Major League Baseball
Preview
Houston at Boston
When: 7:39 PM ET, Sunday, October 21, 2018
Where: Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts
Matchup Edge
HOU Edge in: BOS
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Boston Red Sox are ranked 3 in hitting, with a batting average of .250. The Red Sox are averaging 6.0 runs per game this season with an OPS of .706.
  • The Houston Astros are ranked 1 in hitting, with a batting average of .274. The Astros are averaging 6.6 runs per game this season with an OPS of .929.

Pitching

  • The Boston Red Sox are ranked 6 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.17. Opponents are hitting .205 for average, and have a .320 on base percentage and .664 OPS against the Red Sox this season.
  • The Houston Astros are ranked 3 in pitching, with an earned run average of 2.66. Opponents are hitting .162 for average, and have a .231 on base percentage and .465 OPS against the Astros this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Houston 107-60 L1 48-35 59-25
Boston 112-56 W1 59-26 53-30
Last Meeting
Houston Boston
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
10/14/18 HOU 5 BOS 7 .206 1 .690 .265 0 .724
Player Stats
AL  Championship Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Houston T. Kemp .500 1 1.500
Boston M. Moreland 1.000 1 2.000
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Houston Y. Gurriel 1 2 3
Boston M. Betts 0 2 1
Pitching ERA Avg K
Houston 3.71 .188 20
Boston 5.50 .188 17
Playoffs
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Houston A. Bregman .417 5 1.708
Boston M. Moreland .500 2 1.100
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Houston G. Springer 3 5 7
Boston B. Holt 1 3 5
Pitching ERA Avg K
Houston 2.66 .274 50
Boston 4.17 .250 48