Braves vs. Red Sox MLB Game Preview: Odds, Lineups, Stats & Injuries (6/4/24)

Written By Editorial Team on June 4, 2024
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Braves vs. Red Sox

The Atlanta Braves are scheduled to play against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday, June 4, at 7:10 PM at Fenway Park, Boston. The game will be broadcast on NESN. The Braves enter with a money line of -166 while the Red Sox are at +141. Get the latest odds, lineups, and stats for Braves vs. Red Sox.

Braves vs. Red Sox pregame odds for 6/4/24

The Braves are favored across multiple Massachusetts sportsbooks, indicating them to extend their further dominance. With over/under lines ranging from 8.0 to 8.5, a moderate scoring game is anticipated. The run line is consistently set at -1.5 for the Braves, reflecting some value for those looking to bolster their odds.

  • DraftKings: Braves -166, Red Sox +140, over/under 8.0
  • FanDuel: Braves -164, Red Sox +138, over/under 8.5
  • Caesars: Braves -165, Red Sox +140, over/under 8.0
  • BetMGM: Braves -165, Red Sox +140, over/under 8.0

Odds are subject to change between the Braves and Red Sox.

Braves vs. Red Sox projected starting lineups

Braves starting lineup

  1. CF Michael Harris II (L)
  2. 3B Austin Riley (R)
  3. DH Marcell Ozuna (R)
  4. 1B Matt Olson (L)
  5. 2B Ozzie Albies (S)
  6. C Sean Murphy (R)
  7. LF Jarred Kelenic (L)
  8. RF Adam Duvall (R)
  9. SS Orlando Arcia (R)

Red Sox starting lineup

  1. LF Jarren Duran (L)
  2. DH Rob Refsnyder (R)
  3. C Connor Wong (R)
  4. 3B Rafael Devers (L)
  5. RF Wilyer Abreu (L)
  6. 1B Garrett Cooper (R)
  7. SS David Hamilton (L)
  8. 2B Enmanuel Valdez (L)
  9. CF Ceddanne Rafaela (R)

Braves vs. Red Sox probable starters

(ATL) Max Fried (L)5-22.971.0520.27.9
(BOS) Kutter Crawford (R)2-43.291.1922.67.5

Braves vs. Red Sox injuries


  • Ronald Acuña Jr. (RF) – Out for the season with a left ACL tear.
  • Spencer Strider (SP) – Out for the season after right UCL surgery.

Red Sox: 

  • Trevor Story (SS) – Out for the season with a torn labrum.
  • Lucas Giolito (SP) – Out for the season after an internal brace procedure for a partially torn UCL.

Projected lineups and injuries are pulled from Sportsdata.

Atlanta Braves Team Stats and Standings

The Atlanta Braves, with a record of 33-24, are positioned second in the NL East Division. They have a batting average of .250 and have hit 59 home runs this season, showcasing a solid offensive lineup. The team’s ERA stands at 3.53, backed by 496 pitching strikeouts, indicating strong pitching performance. In their last game against the Oakland Athletics, the Braves turned the tables with a win, bouncing back from a previous loss, reflecting resilience in their gameplay. Their performance in the last ten games shows a mix of outcomes with 4-6.

  • Runs per game: 4.5
  • Team average: .250
  • Team home runs: 59
  • Team Stolen bases: 29
  • Team ERA: 3.53
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 496

Boston Red Sox Team Stats and Standings

The Boston Red Sox hold an even record of 30-30, ranking them third in the AL East Division. Their batting average is .243 with 63 home runs, indicating potential in their batting lineup and for Red Sox odds. The team’s ERA is impressive at 3.38, supported by 520 pitching strikeouts, showing a competitive edge in pitching. Their recent form reflects a struggle for consistency with 4-6 in their last ten games.

  • Runs per game: 4.3
  • Team average: .243
  • Team home runs: 63
  • Team Stolen bases: 48
  • Team ERA: 3.38
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 520

Player Stats for Braves vs. Red Sox

Marcell Ozuna leads the Braves with a .313 batting average, 17 home runs, and 53 RBIs, making him a critical player for Atlanta. On the Red Sox side, Rafael Devers with a .283 batting average and Jarren Duran, leading in runs and stolen bases, are players to watch. Recent news highlights Hurston Waldrep’s impressive Triple-A debut for the Braves and Masataka Yoshida’s nearing return for the Red Sox, potentially impacting the game dynamics.

Atlanta Braves Overview

The Braves’ performance is highlighted by Marcell Ozuna’s standout season, leading in batting average, home runs, and RBIs. Ronald Acuña Jr. was another key player, leading the team in runs and stolen bases. His loss is an impact on the top of the lineup.

  • AVG Leader: Marcell Ozuna .313
  • HR Leader: Marcell Ozuna 17
  • RBI Leader: Marcell Ozuna 53
  • Runs Leader: Ronald Acuña Jr. 38
  • SB Leader: Ronald Acuña Jr. 16

Boston Red Sox Overview

The Red Sox count on Rafael Devers and Jarren Duran for their offensive power. Devers leads in batting average, while Duran tops the runs and stolen bases for Boston. O’Neil’s power from the right-hand side will be missed tonight.

  • AVG Leader: Rafael Devers .283
  • HR Leader: Tyler O’Neill 11
  • RBI Leader: Ceddanne Rafaela 33
  • Runs Leader: Jarren Duran 34
  • SB Leader: Jarren Duran 11
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