Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels Odds & Pick: August 17th 2010
Boston returns home after losing series at Texas, but has to feel good tonight hosting the L.A. Angels. The Red Sox are seven for seven against the Halos this season and will see the tosses of Jered Weaver (11-7, 2.87 ERA). The right-hander pitcher throws much better at the Big A in Anaheim as noted by his 4.11 ERA on the road and Weaver and friends are 4-13 as visitors playing against a team with a winning record since last season. BoSox starting pitcher Clay Buchholz (13-5, 2.56) has only permitted 105 hits in over 126 innings and his club is 13-3 in night games. Get more baseball betting picks from Doug Upstone at Touthouse.com
Boston has suffered an unusual amount of injuries, yet are stilled second in baseball in runs scored at 5.1 per contest. This evening look at home teams with a money line of -100 to -150, who average 4.7 to 5.2 runs a game, against a reliable AL starter with ERA of 4.20 or less, with a starting pitcher whose gives up 5.5 or less hits an outing. Since 2008 this system is 34-7.