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    Justin Turner brings a 15-game hitting streak into the Boston Red Sox’s (51-46) matchup with the New York Mets (45-51). The Red Sox are favored (-114) for this contest against the Mets (-105), which starts at 2:10 PM ET on Saturday at Fenway Park. Kutter Crawford starts for Boston, and Kodai Senga is New York’s pick to start.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Red Sox vs. Mets

    • Game Day: Saturday, July 22, 2023
    • Game Time: 2:10 PM ET
    • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    • Stadium: Fenway Park
    Red Sox vs Mets Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Red Sox -114 9.5

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

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Red Sox Stats & Trends

    Red Sox Batting

    • The Red Sox rank 21st in MLB action with 105 home runs. They average 1.1 per game.
    • Boston has the fourth-best batting average in the majors (.263).
    • The Red Sox’s .331 on-base percentage ranks seventh-best in MLB.
    • Boston strikes out 8.2 times per game, the ninth-fewest average in baseball.
    • The Red Sox average 1.0 home run per home game this season (48 total at home).
    • Boston has a .464 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.8 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club is batting .289 with 480 hits (10.0 per game) at home this season.

    Red Sox Key Batters

    • Turner is hitting .289 with 22 doubles, 15 home runs and 35 walks. He has an on-base percentage of .358 and a slugging percentage of .478.
    • Among all qualifying hitters in MLB, he is 15th in batting average, 31st in on-base percentage, and 36th in slugging.
    • Turner will look for his 16th straight game with a hit in this matchup. In his last 10 games he is batting .351 with four doubles, two home runs, three walks and 12 RBI.
    • Rafael Devers leads Boston with 90 hits. He is batting .256 this season and has 45 extra-base hits. He’s also slugging .514 with an on-base percentage of .324.
    • Among all qualifying players, he is 79th in batting average, 85th in on-base percentage and 12th in slugging percentage.
    • Masataka Yoshida is slashing .317/.378/.503 this season and leads the Red Sox with an OPS of .882.
    • Yoshida enters this game with four games in a row with at least one hit. During his last five outings he is hitting .318 with three doubles, a triple, a home run and six RBI.
    • Alex Verdugo has been key for Boston with 97 hits, an OBP of .352 plus a slugging percentage of .441.

    Mets Stats & Trends

    Mets Batting

    • The Mets have hit 121 homers this season, which ranks 10th in the league.
    • New York has a team batting average of .236 this season, which ranks 21st among MLB teams.
    • The Mets have an OBP of .317 this season, which ranks 18th in MLB.
    • New York is one of the best teams in baseball at making contact this season, ranking third with an average of 7.9 strikeouts per game.
    • They’ve hit 61 homers, an average of 1.2 per game, in 51 road contests this season.
    • In 51 road games this season, it is slugging .405 with 142 hits going for extra bases.
    • They are averaging 8.5 base hits per game and batting .248 on the road this season.

    Mets Key Batters

    • Francisco Lindor is hitting .229 with 21 doubles, two triples, 19 home runs and 42 walks. He’s slugging .458 with an on-base percentage of .318.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in the majors, his batting average is 128th, his on-base percentage is 100th, and he is 52nd in slugging.
    • Pete Alonso’s 66 hits lead his team. He has a batting average of .204 while slugging .472 with an on-base percentage of .304.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, he ranks 143rd in batting average, 119th in on-base percentage and 40th in slugging percentage.
    • Brandon Nimmo has accumulated a team-high OBP (.360) and slugging percentage (.442).
    • Jeff McNeil is hitting .246 with 14 doubles, a triple, three home runs and 28 walks.

    Red Sox vs. Mets Probable Pitchers

    Kutter Crawford (BOS) Pitcher Kodai Senga (NYM)
    4 – 4 W/L 7 – 5
    67.1 IP 95.2
    3.61 ERA 3.20
    1.114 WHIP 1.265
    9 K/9 11.5
    2.3 BB/9 4.6

    Red Sox vs. Mets Injury Updates

    • Red Sox: Pablo Reyes: 10 Day IL (Abdominal), Reese McGuire: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Garrett Whitlock: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Tanner Houck: 15 Day IL (Face), Corey Kluber: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Kaleb Ort: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Chris Sale: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), John Schreiber: 60 Day IL (Side), Zack Kelly: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Wyatt Mills: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Trevor Story: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Adalberto Mondesi: 60 Day IL (Knee)
    • Mets: Starling Marte: 10 Day IL (Migraine), Tim Locastro: 60 Day IL (Back), Edwin Uceta: 60 Day IL (Ankle), Sam Coonrod: 60 Day IL (Lat), Bryce Montes de Oca: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Edwin Díaz: 60 Day IL (Knee), Tommy Pham: day-to-day (Undisclosed)

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

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