With Houston Astros still under deluge from last weekend’s hurricane, this series was shifted to St Petersburg after the two teams couldn’t agree on proper compensation to play it in Arlington.
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MLB Expert Picks: The Houston Astros Starts Three-Game Series with the Baltimore Orioles
Houston is a full 15.5 games ahead of Seattle in the American League West, so they can be forgiven for playing .500 ball since the All-Star break ended. This team is not only head and shoulders ahead in their division, they are also ten games up on the Red Sox for the best record in the American League.
Minnesota Twins starts the second half of their season with a trip to Houston. The Astros are currently holding down the best record in the American League after an incredible first half.
These have not been good times in the Bronx as the New York Yankees have gone through a June swoon. It is now five series and counting since they last won one. And the teams the losses have been piling up against are not exactly la crème de la crème of baseball.
The ESPN game of the week has the Boston Red Sox taking on the Houston Astros. It’s a juicy matchup that has a heating up Boston team taking on a cooling off Astros.
The Red Sox are within striking distance of first in the AL East with a 10-4 record in their last 14 games heading into Saturday night’s games.
While Boston does have a number of depth players on the DL, they are at…