Astros will host Rays in decisive Game 5 of ALDS
Houston; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Astros -271; over/under is 7 runs
ALDS: Series tied 2-2
BOTTOM LINE: Houston will host Tampa Bay in the final game of the ALDS Thursday.
The Astros are 60-21 on their home turf. Houston has slugged .495, good for first in the majors. Alex Bregman leads the team with a .592 slugging percentage, including 80 extra-base hits and 41 home runs.
The Rays are 48-33 on the road. The Tampa Bay pitching staff owns a team ERA of 3.69, Charlie Morton paces the staff with a mark of 3.05.
TOP PERFORMERS: Bregman leads the Astros with 41 home runs and has 112 RBIs. George Springer is 8-for-29 with a double, four home runs and six RBIs over the last 10 games for Houston.