Detroit vs. Boston,
09/02/2013 13:35 EDT,
Score: 3 - 0
Money Line: -124 Boston
Tigers RH Doug Fister (11-7, 3.81 ERA) vs. Red Sox RH John Lackey (8-11, 3.19)
The last time Detroits starting hurler faced the Red Sox he was rocked for six runs on 11 hits - one home run - in 3 1/3 innings.In seven career matchups with Boston, Fister has just one win and one quality start to go along with a 5.20 ERA.
Doug Fister has produced a team record of 0-13 since July 2010 as an underdog of more than 110 in the regular season.
Meanwhile, Lackey- Bostons starter allowed two runs on seven hits in seven innings at Detroit back on June 20, and has been consistent for most of this season.Lifetime vs. the Tigers, he's 6-2 with a 3.87 ERA.The Red Sox have allowed 3 or less runs in 11 of their L/12 overall.
Final notes & Key Trends: Red Sox are 5-1 in Lackeys last 6 home starts.Tigers are 1-5 in their last 6 games as an underdog.Tigers are 1-5 in Fisters last 6 road starts vs. a team with a winning record.Tigers are 0-6 in Fisters last 6 Monday starts.The Red Sox are 17-0 since 2004 as a home favorite in a day game after a win where they had between 7-9 walks.
Play on Boston Red Sox (Game of the Year)