The Tampa Bay Rays and the Houston Astros take the field in Game 2 of the 2020 American League Championship Series on Monday afternoon. The Rays lead this 2020 MLB Playoffs series after a 2-1 victory in Game 1. Lance McCullers is scheduled to start for Houston, with Charlie Morton, who played for the Astros from 2017-18, on the mound for Tampa Bay. First pitch is at 4:07 p.m. ET in San Diego.
William Hill lists Tampa Bay as the -130 favorite, up from opening at -125. The over-under for total runs expected is set at eight in the latest Astros vs. Rays odds. Before making any Rays vs. Astros picks, check out the latest MLB predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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