Found June 13, 2012 on Bloody Sox:
Two teams that haven’t been too successful winning games or making money against the MLB odds recently finish off a nonetheless interesting interleague series as the Boston Red Sox and Miami Marlins go at it Tuesday and Wednesday at Marlins Park. Boston, as we pointed out in a “Free MLB Picks” piece at SBRForum.com, came into this series having just gotten swept three games by the Washington Nationals over the weekend, and at Fenway Park, no less. The Sox then lost the opener of this series Monday night 4-1, managing just five hits. So Boston has lost seven of its last eight games and now sits six games off the pace in the AL East. Miami, meanwhile, came into this series having just been swept three games, at home, no less, by Tampa, and had lost six in a row overall. So Monday’s victory was a much-needed boost to this streaky team. Still, thanks to their recent slide the Marlins have dropped to fourth place in the NL East, five games behind those first-place Nats. Clay Buchholz an...
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