Vote: How will the ALDS between the Red Sox and Astros play out?

The postseason begins Thursday for the Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros, as the two teams face off in Game 1 of the American League Division Series.

How will the Red Sox fare against the offensive-powerhouse Astros in the ALDS? And which player is most important for each team in the series? Cast your vote below:

Thursday's Game 1 is scheduled for 4:08 p.m. ET in Houston.