- Chicago, Illinois 60616
- Line: CHW -130
- Over/Under: 9
Boston Red Sox (92-70, second in the AL East) vs. Houston Astros (95-67, first in the AL West)
Atlanta Braves (88-73, first in the NL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (106-56, second in the NL West)
Enrique Hernández continued his impressive postseason run and Astros manager Dusty Baker had nothing but praise for the Red Sox center fielder during an in-game interview.
Friday's win marked the fourth postseason game where Jose Altuve and Carlos Correa both hit homers, the most by a pair of infield teammates in MLB history.
Astros come out on top in the series opener despite Kiké Hernández's display of October magic.
The Red Sox bring home a run as Jose Altuve has the ball bounce between his legs on what could have been an inning-ending double play.