Braves vs Astros World Series Game 1 Picks and Predictions
Atlanta Braves vs Houston Astros picks, predictions, and preview for this 2021 World Series Game 1 on Tuesday at 8:09pm et.
Braves vs Astros Game 1 odds
We’re 5-1 this MLB postseason on our Free Picks and I’m ready to continue the winning for this 2021 World Series Game 1 between the Atlanta Braves vs Houston Astros. This game is set to start October 26, 2021 at 8:09pm et at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas.
The MLB odds on DraftKings have the Astros listed as a -135 moneyline favorite, +155 on the run line, and the over/under at 8 total runs.
The MLB betting public currently has 52% of their money behind Houston as the home favorite.
The oddsmakers have the Astros as a -150 favorite and the Braves listed as a +130 underdog to win this MLB World Series.
These two teams haven’t played each other since 2017, so it should be a great World Series to watch and make some big profits on.
Atlanta Braves Betting Preview
The Atlanta Braves come into this game after upsetting the Los Angeles Dodgers and winning the NLCS championship on Saturday. They’ll now have to face this tough Astros team in this World Series best of 7.
The Braves bullpen has been red hot all postseason long and it’s going to be tough to bet against them in this series.
They’ll have their veteran right hander Charlie Morton starting for this game. Morton has a 14-7 overall record this season with an ERA of 3.33.
In his 3 starts this postseason, he hasn’t record a win, but over the 14 innings he’s pitched, he has a 3.77 ERA and a 1.26 WHIP.
Last week in the NLDS Game 3 against the Dodgers, Morton walked 6 batters and gave up 2 earned runs in the 5 innings he pitched. In his career starting against Houston,
Charlie Morton is 7-6 overall with an ERA of 5.05 and a WHIP of 1.493. Atlanta has the 8th best bats in the league that are scoring an average of 4.85 runs per game.
Over the 10 games Atlanta has played this postseason, they’ve put up 83 hits and 60 total runs.
The Braves are 15-4 straight up in their last 19 games and the total has gone over in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games
Houston Astros Betting Preview
The Houston Astros won the ALCS Friday Night against the Boston Red Sox and now headed to the World Series for the third time in the last 5 years.
The Astros southpaw Framber Valdez is set to take the mound for game one. He’s 12-6 overall this season with an ERA of 3.25. Valdez came up huge in the ALCS Game 5 against the Red Sox, where he went 8 innings and only gave up 1 run to get Houston the big 9-1 win.
He led the major leagues in ground ball rate in 2021, so it’s something to really keep an eye on for this series. Valdez at home this season has a 5-2 overall record with a 3.88 ERA.
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Houston has the best bats in the MLB that average 5.41 runs per game. This 2021 MLB Postseason, the Astros have put up an impressive 97 hits and 67 total runs over the 10 games they played.
Houston is 6-1 straight up in their last 7 games at home and the total has gone over in 8 of Houston’s last 9 games.
World Series Game 1 Picks and Predictions:
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