MLB Match Preview -- Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros

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MLB -- Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros

Play Time: Wednesday,Jun 09 2021 19:10

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MLB Match Preview -- Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros

 

The Houston Astros will be going for their third consecutive series win when they face the Boston Red Sox in the second game of their three-game series on Wednesday night.

 

 

MLB Match Preview -- Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros

 

Boston Red Sox 

The Red Sox played well over the past week, winning five of their last eight games. They are now 0.5 games behind Tampa Bay in the AL East standings. They will try to retake the division lead with a win over the Astros, which will give them their sixth win in a row and sixth win in their last nine contests. Boston improved to 37-23 following a 5-3 victory on Monday over the Miami Marlins. Boston is averaging 4.98 runs per game. Their .258 batting average is third in the league. Their .317 on base percentage is ninth, while their .438 slugging percentage is second in the league.

 

 

MLB Match Preview -- Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros

 

Houston Astros

The Astros are playing well at the moment and they’ve won two of their last three games. They will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Red Sox, which will give them their second win in a row and third win in their last four games. ouston improved to 33-26 on Sunday with a 6-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. Houston is one of the best offensive teams in the league, averaging 5.31 runs per game. Their .268 batting average leads the league. Their .339 on base percentage is second, while their .428 slugging percentage is fifth.

 

Prediction

With the two teams playing well, expect to see a close game with the Red Sox coming out on top. Expect them to play well offensively in this game because they have been great against right-handers. 

 

Mike's Tips: Boston Red Sox -116

 

 

 

 

 

 

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