– The Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Yankee Stadium.
The Red Sox will give the ball to starter Clay Buchholz in this one. Righthander Buchholz is 0-0 this season with a 12.47 ERA.
It’ll be Michael Pineda toeing the rubber for the Yankees in this contest. Righthander Pineda is 0-1 with a 1.50 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Red Sox listed as 108-moneyline favorites versus the Yankees, while the game’s total is sitting at 8.5
Boston was a 4-2 winner in its last match at home against the Rangers. They won as -135 favorites, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, New York was a 5-4 loser at home against the Orioles. Bettors on Baltimore at +149 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Boston: 4-5 SU
New York: 4-5 SU
Boston most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
New York most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Baltimore are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston’s last 5 games on the road
Boston is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing NY Yankees
Boston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Yankees’s last 8 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of NY Yankees’s last 18 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees’s last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees’s last 6 games
NY Yankees home to Boston, Friday, April 11