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MLB Odds with Pick - Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox

Houston Astros

vs

Boston Red Sox
Saturday, August 16, 2014 7:10 PM ET
Fenway Park

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Fenway Park on Saturday as the host Boston Red Sox battle the Houston Astros in baseball betting odds action.

The Boston Red Sox will turn to Rubby De La Rosa and his 4-4 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Houston Astros send Brad Peacock (3-8) to the hill.

Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Opening Odds and Betting Line

Boston was a -180 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at 5Dimes pick an opening over under number of 9.

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Computer Prediction: Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.8-3.4 win for the Red Sox on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Boston Red Sox bring a 55-66 record to the battle against the 51-72 Astros. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Houston injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 30-rated Boston Red Sox and the league No. 21-ranked Houston Astros, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

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How Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Stats Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Boston Red Sox No. 24-ranked scoring average of 3.83 runs per game, against a Houston Astros offense rated No. 20 and scoring 3.95 runs per game. The Red Sox have averaged 8.32 hits per game to date this season, more than the Astros hitters have managed (8.11 per nine innings).

Defensively, Houston features the No. 29-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.79 runs per game. Boston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 20 at home, scoring 3.85 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Houston was a 5-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Red Sox. They won as +138 underdogs, while the total score of 8 made winners of PUSH bettors. Houston needed extra innings to get the job done against the Red Sox on Friday as the Astros defeated them 5-3 at Fenway Park.

Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds Trends

Houston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games on the road
Houston is 3-12 SU in its last 15 games when playing Boston
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Boston is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Boston is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games when playing Houston

Next Betting Matchups

Houston at Boston, Sunday, August 17th