The Boston Red Sox (28-26) and the Cincinnati Reds (25-29) will clash on Wednesday, May 31 at Fenway Park, with James Paxton getting the ball for the Red Sox and Luke Weaver taking the mound for the Reds. The first pitch will be thrown at 7:10 PM ET.

The Reds are +140 moneyline underdogs in this matchup against the Red Sox (-165). Boston (-1.5) is favored on the run line. The total is 10.5 runs for this matchup.

Red Sox vs. Reds Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2023
  • Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • TV: NESN
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Venue: Fenway Park
  • Probable Pitchers: Paxton - BOS (1-1, 5.14 ERA) vs Weaver - CIN (1-2, 5.45 ERA)

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Red Sox vs. Reds Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Take a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup available on multiple sportsbooks.

Red Sox Moneyline Reds Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -165 +140 Red Sox (-1.5) 10.5 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
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PointsBet -169 +140 Red Sox (-1.5) 10.5 Bet on this game with PointsBet!
Tipico -180 +155 Red Sox (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

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Red Sox vs. Reds Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Red Sox have won 11, or 55%, of the 20 games they've played as favorites this season.
  • The Red Sox have played as moneyline favorites of -165 or shorter in only one game this season, which they lost.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 62.3% chance of a victory for Boston.
  • The Red Sox were the moneyline favorite for three of their last 10 games, and they went 1-2 in those matchups.
  • In its last 10 matchups (all had set totals), Boston combined with its opponents to hit the over on the total two times.
  • The Reds have come away with 18 wins in the 41 contests they have been listed as the underdogs in this season.
  • The Reds have a win-loss record of 6-9 when favored by +140 or worse by sportsbooks this year.
  • The Reds have played as underdogs in 10 of their past 10 games and won six of those contests.
  • In the last 10 games with a total, Cincinnati and its opponents have failed to hit the over twice.

Red Sox vs. Reds Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Rafael Devers 1.5 (+170) 1.5 (-125) 0.5 (+320) 0.5 (+130)
Jarren Duran 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+110) 0.5 (+625) 0.5 (+165)
Kiké Hernández 0.5 (-222) 1.5 (+130) 0.5 (+550) 0.5 (+150)
Alex Verdugo 1.5 (+165) 1.5 (-110) 0.5 (+650) 0.5 (+185)
Justin Turner 1.5 (+190) 1.5 (+100) 0.5 (+425) 0.5 (+135)

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Red Sox Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank AL East Rank
Win World Series +6000 18th 5th
Win AL East +4000 - 5th

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