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MLB Playoffs Open Thread: Red Sox vs. Astros, Brewers vs. Dodgers

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The baseball gets off to an early start this evening, with the Red Sox and Astros kicking off the festivities just after 5 p.m.

MLB: NLCS-Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Dodgers Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

Boston Red Sox (108-54) at Houston Astros (103-59)

Time/Place: 5:09 p.m., Minute Maid Park
Series: 1-1
SB Nation sites: Over the Monster and The Crawfish Boxes
Media: TBS, TBS.com
Pitching Matchup: RHP Nathan Eovaldi (6-7, 3.81 ERA) vs. LHP Dallas Keuchel (12-11, 3.74 ERA)

ALCS Game 3 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Eovaldi 111.0 22.2 4.4 3.60 2.2
Keuchel 204.2 17.5 6.6 3.69 3.6

Milwaukee Brewers (96-67) at Los Angeles Dodgers (92-71)

Time/Place: 9:09 p.m., Dodger Stadium
Series: 2-1, Milwaukee
SB Nation sites: Brew Crew Ball and True Blue LA
Media: Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports Go
Pitching Matchup: LHP Gio Gonzalez (10-11, 4.21 ERA) vs. LHP Rich Hill (11-5, 3.66 ERA)

NLCS Game 4 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Gonzalez 171.0 19.8 10.7 4.16 2.0
Hill 132.2 27.4 7.5 3.97 1.9