Boston Red Sox at Houston Astros 5/25/19 - MLB Betting Picks & Odds
Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros
MLB: 7:15 PM EST
May. 25, 2019
Latest Odds : HOU -128 Total 8.5
The Red Sox are one of those teams that has not really been consistently good on the year. Yes, the Red Sox are over the five hundred mark and yes the Red Sox have beaten some of the better teams and play in the very competitive AL East, but consistency has been a question mark all season long.
The Red Sox are looking to put David Price on the mound in this game. Price has managed to post a 2-2 record with a 3.29 ERA. He has thrown a total of 41 innings with 34 hits allowed, but also 10 walks> he has struck out 46 batters and given up a total of 6 homers.
For the Astros the team will be looking to break their home losing skid they have been on recently. The Astros have not really been impressive in the last 2 games at home and lost those games to the White Sox of all teams and did not really look like they would be able to return in this games as the hitting for the Astros, who are a great home team, seemed to have completely left the team.
Brad Peacock is the pitcher the Astros are putting on the mound in this game. He has posted a 5-2 record and a 3.59 ERA. He has ended up throwing a total of 47.2 innings on the year and struck out 50 batters. He has given up 14 walks and 36 hits, but allowed only 4 balls to be parked in the stands this season.
Recent Betting Trends:
Astros are 37-14 in their last 51 during game 2 of a series.
Over is 3-0-1 in Red Sox last 4 road games.
Under is 3-0-1 in Astros last 4 home games vs. a team with a winning road record.
Red Sox are 1-4 in their last 5 vs. a team with a winning record.
Free Betting Pick: Houston Astros -128
The Astros are going to bounce back from their recent home losses and that is what really matters for the Astros. Not to mention to bounce back against a decent Red Sox team will help the Astros with a confidence boost and help guide them back on the winning path. Not to mention Peacock can shut down the opponents rather easily and that will happen here. Final Score, Houston Astros win 5-2.