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    Jean Segura is just two hits away from his 100th of the season as his Philadelphia Phillies (87-74) ready for a matchup against the Houston Astros (105-56) on Wednesday at 4:10 PM ET. The Phillies are underdogs (+157) against the Astros (-186). Framber Valdez starts for Houston while Philadelphia will counter with Bailey Falter.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Astros vs. Phillies

    • Game Day: Wednesday, October 5, 2022
    • Game Time: 4:10 PM ET
    • TV Channel: SportsNet SW
    • Location: Houston, Texas
    • Stadium: Minute Maid Park
    Astros vs Phillies Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Astros -186 7.5

    Astros Stats & Trends

    Astros Batting

    • The Astros average 1.3 home runs per game to rank fourth in MLB action with 213 total home runs.
    • The Astros’ .247 batting average ranks 12th in the majors.
    • The Astros’ .318 on-base percentage ranks eighth-best in baseball.
    • Astros hitters strike out 7.3 times per game, the second-lowest average in the league.
    • The Astros average 1.4 homers per home game this season (115 total at home).
    • The Astros are averaging 3.2 extra-base hits per game while slugging .446 at home.
    • The club averages 8.2 hits per game and is batting .255 at home this season.

    Astros Key Batters

    • Yordan Alvarez has 142 hits and an OBP of .405, both of which rank first among Houston hitters this season.
    • Among qualifying hitters, Alvarez is seventh in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks second, and he is second in slugging.
    • Alvarez has hit safely in two straight games. In his last five games he is batting .316 with five doubles and a walk.
    • Alex Bregman has 38 doubles, 23 home runs and 86 walks while hitting .259.
    • Bregman ranks 64th in batting average, 20th in on-base percentage and 42nd in slugging among qualified hitters.
    • Jose Altuve has hit 28 homers with a team-high .531 SLG this season.
    • Kyle Tucker has 30 home runs, 107 RBI and a batting average of .258 this season.

    Phillies Stats & Trends

    Phillies Batting

    • The Phillies rank sixth in Major League Baseball with 205 home runs.
    • The Phillies have a team batting average of .253 this season, which ranks seventh among MLB teams.
    • The Phillies have an on-base percentage of .317 this season, which ranks ninth in the league.
    • The Phillies rank 13th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 8.4 whiffs per contest.
    • They have averaged 1.2 home runs per game in their 80 road contests this season.
    • In 80 road games this season, they’re slugging .405 with 232 hits going for extra bases.
    • They are averaging 8.6 base hits per game and batting .247 on the road this season.

    Phillies Key Batters

    • Kyle Schwarber leads the Phillies with 126 hits.
    • Including all qualified hitters in the big leagues, Schwarber ranks 122nd in batting average, 67th in on-base percentage and 13th in slugging percentage.
    • Schwarber enters this game on a four-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is hitting .444 with a triple, four home runs, five walks and seven RBI.
    • J.T. Realmuto has a .339 on-base percentage to lead his team.
    • Including all qualified hitters, Realmuto ranks 34th in batting average, 47th in on-base percentage and 24th in slugging percentage.
    • Rhys Hoskins has 33 doubles, two triples, 30 home runs and 72 walks while hitting .247.
    • Alec Bohm paces his team with a .398 slugging percentage.

    Astros vs. Phillies Probable Pitchers

    Valdez Falter
    30 GS 15
    16-6 W-L 6-4
    2.84 ERA 3.90
    196.1 IP 83.0
    66 BB 17
    184 SO 74

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