Phillies vs. Red Sox MLB Game Preview (6/12/24): Odds, Weather, Lineups & Stats

Written By Editorial Team on June 12, 2024
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The Philadelphia Phillies are set to play against the Boston Red Sox at 7:10 p.m. ET today at Fenway Park in Boston. The game, airing on NBC10, features Phillies moneyline odds at -125 and Red Sox odds at +105. The weather forecast suggests light rain with a high of 72°F. This MLB game brings together two East Division teams from the NL and AL leagues, showcasing a competitive matchup for MLB fans and bettors.

Phillies vs. Red Sox pregame odds for June 12

Tonight’s MLB game at Fenway Park, Boston, the Philadelphia Phillies are slightly favored in the MLB odds against the Boston Red Sox. The game features a consistent over/under of 8.5 across Massachusetts sportsbooks, indicating expectations of moderate offense. The Phillies are favored with moneyline odds ranging from -120 to -126, showcasing their slight edge over the Red Sox in this matchup. Notably, the run line is set at -1.5 for the Phillies and +1.5 for the Red Sox, indicating a close game expected by MLB oddsmakers.

  • DraftKings: Phillies -120, Red Sox +100, over/under 8.5
  • FanDuel: Phillies -126, Red Sox +108, over/under 8.5
  • Caesars: Phillies -125, Red Sox +105, over/under 8.5
  • BetMGM: Phillies -120, Red Sox +100, over/under 8.5

Odds are subject to change and may vary between sportsbooks for the Phillies vs Red Sox.

Phillies vs. Red Sox projected starting lineups for 6/12

Phillies starting lineup tonight

  1. DH Kyle Schwarber (L)
  2. 2B Bryson Stott (L)
  3. 1B Bryce Harper (L)
  4. 3B Alec Bohm (R)
  5. RF Nick Castellanos (R)
  6. LF Whit Merrifield (R)
  7. SS Edmundo Sosa (R)
  8. C Garrett Stubbs (L)
  9. CF Johan Rojas (R)

Red Sox starting lineup tonight

  1. LF Jarren Duran (L)
  2. RF Rob Refsnyder (R)
  3. DH Tyler O’Neill (R)
  4. 3B Rafael Devers (L)
  5. C Connor Wong (R)
  6. 2B Jamie Westbrook (R)
  7. 1B Dominic Smith (L)
  8. SS David Hamilton (L)
  9. CF Ceddanne Rafaela ®

Phillies vs Red Sox injuries for Wednesday’s game

Philadelphia Phillies 

  • J.T. Realmuto (C) – Knee injury, out until at least mid-June.
  • Trea Turner (SS) – Strained left hamstring, expected to return in mid-June.
  • Dylan Covey (RP) – Right shoulder strain, on the 60-day injured list.
  • Luis F. Ortiz (RP) – Left ankle sprain, expected return in late June.
  • Brandon Marsh (LF) – Right hamstring strain, expected to return in late June.

Boston Red Sox 

  • Liam Hendriks (RP) – Recovering from Tommy John surgery, expected to return in late July.
  • Chris Martin (RP) – Anxiety, expected to return in late June.
  • Trevor Story (SS) – Torn labrum, will miss the entire 2024 season.
  • Tyler O’Neill (LF) – Right knee discomfort, status questionable.
  • Lucas Giolito (SP) – Underwent surgery for a partially torn UCL, out for the 2024 season.

Phillies vs Red Sox probable starters for Wednesday’s game

(PHI) Cristopher Sánchez (L)3-32.711.3421.07.5
(BOS) Nick Pivetta (R)3-43.400.9431.15.5

Projected lineups and injuries are pulled from Sportsdata.

Philadelphia Phillies team stats

Leading the NL East, the Philadelphia Phillies show strong performance with a record of 46-20, positioning them at the top of their division. Their recent victory against the Boston Red Sox underlines their competitive edge, with a batting average of .206 in that game. The Phillies excel in both batting and pitching, highlighted by their season averages; a .254 batting average, 77 home runs, and an impressive 2.92 ERA. Their last ten games saw them securing 8 wins, showcasing their consistency and strength as they head into Fenway Park.

  • Runs per game: 5.1
  • Team average: .254
  • Team home runs: 77
  • Team stolen bases: 73
  • Team ERA: 2.92
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 611

Boston Red Sox team stats

The Boston Red Sox, with a nearly balanced record of 33-34, rank fourth in the AL East. Their performance against the Phillies showcasing a .222 batting average and an exceptional 17 pitching strikeouts, reflects their potential to challenge opponents. Despite recent fluctuations, their overall season stats, including a .245 batting average, 72 home runs, and a 3.39 ERA, demonstrate their competitiveness. As they prepare to host the Phillies, Red Sox odds in the MLB market may interest bettors looking for opportunities.

  • Runs per game: 4.4
  • Team average: .245
  • Team home runs: 72
  • Team stolen bases: 58
  • Team ERA: 3.39
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 584

Philadelphia Phillies vs. Boston Red Sox player stats

The Philadelphia Phillies and Boston Red Sox match-up presents a notable comparison of player performances and MLB odds. For the Phillies, Bryce Harper leads with 15 home runs, while Alec Bohm shines with a .290 batting average and 51 RBIs, indicating strong offensive potential. The Red Sox counter with Rafael Devers, leading in batting average (.278) and home runs (13), and Jarren Duran, who tops the runs (43) and stolen bases (15), showcasing their balanced attack. Recent news highlights prospects from both teams, with Eduardo Tait and Nick Yorke showing promise for the Phillies and Red Sox, adding depth to their rosters.

Philadelphia Phillies top leaders before tonight’s game

Key players for the Phillies have shown consistent performance, impacting the Phillies odds positively. Alec Bohm and Bryce Harper have been pivotal, while Kyle Schwarber’s runs and Bryson Stott’s stolen bases add to their strategic play.

  • AVG Leader: Alec Bohm .290
  • HR Leader: Bryce Harper 15
  • RBI Leader: Alec Bohm 51
  • Runs Leader: Kyle Schwarber 47
  • SB Leader: Bryson Stott 18

Boston Red Sox top leaders before tonight’s game

The Red Sox odds in MLB matchups benefit from the contributions of Rafael Devers and Jarren Duran. Their performances, along with Ceddanne Rafaela’s RBIs, form a solid foundation for the team’s offensive strategy at Fenway Park.

  • AVG Leader: Rafael Devers .278
  • HR Leader: Rafael Devers 13
  • RBI Leader: Ceddanne Rafaela 37
  • Runs Leader: Jarren Duran 43
  • SB Leader: Jarren Duran 15

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