Astros DH Yordan Alvarez Remains Out of Lineup
Houston Astros batter Yordan Alvarez remains off the lineup after colliding with shortstop Jeremy Peña on Wednesday. Alvarez and Pena both aimed at the pop fly and collided with the left fielder. Pena was able to get up and leave alone. But Alvarez had to be carried away. Both men have passed the concussion protocol and there are no official reports, but Pena returned to the lineup on Friday
Houston Astros Betting Odds
Houston Astros Betting Odds It is important that Alvarez is not in the Astros lineup. He leads the American League with slugging percentage and OPS majors. Without Alvarez, the Astros lineup lacks a lot of pop and the market is responding. The total number of matches against the Los Angeles Angels has dropped from 8.5 to 8 since the opening. If you want to take advantage of the weakened Astros lineup, visit the Van Duel Sportsbook to get the Under.