We’ve got more playoff baseball on Wednesday, with both the ALCS and NLCS in action in the evening. While we do have two games, I’m choosing to load up on a couple of bets in one particular game. With that in mind, here are my favorite MLB bets to consider on DraftKings Sportsbook.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Houston Astros
I’m going to go back to the well once again with the Astros; it just seems impossible Tampa Bay’s luck will continue like this. Houston left 10 runners on base again in its Game 3 loss, bringing the three-game total to a whopping 31, and has out-hit Tampa Bay 26-18 over the course of the series. Game 2 really should have been a 1-0 win, with Yuli Gurriel’s inexplicable error with two outs eventually leading to a three-run homer which proved to be the Rays’ only offense, and a throwing error by Jose Altuve in Game 3 on a double-play ball allowing a big inning to take place that never should have. We can talk about how great Tyler Glasnow’s Statcast data looks, but the Astros have been hitting just about everyone this postseason. This is a play based solely on the odds of the Rays’ dumb luck continuing; it just does not seem possible they can