Houston Astros vs Tampa Bay Rays 10/11/2020 Forecast, MLB Analysis and Results
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Houston Astros vs Tampa Bay Rays 10/11/2020 – The 2020 MLB short season has finally met its end as two teams clash in an ALCS game from Petco Park in San Diego, California. With four teams remaining Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Rays will clash in their first game to make it to the World Series. Houston had a productive postseason against the Oakland Athletics when they defeated them in three of their four games. Tampa Bay was strong enough to get past the New York Yankees as they won three of their five games. Both teams have battled hard to make it this far with the top online betting websites holding their picks and predictions.
Houston Astros vs Tampa Bay Rays 10/11/2020
Houston Astros stayed focused against the Athletics after they scored a total of 33 runs in four games. They were strong enough from the pitching end to restrict the Athletics to 22 runs. In their last outing, Houston went deep from the plate to smash 11 runs. Oakland was unable to get past more than six. Starting pitcher Zack Greinke did well at the mound in four-plus innings as he gave up four runs. Carlos Correa went three for four with one home runs and five RBIs. Houston has smashed a total of four home runs and 12 RBIs in the postseason. Framber Valdez will take the mound as their starter in this game. Valdez held a 5-3 record with an ERA of 3.57 in the regular season.
Players to watch: G. Springer CF (GP 6 AB 27 R 5 H 8 2B 1 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 5 TB 15 BB 0 SO 8 SB 0 AVG 0.296 OBP 0.321 SLG 0.556 OPS 0.877 WAR 0), M. Brantley DH (GP 6 AB 26 R 8 H 9 2B 2 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 7 TB 17 BB 2 SO 4 SB 0 AVG 0.346 OBP 0.393 SLG 0.654 OPS 1.047 WAR 0).
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay fought their way through right from clinching the AL East division title. The Bay Rays were impressive in their performance against the New York Yankees and they were forced to enter their fifth game. Tampa Bay scored a total of 22 runs in their last five games while surrendering 24 to the Yankees. The Bay Rays scored two runs in their last outing and restricted the Yankees to one. Starting pitcher Tyler Glasnow took to the mound with successful scoreless two-plus innings. Michael Brosseau went two for two with the game-winning homer during the eight. Blake Snell will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Snell held a 4-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.42.
Players to watch: R. Arozarena LF (GP 6 AB 24 R 8 H 12 2B 2 3B 1 HR 3 RBI 4 TB 25 BB 2 SO 4 SB 0 AVG 0.5 OBP 0.538 SLG 1.042 OPS 1.58 WAR 0), B. Lowe 2B (GP 6 AB 23 R 0 H 2 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 1 TB 2 BB 3 SO 6 SB 0 AVG 0.087 OBP 0.192 SLG 0.087 OPS 0.279 WAR 0).
Houston Astros vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers
Houston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Tampa Bay Rays
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games.
Houston Astros vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks
If there is one team that has been more than successful in the playoffs it has to be Houston Astros. Houston did an incredible job against the Minnesota Twins and Oakland Athletics. Back the Astros to win this game and cover the spread with the baseball betting pick in their favor.
Score Prediction: Houston Astros 5, Tampa Bay Rays 3.