Astros vs Guardians Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 1

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Astros vs Guardians Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 1

Odds updated as of 7:25 PM

The Houston Astros versus the Cleveland Guardians is on the MLB schedule for Wednesday.

Before checking out the MLB betting lines on FanDuel Sportsbook, we've got you covered, in terms of the vital info about this game.

Astros vs Guardians Game Info

  • Houston Astros (10-19) vs. Cleveland Guardians (19-10)
  • Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2024
  • Time: 8:10 PM ET
  • Venue: Minute Maid Park -- Houston, Texas
  • Coverage: SCHN

Astros vs Guardians Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: HOU: (-184) | CLE: (+154)
  • Spread: HOU: -1.5 (+112) | CLE: +1.5 (-134)
  • Total: 8.5 -- Over: (-115) | Under: (-105)

Astros vs Guardians Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Justin Verlander (Astros) - 1-0, 1.74 ERA vs Triston McKenzie (Guardians) - 2-2, 4.91 ERA

The Astros will give the nod to Justin Verlander (1-0) versus the Guardians and Triston McKenzie (2-2). Verlander has a record of 1-1-0 ATS in two starts with a spread this season. Verlander's team is 1-1 this season when he starts and they're favored on the moneyline. The Guardians have a 3-2-0 ATS record in McKenzie's five starts with a set spread. The Guardians have not been the underdog on the moneyline when McKenzie starts this season.

Astros vs Guardians Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Astros win (60.8%)

Astros vs Guardians Moneyline

  • Houston is the favorite, -184 on the moneyline, while Cleveland is a +154 underdog on the road.

Astros vs Guardians Spread

  • The Astros are hosting the Guardians and are favored by 1.5 runs on the spread. The Astros are +112 to cover the runline, with the Guardians being -134.

Astros vs Guardians Over/Under

  • A combined run total of 8.5 has been set for Astros-Guardians on May 1, with the over at -115 and the under at -105.

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Astros vs Guardians Betting Trends

  • The Astros have been favorites in 23 games this season and have come away with the win eight times (34.8%) in those contests.
  • Houston has been listed as a favorite of -184 or more on two occasions this season and won both games.
  • Contests with the Astros have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in nine of 29 chances this season.
  • The Astros are 11-18-0 against the spread in their 29 games that had a posted line this season.
  • The Guardians have gone 8-5 in games they were listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 61.5% of those games).
  • Cleveland has played as a moneyline underdog of +154 or longer in just one game this season, which it lost.
  • The Guardians have played in 29 games with a set over/under, and have combined with opponents to go over the total 17 times (17-11-1).
  • The Guardians have a 20-9-0 record ATS this season (covering 69% of the time).

Astros Player Leaders

  • Kyle Tucker is batting .300 with seven doubles, seven home runs and 21 walks. He has an on-base percentage of .412 and a slugging percentage of .555.
  • Among qualifying hitters in the majors, he ranks 24th in batting average, 10th in on-base percentage, and 13th in slugging.
  • Tucker hopes to build on a six-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last 10 games he is batting .378 with three doubles, two home runs, eight walks and six RBI.
  • Jose Altuve has 41 hits and an OBP of .414 to go with a slugging percentage of .597. All three of those stats are tops among Houston hitters this season. He's batting .345.
  • Among qualifying batters, his batting average ranks him sixth, his on-base percentage ninth, and his slugging percentage seventh.
  • Altuve heads into this game looking to extend his two-game hit streak. During his last five outings he is batting .286 with a double, two home runs, three walks and two RBI.
  • Yordan Alvarez is batting .263 with a .474 slugging percentage and 18 RBI this year.
  • Jeremy Pena has three home runs, 11 RBI and a batting average of .327 this season.
  • Pena enters this game on a three-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is batting .316 with a home run, two walks and an RBI.

Guardians Player Leaders

  • Steven Kwan has put up a .395 on-base percentage and a .483 slugging percentage, both team-best marks for the Guardians. He's batting .350.
  • Including all the qualifying hitters in the big leagues, he ranks fifth in batting average, 15th in on-base percentage and 38th in slugging percentage.
  • Kwan takes a six-game hitting streak into this game. In his last 10 games he is batting .342 with three doubles, a triple, a home run, five walks and four RBI.
  • Josh Naylor has racked up 29 hits to lead his team. He has a batting average of .282 while slugging .553 with an on-base percentage of .361.
  • His batting average ranks 41st among all qualified players, his on-base percentage ranks 38th, and he is 14th in slugging.
  • Jose Ramirez has five doubles, a triple, five home runs and five walks while hitting .252.
  • Andres Gimenez is batting .271 with five doubles, a triple, a home run and five walks.

Astros vs Guardians Head to Head

  • 4/30/2024: 10-9 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -172, Underdog Moneyline: +144)
  • 8/2/2023: 3-2 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -132, Underdog Moneyline: +112)
  • 8/1/2023: 2-0 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -200, Underdog Moneyline: +168)
  • 7/31/2023: 7-3 HOU (Favorite: Astros, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -184, Underdog Moneyline: +154)
  • 6/11/2023: 5-0 CLE (Favorite: Guardians, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -124, Underdog Moneyline: +106)
  • 6/10/2023: 6-4 HOU (Favorite: Guardians, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -136, Underdog Moneyline: +116)
  • 6/9/2023: 10-9 CLE (Favorite: Guardians, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -110, Underdog Moneyline: -106)

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