MLB Odds Betting - Houston Astros Underdogs vs Red Sox at Boston
The Boston Red Sox will look to bolster their win total and reward those moneyline betting when the Houston Astros invade Fenway Park on Thursday.
The Boston Red Sox will turn to Allen Webster and his 2-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Houston Astros send Scott Feldman (6-8) to the hill.
Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Houston Astros were listed as 132 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 9 before betting started earlier on Thursday over at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 3.7-3.4 win for the Red Sox on Thursday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 3.7-3.4 result in favor of the Red Sox today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Boston Red Sox bring a 54-65 record to the battle against the 50-71 Astros. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Houston injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Boston Red Sox at No. 30 and the Houston Astros at No. 21 heading into this contest.
How Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Stats Matchup
On offense, it's a battle between the Boston Red Sox and its No. 27-rated batting order, averaging 3.8 runs per nine innings, against the No. 20 lineup of the Houston Astros at 3.94 runs per outing.
Comparing defensive stats, Houston owns the No. 28-rated road mark, allowing 4.75 runs per game on the highway. Boston, on the other hand, rates No. 21 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Houston was a 3-1 loser at home against the Twins. Bettors on Minnesota at -108 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Houston didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 3-1 to Minnesota on Wednesday at Minute Maid Park.
Boston won its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Reds on August 13. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at +119 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Boston got the job done in their last match in a 5-4 victory over Cincinnati on Wednesday at Great American Ball Park behind starter Anthony Ranaudo.
Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds Trends
Houston is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
Houston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games on the road
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston's last 8 games
Boston is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Boston is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing Houston
Next Betting Matchups
Houston at Boston, Friday, August 15th