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Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 10/23/2021 American League Division Series Game 7 Odds

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Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 10-23-2021 American League Division Series Game 7 Odds

Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 10/23/2021 – The National League Division Series will continue to take place from Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas. The Red Sox are in dire straits and they must tie the series to move forward. The Houston Astros have the advantage at home and are just one victory away from progressing to the World Series. Boston will need to win both their remaining games to knock out the Astros. The Red Sox have done it before in their crucial game with the Yankees and the Bay Rays. The ALDS betting odds are slanting towards Boston despite their two-game losing streak.

Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 10/23/2021

When: Saturday, October 23, 8:08 PM ET
Where: Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas
TV: FOX
Stream: MLB.TV

Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros 10/23/2021

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Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox have given up a total of 18 runs in their last two games against the Astros. Last night, they gave up nine runs and scored just one from the plate. Boston’s pitching unit was miserable and failed to keep control of the mound. Eduardo Rodriguez will take the nod as their starter in this game. Rodriguez is holding a 14-9 record on the regular season with an ERA of 4.76. Boston will need an equally good relieving pitcher to back them against the Astros. The Red Sox will also need to open up from the plate.

Players to watch: Enrique Hernandez CF (GP 10, AB 45, R 9, H 19, 2B 4, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 9, TB 38, BB 1, SO 6, SB 0, AVG 0.422, OBP 0.438, SLG 0.844, OPS 1.282, WAR 0), Xander Bogaerts SS (GP 10, AB 42, R 7, H 12, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 6, TB 23, BB 5, SO 13, SB 0, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.362, SLG 0.548, OPS 0.909, WAR 0).

Houston Astros

The Houston Astros did well to dominate the Red Sox at-bats. Houston’s pitching unit rocked Boston with back-to-back strikeouts. The Astros have given up a total of just three runs in their last two games. In this series, the Astros have scored a total of 26 runs while Boston scored 24. Houston will turn to Jose Urquidy as their starter in this game. Urquidy is holding an 8-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.98. The Astros will try to take out the Red Sox with their batting power once again.

Players to watch: Michael Brantley LF (GP 9, AB 41, R 3, H 13, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 8, TB 15, BB 0, SO 10, SB 1, AVG 0.317, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.366, OPS 0.683, WAR 0), Kyle Tucker RF (GP 9, AB 36, R 8, H 10, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 12, TB 21, BB 2, SO 8, SB 3, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.316, SLG 0.583, OPS 0.899, WAR 0).

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The Red Sox are known for rebounding, especially in their postseason games. The MLB playoff bets are intact for the Red Sox to rebound on the road and win this game with a close call against the Astros.

Score Prediction: Red Sox 9, Astros 7.