2021 World Series: Astros vs. Braves Game 2 Live Stream TV Channel Watch Online Time MLB Playoff Odds
The Atlanta Braves and Houston Astros play Game 2 of the 2021 World Series on Wednesday night in Houston. Atlanta came in with a 1-0 best-of-seven series lead after a end-to-end win in Game 1 on Tuesday night. Houston is looking to tie the Fall Classic at 1-1 before the World Series moves to Truist Park this weekend. The Game 2 pitching match pits Braves left-hander Max Fried against Astros right-hander José Urquidy.
The Braves, appearing in their first World Series since 1999, reached that point after sending the Milwaukee Brewers to the National League Division Series and then the defending Los Angeles Dodgers champion to the Championship Series. NL. The Astros won their third pennant in five years by knocking down a pair of Sox: the Chicago White Sox in the ALDS and the Boston Red Sox in the ALCS.
With that clearing of the throat, let’s move on to the important stuff – like how you can watch Wednesday night’s game.
How to watch
Dated: Wednesday October 27 | Time: 8:09 p.m. ET
Site: Minute Maid Park (Houston)
TV: FOX | Direct: fuboTV (try for free)
Chances: ATL +101; HOU -111; O / U: 8.5 (via Caesars Sportsbook)
Starting pitchers: Max Fried (ATL) vs. José Urquidy (HOU)
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Fried will make his first career World Series start. During the regular season, he compiled a 3.04 ERA (145 ERA +) and strikeout ratio of 3.85 in 28 starts. Fried has made 15 playoff appearances in his career. On these outings, he has a 3.86 ERA and a strike-to-bat ratio of 3.92.
Urquidy, on the other hand, will make his third career World Series appearance. In 20 regular season starts this year, he’s racked up a 3.62 ERA (119 ERA +) and a strikeout to steps ratio of 4.74. He’s made nine career playoff appearances, amassing a 4.28 ERA and a strike-to-strike ratio of 2.50.
Our goal is to achieve maximum entertainment value with the World Series. In this case, that means Houston is fixing things before Thursday’s travel day.
To take: Astros 6, Braves 4
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