under Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg Total Starting Pitcher OPS Avg
6/7/23 CLE 5 vs BOS 2 -134 +114 8 runs 4.4 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .718 .303 3.5 runs (R) .425 .152
6/4/23 CLE 2 @ MIN 1 +122 -144 7.5 runs 3.2 runs Triston McKenzie (R) .381 .107 4.3 runs Joe Ryan (R) .487 .156
6/3/23 CLE 4 @ MIN 2 +114 -134 7.5 runs 3.3 runs Logan Allen (L) .881 .316 4.1 runs Sonny Gray (R) .700 .250
6/3/23 CLE 0 @ MIN 1 +114 -134 8 runs 3.5 runs Aaron Civale (R) .543 .235 4.4 runs Bailey Ober (R) .591 .207
6/1/23 CLE 6 @ MIN 7 +124 -146 8 runs 3.4 runs Tanner Bibee (R) .533 .243 4.5 runs Pablo López (R) .918 .294
5/31/23 CLE 12 @ BAL 8 -118 +100 8 runs 4.2 runs Shane Bieber (R) 1.179 .395 3.8 runs (L) .859 .308

Red Sox vs. Guardians Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, June 8, 2023
  • Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • TV: BSGL
  • Guardians Starter: Aaron Civale
  • Red Sox Starter: Matt Dermody
  • Moneyline Favorite: Guardians -150
  • Moneyline Underdog: Red Sox +130
  • Over/Under: 8.5 runs

Red Sox vs. Guardians Matchup Statistics

  • The Guardians are the second-lowest scoring team in MLB play averaging 3.6 runs per game (221 total).
  • Cleveland is 12-5 in games this season when it scored five or more runs.
  • The Red Sox have scored the fourth-most runs in the league this season with 313.
  • Boston has a 27-8 record this season when scoring five or more runs in a game.
  • The Guardians' 3.79 team ERA ranks eighth across all league pitching staffs.
  • Cleveland's pitching staff is 27th in the majors with a collective 7.8 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • The Red Sox have pitched to a 4.62 ERA this season, which ranks 24th in baseball.
  • Boston averages the 13th-most strikeouts per nine innings (8.8) in the majors this season.

Red Sox vs. Guardians Previous Meetings

Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
6/7/2023 Guardians -1.5 8 -135 +115 5-2 CLE
6/6/2023 Guardians -1.5 7.5 -110 -110 5-4 BOS
4/30/2023 Red Sox -1.5 9 -125 +105 7-1 BOS
4/29/2023 Red Sox -1.5 9 -120 +100 8-7 BOS
4/28/2023 Guardians -1.5 9 -130 +110 5-2 CLE
8/29/2021 - - 10 -160 +140 7-5 CLE
7/28/2022 Guardians -1.5 9 -130 +110 4-2 BOS
7/27/2022 Red Sox -1.5 8.5 -135 +115 7-6 CLE
6/26/2022 Guardians -1.5 9.5 -110 -110 8-3 BOS
6/25/2022 Guardians -1.5 8.5 -165 +140 4-2 BOS

Guardians Leaders

  • Jose Ramirez is hitting .260 with 17 doubles, two triples, six home runs and 25 walks.
  • Ramirez is 72nd in batting average, 90th in on-base percentage and 79th in slugging among all qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Ramirez heads into this matchup on a two-game hit streak. During his last five outings he is hitting .095 with a double, a walk and an RBI.
  • Steven Kwan has a .333 on-base percentage while slugging .346. Both lead his team.
  • Kwan is 82nd in batting average, 78th in on-base percentage and 148th in slugging among all qualifying hitters.
  • Josh Naylor has collected 50 hits, a team-high for the Guardians.
  • Naylor heads into this one with a seven-game hit streak. During his last 10 outings he is batting .471 with six doubles, a home run, four walks and 11 RBI.
  • Andres Gimenez is batting .236 with 10 doubles, two triples, three home runs and 10 walks.

Red Sox Leaders

  • Masataka Yoshida has accumulated an on-base percentage of .391, a slugging percentage of .498, and 67 hits, all club-bests for the Red Sox.
  • Among qualified hitters in MLB play, Yoshida's .318 batting average ranks fifth, his .391 on-base percentage is No. 12 overall, and he is 23rd in the league with a .498 slugging percentage.
  • Alex Verdugo has 19 doubles, two triples, five home runs and 25 walks while batting .286.
  • With a .286 batting average, Verdugo ranks 27th in MLB. He also ranks 23rd in the league in on base percentage (.364), and 68th in slugging (.450).
  • Rafael Devers has 15 doubles, 13 home runs and 16 walks while hitting .246.
  • Justin Turner is batting .260 with 12 doubles, seven home runs and 25 walks.

Red Sox vs. Guardians Injury Report

  • Guardians: Cal Quantrill: 15-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Peyton Battenfield: 60-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Cody Morris: 60-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Amed Rosario: Day-to-day (Knee), Caleb Baragar: Minors (Elbow)
  • Red Sox: Yu Chang: 10-Day Injured List (Wrist), Chris Sale: 15-Day Injured List (Shoulder), Richard Bleier: 15-Day Injured List (Shoulder), John Schreiber: 15-Day Injured List (Back), Joely Rodriguez: 15-Day Injured List (Shouder), Zack Kelly: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Adam Duvall: 60-Day Injured List (Wrist), Trevor Story: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow), Adalberto Mondesi: 60-Day Injured List (Hamstring), Wyatt Mills: 60-Day Injured List (Elbow)