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|Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox|
The Boston Red Sox will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Houston Astros at Fenway Park.
The Astros will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Brad Peacock in this game. Peacock has a 1-2 record and a 7.50 ERA this season.
The Red Sox will counter Peacock with Felix Doubront. Lefthander Doubront has a 4.32 ERA to go along with a 2-0 record this season.The Astros were a 7-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at -260 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Houston has lost 2 straight games.
Boston has won 3 straight games.
Houston: 7-16 SU
Boston: 16-7 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Boston are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Houston are 9-1
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
Boston home to Houston, Sunday, April 28