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    The Boston Red Sox (24-20) will look to Justin Turner, who is currently on a two-game home run streak, when they take on the San Diego Padres (20-24). The Padres are favored (-170) in this matchup against the Red Sox (+145), which starts at 9:40 PM ET on Friday at PETCO Park. San Diego’s Blake Snell and Boston’s James Paxton pitch first for their squads in this matchup.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Padres vs. Red Sox

    • Game Day: Friday, May 19, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:40 PM ET
    • Location: San Diego, California
    • Stadium: PETCO Park
    Padres vs Red Sox Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Padres -170 9

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

    • TV Channel: BSSD

    Padres Stats & Trends

    Padres Batting

    • The Padres rank 18th in MLB play with 46 total home runs.
    • San Diego ranks last in the majors with a .226 batting average.
    • The Padres are 18th in baseball with a .316 on-base percentage.
    • San Diego strikes out 8.9 times per game to rank 22nd in baseball.
    • The Padres have hit 27 homers at home this season (1.1 per game).
    • San Diego has a .411 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.0 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The team averages 8.1 hits per game and is batting .247 at home this season.

    Padres Key Batters

    • Juan Soto leads San Diego with 39 hits and an OBP of .402 this season. He has a .252 batting average and a slugging percentage of .471.
    • Among all qualified hitters, he is 95th in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks seventh, and he is 55th in slugging.
    • Xander Bogaerts has hit six homers this season while driving in 16 runs. He’s batting .275 this season and slugging .431 with an on-base percentage of .374.
    • Among all qualifying players, he is 58th in batting average, 28th in on-base percentage and 78th in slugging percentage.
    • Bogaerts has picked up a hit in six straight games. In his last 10 outings he is batting .250 with three doubles, six walks and two RBI.
    • Jake Cronenworth is batting .220 with a .393 slugging percentage and 16 RBI this year.
    • Cronenworth enters this game with two games in a row with at least one hit. In his last five games he is hitting .158 with a triple, a home run, three walks and two RBI.
    • Manny Machado has five home runs, 19 RBI and a batting average of .231 this season.

    Red Sox Stats & Trends

    Red Sox Batting

    • The Red Sox rank 10th in Major League Baseball with 55 home runs.
    • Boston ranks second in MLB with a .272 team batting average.
    • The Red Sox have an on-base percentage of .342 this season, which ranks second in the league.
    • Boston has shown good bat-to-ball skills at the plate this season with the fifth-best strikeout rate (7.8 per game) among MLB offenses.
    • They have averaged 1.2 home runs per game in their 18 road contests this season.
    • In 18 road games this season, it is slugging .401 with 55 hits going for extra bases.
    • In away games this season, they’re batting .235 with 7.8 base hits per contest.

    Red Sox Key Batters

    • Alex Verdugo has a team-high .497 slugging percentage. He’s batting .305 with an on-base percentage of .380.
    • Including all qualifying players in the big leagues, he is 16th in batting average, 22nd in on-base percentage and 40th in slugging percentage.
    • Verdugo heads into this matchup on a four-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is batting .313 with three doubles and two walks.
    • Masataka Yoshida leads his team with a .381 on-base percentage. He has a batting average of .300 while slugging .500.
    • Including all qualified players, his batting average puts him 22nd, his on-base percentage is 21st, and he is 37th in slugging.
    • Rafael Devers is leading the Red Sox with 44 hits.
    • Turner is hitting .280 with nine doubles, five home runs and 20 walks.

    Padres vs. Red Sox Probable Pitchers

    Blake Snell (SD) Pitcher James Paxton (BOS)
    1 – 5 W/L 0 – 0
    41 IP 5
    4.83 ERA 3.60
    1.537 WHIP 1.000
    9.4 K/9 16.2
    5.5 BB/9 1.8

    Padres vs. Red Sox Injury Updates

    • Padres: Luis Campusano: 10 Day IL (Thumb sprain), David Dahl: 10 Day IL (Quadricep), Jose Azocar: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Nabil Crismatt: 15 Day IL (Hip strain), José Castillo: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Drew Pomeranz: 60 Day IL (Elbow/flexor), Robert Suarez: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Adrian Morejon: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Eguy Rosario: 60 Day IL (Ankle), Seth Lugo: day-to-day (Calf), Manny Machado: day-to-day (Hand)
    • Red Sox: Christian Arroyo: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Yu Chang: 10 Day IL (Hand), Kutter Crawford: 15 Day IL (Knee), John Schreiber: 15 Day IL (Side), Garrett Whitlock: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Zack Kelly: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Adam Duvall: 60 Day IL (Wrist), Wyatt Mills: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Trevor Story: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Adalberto Mondesi: 60 Day IL (Knee), Alex Verdugo: day-to-day (Groin)

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