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    The Cleveland Guardians (13-13) visit the Boston Red Sox (13-14) on Saturday at 4:10 PM ET. The Guardians are moneyline underdogs (+114) against the favored Red Sox (-133). Brayan Bello starts for Boston while Cleveland will counter with Zach Plesac.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Red Sox vs. Guardians

    • Game Day: Saturday, April 29, 2023
    • Game Time: 4:10 PM ET
    • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    • Stadium: Fenway Park
    Red Sox vs Guardians Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Red Sox -133 9

    How Do I Watch the Red Sox vs. the Guardians?

    • TV Channel: NESN

    Red Sox Stats & Trends

    Red Sox Batting

    • The Red Sox average 1.3 home runs per game to rank seventh in MLB action with 34 total home runs.
    • Boston has the 12th-ranked batting average in MLB (.251).
    • The Red Sox rank 12th in MLB with a .328 on-base percentage.
    • Boston strikes out 7.9 times per game to rank 10th in MLB.
    • The Red Sox have hit 15 home runs at home this season (1.1 per game).
    • Boston has a .432 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.5 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club is batting .263 with 127 hits (9.1 per game) at home this season.

    Red Sox Key Batters

    • Rafael Devers leads Boston with 24 hits, batting .231 this season with 16 extra-base hits. He has an on-base percentage of .293 and a slugging percentage of .558.
    • Among all qualifying batters in MLB, he ranks 130th in batting average, 144th in on-base percentage, and 15th in slugging.
    • Alex Verdugo has hit three homers this season while driving in 13 runs. He’s batting .299 this season and slugging .449 with an on-base percentage of .364.
    • He is 28th in batting average, 55th in on-base percentage and 68th in slugging among qualified hitters.
    • Masataka Yoshida has collected 22 base hits, an OBP of .366 and a slugging percentage of .463 this season.
    • Yoshida takes an eight-game hitting streak into this game. In his last 10 games he is hitting .341 with two doubles, three home runs, three walks and 10 RBI.
    • Justin Turner leads Boston in OBP (.376) this season, fueled by 27 hits.
    • Turner enters this game on a two-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is batting .278 with a home run, three walks and three RBI.

    Guardians Stats & Trends

    Guardians Batting

    • The Guardians’ 15 home runs rank 29th in MLB this season.
    • Cleveland’s .231 batting average ranks 22nd in the majors this season.
    • The Guardians have an OBP of .313 this season, which ranks 20th in MLB.
    • Cleveland ranks second in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 7.4 Ks per contest.
    • They have averaged 0.8 home runs per game in their 14 road contests this season.
    • In 14 road games this season, it is slugging .371 with 38 hits going for extra bases.
    • In away games this season, they’re batting .240 with 8.3 base hits per contest.

    Guardians Key Batters

    • Jose Ramirez has accumulated a team-high OBP (.388) and slugging percentage (.475), while pacing the Guardians in hits (27, while batting .273).
    • Including all the qualified hitters in the majors, he ranks 57th in batting average, 23rd in on-base percentage and 51st in slugging percentage.
    • Ramirez heads into this matchup on a three-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .353 with three doubles, a home run, four walks and four RBI.
    • Steven Kwan’s .314 slugging percentage paces his team. He has a batting average of .265 with an on-base percentage of .369.
    • He is 70th in batting average, 48th in on-base percentage and 164th in slugging percentage in the majors.
    • Andres Gimenez has seven doubles, a home run and eight walks while hitting .253.
    • Josh Bell is hitting .215 with nine doubles, two home runs and 16 walks.

    Red Sox vs. Guardians Probable Pitchers

    Brayan Bello (BOS) Pitcher Zach Plesac (CLE)
    0 – 1 W/L 1 – 1
    7.1 IP 18
    9.82 ERA 6.50
    2.182 WHIP 1.833
    9.8 K/9 6.5
    3.7 BB/9 2.0

    Red Sox vs. Guardians Injury Updates

    • Red Sox: Adam Duvall: 10 Day IL (Wrist), Yu Chang: 10 Day IL (Hand), Garrett Whitlock: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Chris Martin: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), James Paxton: 15 Day IL (Hamstring), Joely Rodriguez: 15 Day IL (Oblique), Zack Kelly: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Wyatt Mills: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Trevor Story: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Adalberto Mondesi: 60 Day IL (Knee), Christian Arroyo: day-to-day (Hamstring)
    • Guardians: Aaron Civale: 15 Day IL (Oblique), Sam Hentges: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Triston McKenzie: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Cody Morris: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Red Sox and Guardians (Last 10 Games)

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