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Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 06/03/2021 Picks, Baseball Predictions and Previews
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Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 06/03/2021 – A four-game series will come to an end as the Boston Red Sox takes on the Houston Astros from Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. The Red Sox will try to end their three-game losing streak after struggling to make it past the Astros. Boston is holding the second spot in the AL East Division play and is trailing the Bay Rays at present. Houston Astros is sitting at second place in the AL West as they continue to trail the Athletics. The mlb betting websites have been flourishing with the odds and predictions of every game. Bettors have been able to place their bets on their favorite teams with the help of recent betting trends.
Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 06/03/2021
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox gave up their top spot to the Bay Rays after dropping consecutive games. The Red Sox were unable to score more than one run from the plate in their last game. From the pitching end, they gave up two to the Astros. Boston recorded just six hits and was struck out 10 times. Starting pitcher Nick Pivetta struggled as he gave up two runs in six innings for Boston. Martin Perez will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 3-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.55.
Players to watch: J.D. Martinez LF (GP 52, AB 200, R 40, H 64, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 12, RBI 39, TB 113, BB 23, SO 47, SB 0, AVG 0.32, OBP 0.391, SLG 0.565, OPS 0.956, WAR 2.3), R. Devers 3B (GP 52, AB 194, R 34, H 54, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 14, RBI 43, TB 113, BB 19, SO 61, SB 3, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.346, SLG 0.582, OPS 0.928, WAR 1.9).
The Astros did well to defeat the Red Sox in all three games this season. Houston Astros will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak after their last success. The Astros have won a total of 31 games and dropped 24 on the season. Starting pitcher Framber Valdez did well to take out 10 opponent’s hitters in a span of seven innings. Jake Odorizzi will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 0-2 record with an ERA of 2.75.
Players to watch: C. Correa SS (GP 53, AB 201, R 35, H 55, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 28, TB 92, BB 27, SO 36, SB 0, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.361, SLG 0.458, OPS 0.819, WAR 2.2), K. Tucker LF (GP 55, AB 199, R 37, H 51, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 11, RBI 35, TB 97, BB 20, SO 35, SB 5, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.323, SLG 0.487, OPS 0.81, WAR 1.9).
Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Houston’s last 17 games.
Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
The Red Sox is holding the third rank in OPS and the fifth rank in runs scored. Houston is holding the second rand in OPS and the first rank in runs scored. The latest mlb predictions favor the Astros to win this game and sweep the Red Sox in this series.
Score Prediction: Astros 7, Red Sox 5.