The Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox meet in an American League Championship Series Game 5 matchup on Wednesday. Houston rallied for a 9-2 win on Tuesday to tie the series 2-2. First pitch from Fenway Park in Boston is set for 5:08 p.m. ET. Boston is the -125 favorite (risk $125 to win $100) on the money line in the latest Astros vs. Red Sox odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under for total runs scored is nine.
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The model knows shortstop Xander Bogaerts has been red hot in the postseason and was Boston's lone bright spot in Game 4. Bogaerts finished 2-for-5 with a homer, two RBIs and a run scored. He is 5-for-18 (.278) in the series. In nine postseason games, he is 12-for-38 (.316) with two doubles, three home runs and six RBIs. He is hitting .256 against Houston in 11 games this year, and is 57-for-185 (.308) in 47 career games against the Astros.
The model also knows Astros outfielder Michael Brantley has been dominant this postseason with hits in seven of eight games, including three multi-hit performances, and is batting .306. He helped fuel the Astros' seven-run ninth inning on Tuesday and was 2-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and one run scored. He finished the regular season with a .311 batting average with eight homers, 47 RBIs and 68 runs scored. Brantley has pounded Boston pitching throughout his career and is batting .319 against them in 55 games, including 18 doubles, three homers and 27 RBIs.
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