Chicago White Sox @ Houston Astros
Money line: HOU -135
Lance Lynn, CWS
Hard not to like Lynn here. He was a Cy Young candidate all year long. The problem is he’s facing one of the best offenses in the game in Houston. They were fourth in OPS during the month of September and fourth in OPS against right-handed pitching throughout the entire year. Lynn’s ability to miss bats is elite, but the Astros don’t strike out all that often. The Astros actually ranked 29th in strikeouts against right-handed pitching this year at just 20%. I prefer McCullers in this match-up, but Lynn is solid.
Lance McCullers Jr., HOU
McCullers has been extremely good all year long and has been the Astros best starter this season. He pitched to a...