Rays-Astros Game 4: live updates here

Tampa Bay TimesThe Astros now have Josh James up in the bullpen. Houston pitching coach Brent Strom comes to the mound to try to settle Verlander down. Kevin Kiermaier comes up next and strikes out. But the Rays send eight to the plate. After the first inning, it's Rays 3, ...

October 9th 2019


Astros vs. Rays score: Live ALDS Game 4 updates, MLB playoffs highlights, full coverage

CBSSports.comTommy Pham gave the Rays an early lead in ALDS Game 4 against the Astros on Tuesday night in Tropicana Field. In the bottom of the first, Houston starter Justin Verlander, going on short rest, put a changeup on a tee for Pham, and the Tampa Bay ...

October 9th 2019


Astros vs. Rays odds, line: 2019 ALDS Game 4 picks, predictions from advanced model

CBSSports.comAfter winning 107 games to take the American League West, the Houston Astros got their MLB Playoffs off to a strong start with two wins at home against the Tampa Bay Rays to start the 2019 American League Division Series. However, the Rays responded ...

October 8th 2019


What the Rays can expect tonight from Astros ace Justin Verlander

Tampa Bay TimesPETERSBURG — Monday's season-extending win was only minutes old when the Rays got the sobering news that they'd have to face Astros ace Justin Verlander in Game 4 tonight. In what could turn out to be bad gamble or a bold and brilliant move, the ...

October 8th 2019


Despite Game 3 Hiccup, Astros Sitting Pretty

The Crawfish BoxesTo go 11-0 in the Major League Baseball playoffs is an almost impossible task. With most of the 2019 division series in the books, there was only one sweep among four series, and both NL matchups have already been pushed to five games. Of the teams still ...

October 8th 2019


Justin Verlander pushed Astros for ALDS Game 4 start on short rest

Sporting NewsVerlander reportedly pushed for the Astros to give him the ball after Zack Greinke took the loss in Game 3. "You can't put all your eggs in one basket and say, 'If we lose (Game 4), we've got Justin and Gerrit in Game 5,'" Verlander said, via MLB.com.

October 8th 2019


Rays Top the Astros and, for Once, Fill Their Stadium

The New York TimesThe Rays pounded the Astros, 10-3, in front of 32,251 fans — the stadium's largest crowd of 2019 and more than three-and-a-half times the number of fans that showed up for a game two weeks ago during a pennant race. Most of them roared their support and ...

October 8th 2019


Astros vs. Rays live stream: 2019 ALDS Game 4 prediction, pick, odds, TV channel, watch MLB playoffs online

CBSSports.comThanks to an offensive explosion in Game 3, the Tampa Bay Rays are still alive in the ALDS. They'll try to beat the Houston Astros again in Game 4 on Tuesday to force a winner-take-all Game 5 in Minute Maid Park on Thursday. A win Tuesday sends the ...

October 8th 2019