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Pivetta scheduled to start for Boston against Baltimore

April 11, 2021 GMT

Boston Red Sox (5-3) vs. Baltimore Orioles (4-4)

Baltimore; Sunday, 1:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Red Sox: Nick Pivetta (1-0, .00 ERA) Orioles: Jorge Lopez (0-1, 7.71 ERA)

LINE: Red Sox favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Boston Red Sox face the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.

The Orioles went 14-26 in division play in 2020. Baltimore averaged 8.7 hits per game last season and totaled 77 home runs as a team.

The Red Sox finished 14-26 against AL East Division opponents in 2020. Boston hit 81 total home runs with 206 total extra base hits last season.

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The teams meet for the fifth time this season. Baltimore leads the season series 3-2.

INJURIES: Orioles: Hunter Harvey: (oblique), Austin Hays: (hamstring), Chris Davis: (back).

Red Sox: Chris Sale: (elbow), Ryan Brasier: (left calf).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.