SP,RP - HOU
Astros pitcher Framber Valdez will start Game 1 of the World Series in Houston against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.
Valdez will look for a reversal of fortune in Game 1 against the Braves Tuesday night. He has struggled so far this postseason with a 4.20 ERA, .286 opponents batting average, and 1.40 WHIP in 15.0 innings pitched this postseason for the Astros.
Astros pitcher Framber Valdez will start Game 1 of ALCS against the Red Sox on Friday.
Valdez will look to get back on track for the Astros. Valdez struggled in one start for the Astros in the ALDS, allowing four runs and a .389 opponents batting average in 4.1 innings pitched.
Astros starter Framber Valdez allowed four runs over five innings of work against the Athletics on Friday evening. His final line included four hits, two homers, one walk, seven strikeouts, and the loss. Houston ultimately fell to Oakland by a score of 8-6.
Valdez is now 11-6 with a 3.14 ERA, 1.25 WHIP, and .220 OBA through 22 games this season. While he won't pitch again in the regular season, the southpaw will play a pivotal role for Houston in the postseason and is a candidate to pitch Game 1 of the ALDS.
Astros starter Framber Valdez allowed one run over 6.2 innings of work against the Athletics on Saturday. His final line included three hits, four walks, three strikeouts, and the no-decision. Houston ultimately fell to Oakland by a score of 2-1.
Valdez is now 11-5 with a 2.98 ERA, 1.26 WHIP, and .220 OBA through 21 starts this season. He now has just one earned run and nine strikeouts over his last 13.2 innings of work.
Astros starter Framber Valdez threw seven shutout innings against the Angels on Monday. His final line included six hits, three walks, six strikeouts, and the win. Houston ultimately defeated Los Angeles by a score of 10-0.
Valdez is now 11-5. He owns a 3.07 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, and .224 OBA with 53 walks and 115 strikeouts through 20 starts this season. Monday marked his third scoreless outing of 2021.