BOTTOM LINE: Boston’s Verdugo puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Orioles.
The Red Sox are 14-25 against the rest of their division. The Boston offense has compiled a .266 batting average as a team this season, good for first in the American League. Alex Verdugo leads the team with an average of .328.
The Orioles are 12-24 against AL East Division teams. The Baltimore offense has compiled a .255 batting average as a team this season, good for tenth in the American League. Hanser Alberto leads the team with a mark of .286.
TOP PERFORMERS: Rafael Devers leads the Red Sox with 11 home runs and is slugging .512.