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Red Sox vs Astros Schedule, Odds & Predictions for MLB Playoffs ALCS Series on FanDuel Sportsbook

Larry Rupp
Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros MLB Playoffs odds, schedule & predictions for ALCS series.
Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros MLB Playoffs odds, schedule & predictions for ALCS series. / Ron Vesely/GettyImages

Both of the MLB American League division series wrapped in an exciting four games this past week, meaning a championship matchup has been made official.

The No. 2 Houston Astros will have home-field advantage over the No. 4 Boston Red Sox.

Here's all the info you need to know about the series.

Red Sox vs Astros Schedule

Game 1: Friday, Oct. 15 (8:07 p.m. EST)
Game 2: Saturday, Oct. 16 (TBD)
Game 3: Monday, Oct. 18 (TBD)
Game 4: Tuesday, Oct. 19 (TBD)
Game 5 (if necessary): Wednesday, Oct. 20 (TBD)
Game 6 (if necessary): Friday, Oct. 22 (TBD)
Game 7 (if necessary): Saturday, Oct. 23 (TBD)

Red Sox vs Astros Odds

MLB Playoff odds from FanDuel Sportsbook have the Astros as -156 favorites to win the series, while the Red Sox are +132 underdogs.

The odds point to the Astros winning the series 4-2 or 4-3 as the most likely outcome, with +390 odds each.

Red Sox vs Astros Predictions

Red Sox vs Astros series predictions from FiveThirtyEight.

The Astros are projected for a 61% chance to advance to the World Series, while the Red Sox are projected for a 39% chance. Meanwhile, Houston is projected for a 26% chance to win the 2021 World Series and Boston is projected for a 14% chance to win it all.

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