The Texas Rangers will continue their series against the Boston Red Sox in a Major League Baseball game slated for Wednesday May 20th.
Play begins from Boston at 7PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPN.
The odds from this contest have the home side Boston Red Sox the -180 betting favorite with the return on the underdog Texas Rangers at +155 odds. The run total is lined at nine runs.
The Rangers will start Phil Klein for the first time this year. Klein in relief work is 0-0 with an ERA of 7.71 and WHIP of 1.50 in 4 2/3rd innings of work. He appeared on April 14th in relief and allowed one earned run and two hits in one inning of work at home to the Angels.
The Red Sox counter with Joe Kelly to face the Rangers bats. The Boston right hander is 1-2 in seven starts with an ERA of 5.58 and WHIP of 1.34. Kelly worked on Thursday and allowed one earned run and five hits in 6 1/3rd innings pitched as he received a no decision in a 2-1 road win at Seattle as a +102 wagering underdog.
Boston won Game 1 of this series on Tuesday by the score of 4-3 as a -160 wagering favorite. The total went under nine runs.