English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

MLB Odds with Pick - Houston Astros vs Boston Red Sox

A key battle on the MLB betting odds menu sees the visiting Houston Astros dueling the Boston Red Sox on Sunday at Fenway Park.

It's a pitching duel between Sean O'Sullivan for the Boston Red Sox (1-0 on the year) and Chris Devenski for Houston Astros (0-2 so far).

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The visiting Houston Astros were 110 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 10.5 at Bet365 for those preferring over under betting.

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 7.7-4.4 victory for the Red Sox. 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 Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Boston Red Sox sport a record of 23-14 heading into this matchup, while the Houston Astros sit at 15-23 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Houston injuries news.

The Boston Red Sox sit at No. 2 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Houston Astros sit at No. 19 on the same chart.

Statistical Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Boston Red Sox and its No. 2-rated batting order, averaging 5.92 runs per nine innings, against the No. 19 line up of the Houston Astros at 4.13 runs per outing.

Defensively, Houston features the No. 30-rated defense on the road, allowing 5.94 runs per game. Boston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 at home, scoring 6.71 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Houston lost a tight one on Saturday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by a 6-5 score against Boston at Fenway Park.

Betting Trends
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
  • Houston is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 8 games on the road
  • Houston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
  • Boston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games
  • Boston is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Houston at Chicago, Tuesday, May 17th
Boston at Kansas City, Monday, May 16th

Comments