Phillies vs. Astros World Series Playoffs Pick, Preview: Model Projections Showing Value For Game 1
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- The Phillies and the Astros kick off the World Series tonight.
- Houston is a solid favorite to take home Game 1.
- Here's where the sharps are putting their money.
Phillies vs. Astros Odds
|Over/Under||6.5 (-125 / +105)|
|Date||Friday, Oct. 28|
|Time||8:03 p.m. ET|
*Odds via WynnBet as of Friday afternoon.
The World Series has arrived, marking the final stop of the MLB season before a six-month hiatus.
It’s the Philadelphia Phillies versus the Houston Astros with everything on the line, and both teams have been dominant in their paths to getting here, though they came in to the playoffs in different positions.
Philly was a six seed and a wild card team entering the postseason, while the Astros were the top-ranked team in the American League.
The two teams have combined to go 12-1 in the playoffs, however, absolutely running through teams en route to the pinnacle of the playoffs.
Where does the value lie in Game 1 between these squads? Read on to see where our model projections see value.
Astros vs. Phillies Model Projections
Odds and betting data updated as of 9:30 a.m. ET.