The Boston Red Sox are set to clash with the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 27, 2024, with the first pitch scheduled for 1:05 PM under partly cloudy skies.

Cooper Criswell will take the mound for the Red Sox, entering the game with an impressive 2.856 ERA. Opposing him from the Orioles’ side will be Cole Irvin, who carries a 3.153 ERA into the contest.

In the 2024 AL East Division, the Red Sox find themselves in 7th place with a record of 27-26, showcasing a .510 winning percentage. They’re 4-6 in division plays and sit 3rd in the division standings. Recently, they have won 5 of their last 10 outings and are currently on a winning streak. They’ve experienced a mixed season, achieving more road wins (16-11) compared to their home record (11-15). They have a nearly balanced day and night game record, with 13 and 14 wins respectively.

On the other hand, the Orioles are placed 3rd in the division with a strong start to the season, holding a 33-18 record which gives them a .647 winning percentage. They have excelled in the division games with 7 wins and only 2 losses, securing them the 2nd spot in the division rankings. The Orioles come into this game on a four-win streak, maintaining solid performances both at home (17-10) and away (16-8). They have similarly performed well in day and night settings, having 17 and 16 wins respectively.

In terms of betting odds for this intriguing matchup, the point spread is set at -1.5, with an over-under of 9.0. The moneyline odds put the Red Sox as the underdogs at +135, whereas the Orioles are favored at home with odds of -158. This suggests a close contest, likely leaning towards a more dominant Orioles performance considering their preceding wins and overall strong season start. Bettors might consider this an opportunity, especially with the Orioles’ recent form and home-field advantage.