First pitch for Wednesday night's Phillies vs. Red Sox interleague matchup is set for 7:10 PM ET from Fenway Park in Boston, MA. There does appear to be a chance of rain in Boston on Wednesday, with temperatures expected to be in the low to mid-70s.

Philadelphia is currently 46-20 and they are the favorites on the money line on Wednesday, with their odds sitting at -122 compared to the Red Sox at +103. The over/under line is currently 8.5 runs. Nick Pivetta is starting for the Red Sox, and he is facing off against Cristopher Sanchez for the Phillies. NBC10 will be televising this game.

BOSTON RED SOX VS PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Boston Red Sox Moneyline +103

This game will be played at Fenway Park at 7:10 ET on Wednesday, June 12th.

HOW TO BET THE PHILLIES VS RED SOX:

  • We have the Red Sox winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • If you're looking for a run line pick, we also like the Red Sox to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

Philadelphia cruised to a 4-1 win over the Red Sox in the most recent game of this series. The Phillies had a huge 1st inning, scoring all four of their runs. As for the Red Sox, they scored their only run in the 1st and were held in check the rest of the game.

Zack Wheeler pitched well for the Phillies in this one, going seven innings and giving up just one run. He finished the game with four strikeouts and allowed only one hit. Kutter Crawford struggled on the mound for the Red Sox, giving up two earned runs in six innings of work.

Kyle Schwarber was the difference for the Phillies' offense, as he homered twice, scored two runs, and finished with two RBIs. Bryson Stott also had a two-hit game for Philadelphia. David Hamilton was the only Red Sox hitter to have more than one hit.

Phillies Records & Stats

Philadelphia is 46-20 overall this season, and they lead the NL East by 10 games over the Braves. The Phillies have taken the first game of this series vs. the Red Sox, and their record in divisional games is 12-6 this year.

At home, the Phillies have gone 27-10 this year, and they are 19-10 on the road. Philadelphia has been really good in night games, going 30-10 this year. As the favorite, the Phillies are 41-16 and 5-4 as the underdog. Looking at their overall series record, the Phillies are 14-5-4 this year.

Philadelphia has been a solid play on the run line this season, going 37-29 overall. They have been even better on the road, going 17-12, and are currently on a three-game run line win streak. Their average run margin this season is +1.7 runs per game, and they have a run line record of 32-25 as the favorite.

The Philadelphia Phillies are on the road today against the Boston Red Sox. The O/U line for the game is set at 8.5 runs, which matches the combined run average for Phillies games this season. Philadelphia has an O/U record of 27-35 on the year, but when the line is set at 8.5 runs, they have gone under in 8 of 12 games. Overall, the majority of Phillies games have had lower O/U lines, with 63.6% of their games this season having lines set under 8.5 runs. The under has hit in their last seven games.

Left-hander Cristopher Sánchez is getting the start for the Phillies today as he faces the Red Sox on the road. He has made 12 starts this season and has a record of 3-3 with an ERA of 2.71. Sánchez's WHIP for the season is currently 1.34. In his 12 appearances, he has turned in six quality starts. Looking back at his last outing, Sánchez finished with a no-decision after giving up one earned run in six innings of work. Before that, he hadn't given up a homer in three straight outings. Sánchez has given up one homer in three of his last four starts.

So far this season, the Phillies are the league's 2nd highest-scoring offense, averaging 5.1 runs per game. They have been even better at home, averaging 5.4 runs per game. Overall, they are 5th in team batting average at .254 and have the 6th most home runs in the league. Philadelphia has been very good at avoiding strikeouts this season and are 3rd in the league in walks.

Bryce Harper and Kyle Schwarber have been the Phillies' top power threats this season, with Harper's 15 homers ranking 7th in the MLB and Schwarber's 13 homers putting him 9th. Alec Bohm comes into the game with a season-long batting average of .290 and is 3rd on the team with six homers. Bohm also leads the team with 51 RBIs, which is 4th in the league.

Red Sox Records & Stats

Boston will be hosting the Phillies today with an overall record of 33-34, and they are 14.0 games behind the Yankees in the AL East. This season, they are just 5-8 in divisional games. The Red Sox are looking to bounce back after dropping the first game of the series vs. the Phillies.

At home, the Red Sox are 14-19 this season, and they are above .500 at 19-15 on the road. So far, they have struggled as the underdog at home, going 3-7, and they are 14-20 as the underdog overall. As the favorite, the Red Sox are 19-14 this year, and their overall series record is 8-9-4.

When the Red Sox win, they win big, with an average run margin of 4.6 runs per game. When they lose, they lose big, with an average run margin of -3.6 runs per game. Their overall run line record is 30-37, with a run line record of 10-23 at home and 20-14 on the road. They have failed to cover the run line in four straight games as the favorite, with a run line record of 12-21 in that role this season.

The Boston Red Sox will be playing at home against the Philadelphia Phillies today. The over/under line for the game is set at 8.5 runs, which is exactly the combined run average for Red Sox games this season. Their over/under record for the season is 28-34, and when the line is set at 8.5 runs, their record is 12-11. So far this season, 22.4% of their games have had an over/under line set at 8.5 runs.

Red Sox starter Nick Pivetta has made three straight starts and finished with a no-decision in each outing. His most recent start came against the Braves, where he went seven innings, giving up no runs on one hit. In that outing, he had nine strikeouts. Pivetta has made eight starts this year and has a record of 3-4 with a 3.40 ERA. Opposing batters are hitting .197 this season off the right-hander. Pivetta has turned in three quality starts this year and is averaging 10.84 strikeouts per nine innings.

Rafael Devers has been one of the league's top power hitters this season, as his 13 home runs are the best on the Red Sox and 9th in the MLB. He is also 2nd on the team with 32 RBIs and comes into today's game batting .278. Devers has also been swinging a hot bat of late, going 9/33 in his last nine games with three homers. Center fielder Cedanne Rafaela has also been a key power source for the Red Sox, as his seven homers are 3rd in the league and tops on the team.

Over his last 10 games, David Hamilton is batting .361 with one homer and 2 RBIs. He has also scored five runs during this stretch. Tyler O'Neill is 2nd on the Red Sox with 11 homers but is batting just .250 this season. The Red Sox offense is averaging 4.4 runs per game and have been a better offensive team on the road this season.