New York Yankees vs Houston Astros Odds & Info
|Game||New York Yankees vs Houston Astros|
|Date & Time||Friday June 24, 2022, 7:05 PM (EDT)|
NYY -125 ; Total 7.5
The top two teams in the American League will square off on Friday night, when the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees continue their series from the Bronx. The Astros (43-26) are eight games above .500 on the road and hold a comfortable 9.5 lead in the AL West Division race. Last night, Alex Bregman and Yordan Alvarez each went deep during a 7-6 road loss against New York.
Two-time Cy Young Award winner Justin Verlander (8-3 2.30 ERA) continues to pitch well at age thirty-nine. Through 82 plus innings, Verlander has struck out 81 batters and ranks fourth in the American League with a 0.89 WHIP.
The New York Yankees have won 30 of their first 37 home games and own the best overall record in the majors. On Thursday, New York OF Aaron Hicks tied the game at six with a three-run blast in the bottom of the ninth inning. OF Aaron Judge walked it off for the Yankees (52-18) with an RBI single
The Yankees will give the nod to talented right-hander Luis Severino (4-1 3.27 ERA) on Friday. Last time out, Severino gave up five runs in five innings during a 10-9 road loss against Toronto.
Recent Betting Trends
- Astros are 8-2 in their last 10 road games.
- Yankees are 52-19 in their last 71 home games.
- Under is 25-10 in Astros last 35 road games.
- Under is 24-8-1 in Yankees last 33 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
- Astros are 5-11 in the last 16 meetings in New York.
Free MLB Pick:
New York RP Aroldis Chapman (Achilles) is expected to begin a minor league rehab assignment this weekend. Through 69 games, Houston ranks 6th in OPS and 18th in runs scored. For the season, New York ranks 1st in OPS and 1st in runs scored. Take the under. Final Score Prediction, New York Yankees win 3-2.