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BOS @ HOU

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Starting Pitchers

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José Urquidy logoJ. UrquidyHouston Astros logo3.9413-8
Rich Hill logoR. HillBoston Red Sox logo4.278-7

Red Sox vs. Astros Odds

Spread, Total, Moneyline

MatchupOpenSpreadTotalMoneyline
Red Sox
0-0
+1.5
+1.5-135
o8.5-118
+163
Astros
0-0
u8.5
-1.5+110
u8.5-107
-200
location pinWednesday 6:10 p.m.
August 03, 2022
Minute Maid ParkHouston

Red Sox vs. Astros Game Analysis

Red Sox vs. Astros Notes

Keys to the Game

The Astros are 59-12 (.831) when allowing 4 or fewer runs this season -- best in MLB; League Avg: .706.
The Red Sox are just 2-39 (.049) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season -- 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .114.
The Astros are 39-3 (.929) when scoring 5 or more runs this season -- 2nd best in MLB; League Avg: .796.
The Red Sox are 8-5 (.615) when tied entering the 7th inning this season -- 6th best in MLB; League Avg: .500.

Matchup Contrasts

Alex Verdugo has struck out in just 11% of PA's this season -- tied for sixth lowest in MLB-- 96th Percentile. Jose Urquidy has a strikeout rate of just 18% this season -- ninth lowest among qualified SPs-- 13th Percentile.

Today's Starting Pitchers

Jose Urquidy has struck out just 16% (39/244) of right-handed batters he faced this season -- 6th lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 23% -- ninth Percentile.
Hitters have swung at 37% of Brayan Bello's pitches (10/27) with two-strikes -- 2nd lowest among qualified RPs in MLB*; League Avg: 62% -- second Percentile.
Right-handed hitters have a groundball rate of just 33% (63/189) against Jose Urquidy this season -- 4th lowest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: 44% -- seventh Percentile.

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Red Sox vs. Astros Expert Picks

BOS
HOU
BOS ML
2
HOU ML
0
Over
2
Under
0
BOS Spread
1
HOU Spread
0

Last 5 Matchups

dateopponentscorespreadover/undermoneyline
Aug 3rdBOSL 1-2-1.5 LU 8BOS -215
Aug 2ndBOSL 2-3-1.5 LU 7.5BOS -182
Jul 31stSEAW 3-2-1.5 LU 8.5HOU -143
Jul 30thSEAL 4-5-1.5 LO 8SEA -200
Jul 30thSEAW 11-1-1.5 WO 7HOU -198

Red Sox vs. Astros Public Betting

15%

Bets%

85%

Money%

Matchup History

Against the Spread (ATS) History

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Astros
86-7641-4045-3670-7016-6
Red Sox
84-77-143-37-141-4037-40-146-35

Over/Under History

overallhome o/uaway o/ufavorite o/uunderdog o/u
Astros
60-94-832-45-428-49-453-80-77-14-1
Red Sox
76-78-839-40-237-38-638-35-536-42-3

Straight-Up (ML) History

overallhomeawayfavoriteunderdog
Astros
N/A55-2651-3096-4410-12
Red Sox
N/A43-3835-4647-3130-51

Astros vs. Red Sox Injury Updates

Astros Injuries

  • Michael Brantley

    OF

    Michael Brantley (shoulder) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Jason Castro

    C

    Jason Castro (knee) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Josh James

    P

    James is out with stomach

    Out

Red Sox Injuries

  • Rob Refsnyder

    OF

    Rob Refsnyder (back) placed on 10-day IL.

    Out

  • Chris Sale

    P

    Sale is out with finger

    Out

  • James Paxton

    P

    Paxton is out with elbow

    Out

  • Trevor Story

    IF

    Trevor Story (heel) placed on 10-day IL

    Out

  • Franchy Cordero

    IF

    Cordero is out with ankle

    Out

  • Josh Taylor

    P

    Taylor is out with back

    Out

  • Tanner Houck

    P

    Houck is out with back

    Out

  • Garrett Whitlock

    P

    Whitlock is out with back

    Out

  • Kutter Crawford

    P

    Crawford is out with shoulder

    Out

Red Sox vs. Astros Box Score

Red Sox Player Stats
Projected
PITCHERPCIPKER
LR. Hill, P
58314
RB. Bello, P
190.220
RH. Sawamura, P
10.100
RK. Ort, P
48322
RR. Brasier, P
11110
HITTERSH-ABRHRRBI
1J. Duran, CF
0-4000
2T. Pham, LF
1-4000
3R. Devers, DH
0-4000
4X. Bogaerts, SS
1-4111
5A. Verdugo, RF
0-3000
6C. Arroyo, 3B
0-4000
7B. Dalbec, 1B
0-3000
8R. McGuire, C
2-3000
9Y. Sánchez, 2B
0-2000
Astros Player Stats
Projected
PITCHERPCIPKER
RJ. Urquidy, P
977100
RS. Martinez, P
16100
LW. Smith, P
13101
HITTERSH-ABRHRRBI
1J. Altuve, 2B
4-4100
2J. Peña, SS
1-4100
3Y. Alvarez, DH
0-4001
4A. Bregman, 3B
2-3101
5A. Díaz, LF
1-3100
6K. Tucker, RF
2-4102
7T. Mancini, 1B
1-4112
8C. Vázquez, C
0-4000
9M. Dubón, CF
1-4000

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Red Sox vs. Astros Team Totals

MatchupOverUnder
Red Sox
0-0
o3.5-120
u3.5-110
Astros
0-0
o4.5-115
u4.5-115

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