Houston Astros Starting Lineup | September 22, 2022 Astros Lineup

99-51, 1st in AL West

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The Houston Astros (99-51) will take on the Baltimore Orioles (77-71) on Thursday. Houston's Justin Verlander gets the start, and he'll go against Baltimore's Kyle Bradish. Yordan Alvarez has led the way for the Astros starting lineup recently, batting .438 with 5 home runs and 11 RBI over the club's last ten games.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Astros Starting Lineup

1. J. Altuve , (R), 2B
2. J. Pena , (R), SS
3. Y. Alvarez , (L), DH
4. A. Bregman , (R), 3B
5. K. Tucker , (L), RF
6. Y. Gurriel , (R), 1B
7. T. Mancini , (R), 1B
8. C. McCormick , (R), LF
9. M. Maldonado , (R), C
Pos Pitcher GS Record ERA IP Batters Faced Hits Runs HR Allowed BB SO K% BB% WHIP BABIP
P Justin Verlander J. Verlander (R) 25 17-3 1.78 157 599 104 39 12 27 163 27.2% 04.5% 0.83 .235
Pos Hitter Order G PA Hits 1B 2B 3B HR RBI Runs SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2B Jose Altuve J. Altuve (R) 1 131 567 146 88 33 0 25 53 92 18 1 .295 .383 .513 .896
SS Jeremy Pena J. Pena (R) 2 125 515 120 81 19 1 19 53 66 11 2 .249 .287 .411 .698
DH Yordan Alvarez Y. Alvarez (L) 3 124 519 131 68 24 2 37 94 91 1 1 .302 .405 .622 1.027
3B Alex Bregman A. Bregman (R) 4 143 608 135 76 38 0 21 88 88 1 2 .267 .375 .466 .841
RF Kyle Tucker K. Tucker (L) 5 139 566 133 76 27 1 29 102 68 22 3 .262 .334 .490 .824
1B Yuli Gurriel Y. Gurriel (R) 6 136 545 122 77 37 0 8 47 51 8 0 .240 .286 .360 .646
1B Trey Mancini T. Mancini (R) 7 133 554 121 81 21 1 18 62 55 0 0 .247 .329 .405 .734
LF Chas McCormick C. McCormick (R) 8 109 372 77 51 11 2 13 41 42 3 2 .234 .320 .398 .718
C Martin Maldonado M. Maldonado (R) 9 105 354 61 35 12 0 14 44 38 0 0 .189 .254 .356 .610

Most Common Astros Lineups

9 Games
1. Jose Altuve
2. Jeremy Pena
3. Yordan Alvarez
4. Alex Bregman
5. Kyle Tucker
6. Yuli Gurriel
7. Trey Mancini
8. Chas McCormick
9. Martin Maldonado
9 Games
1. Jose Altuve
2. Michael Brantley
3. Alex Bregman
4. Yordan Alvarez
5. Kyle Tucker
6. Yuli Gurriel
7. Jeremy Pena
8. Chas McCormick
9. Martin Maldonado
8 Games
1. Jose Altuve
2. Michael Brantley
3. Alex Bregman
4. Yordan Alvarez
5. Yuli Gurriel
6. Kyle Tucker
7. Jeremy Pena
8. Jose Siri
9. Martin Maldonado
4 Games
1. Jose Altuve
2. Jeremy Pena
3. Yordan Alvarez
4. Alex Bregman
5. Kyle Tucker
6. Yuli Gurriel
7. Aledmys Diaz
8. Mauricio Dubon
9. Martin Maldonado
4 Games
1. Jose Altuve
2. Yuli Gurriel
3. Yordan Alvarez
4. Alex Bregman
5. Kyle Tucker
6. Jeremy Pena
7. Chas McCormick
8. Jake Meyers
9. Martin Maldonado
3 Games
1. Jose Altuve
2. Yuli Gurriel
3. Yordan Alvarez
4. Alex Bregman
5. Kyle Tucker
6. Aledmys Diaz
7. Jeremy Pena
8. Jake Meyers
9. Martin Maldonado

2022 Recent Astros Lineups

Game Score Starting Pitcher 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
9/21 @ TB W 5-2 Corey Kluber C. Kluber (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Altuve J. Altuve Jeremy Pena J. Pena Yordan Alvarez Y. Alvarez Aledmys Diaz A. Diaz Kyle Tucker K. Tucker Yuli Gurriel Y. Gurriel Trey Mancini T. Mancini Chas McCormick C. McCormick Martin Maldonado M. Maldonado
9/20 @ TB W 5-0 Shane McClanahan S. McClanahan (L), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Altuve J. Altuve Jeremy Pena J. Pena Alex Bregman A. Bregman Kyle Tucker K. Tucker Aledmys Diaz A. Diaz Yuli Gurriel Y. Gurriel Trey Mancini T. Mancini Mauricio Dubon M. Dubon Martin Maldonado M. Maldonado
9/19 @ TB W 4-0 Drew Rasmussen D. Rasmussen (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Altuve J. Altuve Jeremy Pena J. Pena Yordan Alvarez Y. Alvarez Alex Bregman A. Bregman Kyle Tucker K. Tucker Yuli Gurriel Y. Gurriel Trey Mancini T. Mancini Christian Vazquez C. Vazquez Chas McCormick C. McCormick
9/18 vs OAK W 11-2 Framber Valdez F. Valdez (L), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Altuve J. Altuve Jeremy Pena J. Pena Yordan Alvarez Y. Alvarez Alex Bregman A. Bregman Kyle Tucker K. Tucker Yuli Gurriel Y. Gurriel Trey Mancini T. Mancini Chas McCormick C. McCormick Martin Maldonado M. Maldonado
9/17 vs OAK L 5-8 Jose Urquidy J. Urquidy (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Altuve J. Altuve Aledmys Diaz A. Diaz Yordan Alvarez Y. Alvarez Alex Bregman A. Bregman Kyle Tucker K. Tucker Trey Mancini T. Mancini Chas McCormick C. McCormick Christian Vazquez C. Vazquez David Hensley D. Hensley

Justin Verlander vs. the Orioles

  • The Astros will send Verlander (17-3) to the mound to make his 26th start of the season. He is 17-3 with a 1.78 ERA and 163 strikeouts in 157 innings pitched.
  • The right-hander's last appearance was on Saturday against the Oakland Athletics, when he threw 5 2/3 scoreless innings without allowing a hit.
  • In 25 games this season, the 39-year-old has put up an ERA of 1.78, with 9.3 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are hitting .184 against him.
  • Verlander is trying to collect his 20th quality start of the season in this game.
  • He meets an Orioles offense that ranks 22nd in the league with 614 runs while batting .234 as a squad. It has a collective .387 slugging percentage (17th in MLB action) and has hit a total of 154 home runs (16th in MLB).

Astros vs. Kyle Bradish

  • The Orioles will hand the ball to Bradish (3-7) for his 21st start of the season.
  • The right-hander's last appearance was on Saturday, when he threw 4 2/3 innings against the Toronto Blue Jays, giving up three earned runs while allowing six hits.
  • The 26-year-old has pitched to a 5.05 ERA this season with 8.2 strikeouts per nine innings compared to 3.3 walks per nine across 20 games.

Astros Betting Trends

  • The Astros have put together a 93-39 record in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 70.5% of those games).
  • Houston has a record of 40-15 when playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -193 or shorter (72.7%).
  • The Astros have an implied moneyline win probability of 65.9% in this game.
  • Houston has played in 154 games with over/under set, and has combined with opponents to go over the total 55 times (55-91-8).
  • The Astros have an 85-69-0 record ATS this season (covering 55.2% of the time).

Astros Injury News

  • Jason Castro: 60 Day Injury List (Knee)
  • Michael Brantley: 60 Day Injury List (Shoulder)
  • Josh James: 60 Day Injury List (Back)