Red Sox vs. Astros Player Props | Kevin Plawecki | Wednesday


By Claudio Fortuna | August 3, 2022 12:47 PM

The Boston Red Sox visit the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park, taking the field at 2:10pm ET on Wednesday August 3rd. The Boston Red Sox are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at Boston Red Sox player Kevin Plawecki as the Red Sox face the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball action.

In the last 5 matchups between the Astros and Red Sox, the Astros won once and the Red Sox won four times. Their most recent matchup on August 2, 2022 ended 2-1 with the Boston Red Sox taking the win.

Kevin Plawecki Season Stats

  • Games Played: 40 | Home Runs: 1 | RBI: 6 | Runs: 9 | Batting Average: .170 | OBP: .263 | SLG: .240 | OPS: .503.
  • Plawecki’s Hits line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.08 more than than his season average of 0.43.
  • Plawecki’s Runs Scored line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.28 more than than his season average of 0.23.
  • Plawecki’s RBIs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.35 more than than his season average of 0.15.
  • Plawecki’s Home Runs line for tonight’s matchup vs. Houston Astros is set at 0.5 which is 0.48 more than than his season average of 0.03.

Kevin Plawecki Stats vs. Houston

AB HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
11 0 1 0 .091 .091 .091 .182

Kevin Plawecki Notable Teammates

Name GP HR RBI R AVG OBP SLG OPS
Kevin Plawecki 40 1 6 9 .170 .263 .240 .503
Xander Bogaerts 100 8 45 57 .313 .388 .454 .842
Rafael Devers 88 23 57 63 .326 .380 .612 .992
Alex Verdugo 98 6 52 39 .266 .305 .371 .676
Jarren Duran 38 2 10 20 .238 .287 .395 .682
Christian Arroyo 46 4 13 16 .256 .312 .403 .715

The The Houston Astros are 2-3 in their last five games, while the Boston Red Sox are heading into this matchup with a record of 3-2 in their last five contests.

The Red Sox’s 53-52 record in 2022 puts them in 5th place in the AL East with a 12-29 division record and 10th place in the American League with a 47-45 league record.

The Houston Astros are 67-38, sitting in 1st place in the AL West with a 35-20 division record and 2nd place in the American League with a 59-34 league record.

Houston Astros Stat Rankings

STAT Rank
Team ERA 3.03 29
Team Batting Avg .240 19
HR 146 3
RBI 449 14
R 464 15
OBP .317 12
SLG .422 5
OPS .739 7

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