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Red Sox beat Orioles 3-2 in the first game of the series

Boston Red Sox (60-61, fifth in the AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (62-58, fourth in the AL East) Williamsport, Pennsylvania; Sunday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Red Sox: Nick Pivetta (9-9, 4.28 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 130 strikeouts); Orioles: Dean Kremer (5-4, 3.58 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 55 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Red Sox -117, Orioles -103; over/under is 9 runs BOTTOM LINE: Both the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox are looking for…

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The Boston Red Sox are currently 60-61 and sit in fifth place in the American League East. They will be taking on the Baltimore Orioles (62-58, fourth in the AL East)

It is 7:10 on a Sunday night in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. EDT

Nick Pivetta (9-9, 4.28 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 130 strikeouts) will likely start for the Red Sox, while Dean Kremer will likely start for the Orioles (5-4, 3.58 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 55 strikeouts)

Over/Under: 9 runs FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Red Sox -117, Orioles -103

The bottom line is that both the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox want to win on Sunday to take the series.

The Orioles are 62-58 on the season and 34-23 at home. If the Orioles get eight hits or more, they win 46 of the 19 games they play.

The Bruins are.500 (60-61) overall and 31-31 on the road. The Red Sox are ninth in the American League in home runs with 113.

Sunday’s game will mark the 12th time these two squads have met this year. The Orioles won the season series by a score of 6 games to 5.

Anthony Santander, who plays for Baltimore, has the best slugging percentage and is first in home runs with 21.

452. In his last 10 games, Adley Rutschman is hitting.344 (10-for-34) with three home runs and six runs batted in.

With 25 home runs, Rafael Devers is the team leader in Boston.

558. In the last 10 games, Kike Hernandez is hitting.417 with a home run and six RBI.

Recent Ten Games: The Orioles went 4-6, with a.256 batting average and a 4.40 earned run average, and they had a 1-0 run differential in their games.

Red Sox: 6-4,.271 BA, 4.75 ERA, 3 runs scored against.

Cedric Mullins (foot) is day-to-day, Tyler Wells (side) is out for 15 days, Jonathan Arauz (finger) is out for 10 days, Travis Lakins (elbow) is out for 60 days, and Alexander Wells (foot) is out for 60 days for the Orioles (elbow), Both Chris Ellis and John Means have been placed on 60-day injured lists due to shoulder injuries (elbow)

Injuries to Eric Hosmer (back) and Tommy Pham (hamstring) for the Red Sox are considered day-to-day (back), Sixty-Day IO for Chris Sale (finger), 15-Day IL for Tanner Houck (back), Josh Taylor (back) and James Paxton (elbow) are out for at least 60 days, and Brayan Bello (15 days) and Trevor Story (10 days) are out for the same amount of time.