Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox, at Minute Maid Park, October 16, 2021 Matchups, Preview

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Boston Red Sox

Team Summary
Team Page 2021 Boston Red Sox
Record 4-2 in postseason
Manager Alex Cora
Game # 162
On This Date
Standing 2nd (8.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 5-5
Last 20 12-8
Last 30 17-13
Home 52-32
Away 44-40
Extra Innings 12-5
vs. RHP 61-39
vs. LHP 35-33
1-Run Games 27-19
vs. East 45-36
vs. Central 20-13
vs. West 15-19
Inter-League 16-4

BOS Last 10 Games

Nathan Eovaldi (#17, 31, RHP, 11-9, 3.75)

Houston Astros

Team Summary
Team Page 2021 Houston Astros
Record 4-1 in postseason
Manager Dusty Baker
Game # 162
On This Date
Standing 1st (0.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 4-6
Last 20 12-8
Last 30 17-13
Home 54-30
Away 45-38
Extra Innings 9-8
vs. RHP 63-40
vs. LHP 36-28
1-Run Games 22-19
vs. East 19-13
vs. Central 22-17
vs. West 49-27
Inter-League 9-11

HOU Last 10 Games

Luis Garcia (#77, 24, RHP, 11-8, 3.30)

Season Series

All times ET
DateWinnerLoser
Mon, May 31, 2021@HOU11 BOS2
Tue, Jun 01, 2021@HOU5 BOS1
Wed, Jun 02, 2021@HOU2 BOS1
Thu, Jun 03, 2021 BOS5@HOU1
Tue, Jun 08, 2021 HOU7@BOS1
Wed, Jun 09, 2021 HOU8@BOS3
Thu, Jun 10, 2021@BOS12 HOU8
Fri, Oct 15, 2021@HOU5 BOS4
DateAwayHomeTime
Sat, Oct 16, 2021BOS@HOU4:20pm
Mon, Oct 18, 2021HOU@BOS8:07pm
Tue, Oct 19, 2021HOU@BOSTBD
Wed, Oct 20, 2021HOU@BOSTBD
Fri, Oct 22, 2021BOS@HOUTBD
Sat, Oct 23, 2021BOS@HOUTBD

Last 10 games head-to-head

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Red Sox Batters (5.12 RS/G) vs. Astros Pitchers (4.06 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Red Sox Batters (5.12 RS/G) vs. Astros Pitchers (4.06 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 77. Garcia 93. Garcia 31. Graveman 21. Greinke 53. Javier 88. Maton 55. Pressly 58. Raley* 45. Stanek 65. Urquidy
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
39. Arroyo G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ···
2. Bogaerts G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.000 ··· 9/.472 2/1.500 4/.750 ··· 8/1.500 1/2.000 8/1.214 3/.000
29. Dalbec G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/3.000 2/.500 ···
11. Devers* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 2/1.000 4/.250 ··· 4/.000 1/.000 5/.400 2/.000
5. Hernandez G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.333 ··· ··· 15/1.025 2/1.000 6/.167 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 3/.000
28. Martinez G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.000 ··· 6/.000 19/.927 4/1.500 2/1.000 9/1.903 2/.000 5/1.400 3/.333
25. Plawecki G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 6/.833 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ···
10. Renfroe G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.000 7/1.429 1/.000 23/1.000 4/.000 ··· 1/2.000 2/1.500 1/.000 2/1.500
22. Santana# G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.666 ··· 5/.800 5/.000 2/.000 ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· 5/.000
18. Schwarber* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 4/1.250 ··· 5/.400 ··· 3/.333 4/.250 2/.000 ··· ···
23. Shaw* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 12/1.117 ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ···
7. Vazquez G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.666 ··· 3/.000 2/2.000 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 6/1.100 2/1.500
99. Verdugo* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.334 1/.000 ··· 9/.347 2/ 1/2.000 ··· 2/.000 2/.000 3/1.000

BOS Batters

BOS Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
39. Arroyo G ·  S ·  vP 181 .262 .324 .445 .769 107 .685 74 .885 .978 6 .533 1 0 6 0
2. Bogaerts G ·  S ·  vP 603 .295 .370 .493 .863 390 .887 213 .818 .796 84 .836 5 1 23 9
29. Dalbec G ·  S ·  vP 453 .240 .298 .494 .792 263 .730 190 .877 .689 68 .986 2 0 25 12
11. Devers* G ·  S ·  vP 664 .279 .352 .538 .890 412 .978 252 .751 .886 102 .888 5 5 38 22
5. Hernandez G ·  S ·  vP 585 .250 .337 .449 .786 352 .744 233 .850 .720 102 .665 1 0 20 8
28. Martinez G ·  S ·  vP 634 .286 .349 .518 .867 408 .889 226 .826 .840 80 .854 0 0 28 1
25. Plawecki G ·  S ·  vP 173 .287 .349 .389 .737 95 .690 78 .794 .542 26 .603 0 0 3 2
10. Renfroe G ·  S ·  vP 572 .259 .315 .501 .816 364 .777 208 .885 .760 95 .794 1 2 31 12
22. Santana# G ·  S ·  vP 127 .181 .252 .345 .597 95 .594 32 .603 .479 9 1.000 4 2 5 0
18. Schwarber* G ·  S ·  vP 471 .266 .374 .554 .928 322 .990 149 .788 .779 79 .885 1 1 32 4
23. Shaw* G ·  S ·  vP 250 .200 .286 .373 .659 203 .679 47 .565 .511 23 .733 0 0 9 7
7. Vazquez G ·  S ·  vP 498 .258 .308 .352 .659 338 .710 160 .555 .655 63 .659 8 4 6 7
99. Verdugo* G ·  S ·  vP 604 .289 .351 .426 .777 403 .893 201 .554 .734 75 .696 6 2 13 4
TOTAL .261 .328 .449 .777 .788 .759 .724 .807 40 21 219 108

HOU Pitchers

HOU Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
77. Garcia G ·  S ·  vP ·····X········ 155.1 3.30 9.7 633 .230 .681 317 .548 316 .814 .609 90 .817 19 14 8
93. Garcia G ·  S ·  vP o··X·X·o······ 57.2 4.21 9.4 237 .230 .698 133 .587 104 .843 .639 42 .740 8 2 0
31. Graveman G ·  S ·  vP X··X···XX····X 56.0 1.77 9.8 222 .180 .536 117 .348 105 .748 .431 41 .718 3 4 2
21. Greinke G ·  S ·  vP ·····X······X· 171.0 4.16 6.3 697 .252 .725 422 .828 275 .565 .782 51 .909 30 7 1
53. Javier G ·  S ·  vP X····X········ 101.1 3.55 11.5 424 .186 .655 241 .587 183 .747 .646 64 .715 16 4 1
88. Maton G ·  S ·  vP X··X···oo····X 66.2 4.72 11.5 297 .252 .765 163 .797 134 .726 .785 49 .786 6 5 3
43. McCullers G ·  S ·  vP ···X····X····· 162.1 3.16 10.3 684 .205 .628 349 .570 335 .690 .653 120 .580 13 2 6
55. Pressly G ·  S ·  vP o··o···oX····o 64.0 2.25 11.4 250 .208 .546 136 .569 114 .517 .482 39 .705 4 2 0
58. Raley* G ·  S ·  vP o····X·······X 49.0 4.78 11.9 205 .232 .666 120 .796 85 .483 .499 36 .430 6 2 1
45. Stanek G ·  S ·  vP o··o·o·X·····X 68.1 3.42 10.9 290 .186 .615 173 .482 117 .817 .609 41 .457 8 3 0
65. Urquidy G ·  S ·  vP ············X· 107.0 3.62 7.6 423 .218 .663 243 .727 180 .574 .633 102 .696 17 2 2
59. Valdez* G ·  S ·  vP X······X······ 134.2 3.14 8.4 572 .220 .641 476 .626 96 .717 .663 104 .695 12 5 0
TOTAL 3.78 9.1 .228 .687 .675 .699 187 56 26

Astros Batters (5.33 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.62 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Astros Batters (5.33 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.62 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 17. Eovaldi 32. Barnes 70. Brasier 65. Davis* 89. Houck Ottavino 54. Perez* 37. Pivetta 56. Robles 38. Taylor* 72. Whitlock
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
27. Altuve G  ·   S  ·   vP 24/1.148 7/.929 3/.666 ··· ··· 8/1.000 46/.781 6/1.000 6/.833 ··· 1/
44. Álvarez* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/2.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 5/.400 3/.333 ··· ··· 1/2.000
23. Brantley* G  ·   S  ·   vP 12/.550 7/.619 1/ ··· ··· 3/1.334 10/.844 ··· 4/3.333 ··· 1/2.000
2. Bregman G  ·   S  ·   vP 11/1.858 7/.286 4/.250 ··· ··· 8/.536 21/.453 4/1.000 6/.167 ··· 1/.000
18. Castro* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 5/.933 ··· ··· ··· 2/2.000 6/.167 2/.000 ··· ··· ···
1. Correa G  ·   S  ·   vP 20/.666 12/.878 3/3.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 27/1.080 3/1.000 2/.000 ··· 2/.500
16. Díaz G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 2/1.500 3/.666 ··· ··· 1/.000 12/.697 5/.400 1/.000 ··· ···
10. Gurriel G  ·   S  ·   vP 9/.333 6/.167 4/.750 ··· ··· 3/.000 16/1.000 6/.367 4/1.000 ··· 2/.000
15. Maldonado G  ·   S  ·   vP 4/1.000 4/.250 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 17/1.447 2/.000 3/.667 1/.000 1/.000
20. McCormick G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/.666 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000
6. Meyers G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
26. Siri G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
11. Stubbs* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/.666 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000
30. Tucker* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.500 3/1.667 2/.000 1/.000 2/2.500

HOU Batters

HOU Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
27. Altuve G ·  S ·  vP 678 .278 .350 .489 .839 471 .862 207 .789 .932 112 .968 5 3 31 8
44. Álvarez* G ·  S ·  vP 598 .277 .346 .531 .877 369 .874 229 .881 .855 107 .856 1 0 33 1
23. Brantley* G ·  S ·  vP 508 .311 .362 .437 .799 328 .924 180 .575 .694 31 .677 1 0 8 1
2. Bregman G ·  S ·  vP 400 .270 .355 .422 .777 259 .744 141 .839 .725 101 .757 1 0 12 8
18. Castro* G ·  S ·  vP 179 .235 .356 .443 .799 120 .917 59 .561 .902 27 1.599 0 0 8 2
1. Correa G ·  S ·  vP 640 .279 .366 .485 .850 419 .853 221 .844 .874 99 .864 0 0 26 11
16. Díaz G ·  S ·  vP 319 .259 .317 .405 .721 209 .686 110 .789 .633 59 .560 0 1 8 3
10. Gurriel G ·  S ·  vP 605 .319 .383 .462 .846 397 .805 208 .925 .889 95 .788 1 1 15 7
15. Maldonado G ·  S ·  vP 426 .172 .272 .300 .573 300 .533 126 .665 .546 65 .485 0 0 12 8
20. McCormick G ·  S ·  vP 320 .257 .319 .447 .766 229 .742 91 .830 .742 68 .748 4 2 14 1
6. Meyers G ·  S ·  vP 163 .260 .323 .438 .761 105 .676 58 .899 .774 72 .698 3 0 6 1
26. Siri G ·  S ·  vP 49 .304 .347 .609 .956 32 .893 17 1.078 1.235 48 .976 3 1 4 1
11. Stubbs* G ·  S ·  vP 38 .176 .222 .235 .458 31 .457 7 .452 .708 8 .804 0 0 0 0
30. Tucker* G ·  S ·  vP 567 .294 .359 .557 .917 365 .920 202 .910 1.006 106 1.125 14 2 30 3
TOTAL .267 .339 .444 .783 .781 .788 .787 .833 53 16 221 71

BOS Pitchers

BOS Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
17. Eovaldi G ·  S ·  vP ·····X····X··· 182.1 3.75 9.6 764 .253 .696 421 .729 343 .654 .785 110 .653 15 10 0
32. Barnes G ·  S ·  vP ·······X······ 54.2 3.79 13.8 222 .206 .641 144 .670 78 .576 .559 24 .762 8 7 1
70. Brasier G ·  S ·  vP o···oo·o··o··X 12.0 1.50 6.8 50 .267 .742 28 .374 22 1.230 .922 42 .707 2 0 1
65. Davis* G ·  S ·  vP ·····o·······o 26.1 5.13 9.6 117 .235 .748 60 .876 57 .604 .885 16 .712 4 3 0
89. Houck G ·  S ·  vP X···o··X··o··X 69.0 3.52 11.3 285 .223 .608 148 .580 137 .639 .549 79 .510 4 7 0
Ottavino G ·  S ·  vP o·······o····X 62.0 4.21 10.3 276 .239 .728 175 .700 101 .777 .625 37 1.232 5 22 3
54. Perez* G ·  S ·  vP o···········o· 114.0 4.74 7.7 509 .296 .838 405 .882 104 .669 .748 27 .644 19 4 3
37. Pivetta G ·  S ·  vP ·····X··X···o· 155.0 4.53 10.2 661 .234 .731 399 .729 262 .735 .627 79 .683 24 11 0
56. Robles G ·  S ·  vP X····X·X··o··X 69.0 4.43 9.9 297 .228 .735 169 .701 128 .783 .728 41 .382 8 5 1
57. Rodriguez* G ·  S ·  vP ····X···X···o· 157.2 4.74 10.6 675 .277 .766 535 .774 140 .734 .737 108 .792 19 2 2
41. Sale* G ·  S ·  vP X······X····X· 42.2 3.16 11.0 183 .269 .752 157 .824 26 .346 .790 97 .766 6 1 1
38. Taylor* G ·  S ·  vP o···oo··o····· 47.2 3.40 11.3 209 .246 .662 119 .884 90 .381 .581 21 .549 2 2 1
72. Whitlock G ·  S ·  vP ····oX····o·o· 73.1 1.96 9.9 298 .233 .631 189 .522 109 .823 .626 29 .794 6 3 2
TOTAL 4.27 9.7 .258 .749 .729 .729 176 92 22

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