Boston takes 5-game win streak into game against Philadelphia
Boston; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: Aaron Nola (11-3, 3.56 ERA) Red Sox: Brian Johnson (1-1, 6.45 ERA)
LINE: Phillies -112; over/under is 11 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Boston enters the matchup as winners of their last five games.
The Red Sox are 33-32 in home games. Boston’s team on-base percentage of .343 is second in the American League. Xander Bogaerts leads the team with an OBP of .383.
The Phillies are 26-32 on the road. Philadelphia is slugging .420 as a unit. Bryce Harper leads the team with a slugging percentage of .492.
Harper leads the Phillies with 56 extra base hits and is slugging .492. J.T. Realmuto is 13-for-34 with four doubles, four home runs and 10 RBIs over the last 10 games for Philadelphia.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Sox: 7-3, .311 batting average, 3.66 ERA, outscored opponents by 28 runs
Phillies: 5-5, .239 batting average, 4.14 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs
Phillies Injuries: David Robertson: (elbow), Edubray Ramos: (shoulder), Pat Neshek: (hamstring), Adam Morgan: (hip), Tommy Hunter: (forearm), Jerad Eickhoff: (biceps), Seranthony Dominguez: (elbow), Jake Arrieta: (elbow), Victor Arano: (elbow), Roman Quinn: (groin), Andrew McCutchen: (knee), Bryce Harper: (dehydration ), Jay Bruce: (hip).