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Red Sox at Yankees 8/1/20 - MLB Picks & Predictions

New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Odds & Info

Game New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox
Date & Time Saturday August 1, 2020, 7:07 PM (EDT)
Yankee Stadium New York, NY
Latest odds
NYY -180 ; O/U 10
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The Boston Red Sox play the second game of a three-game series on the road against American League East rival the New York Yankees on Saturday. Boston improved to 3-4 following a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Thursday. Christian Vazquez hit a pair of home runs and Martin Perez pitched very well in a starting role helping the Red Sox take two of three from the Mets.

Jackie Bradley Jr. is leading the Red Sox with a .400 batting average. Christian Vazquez is leading Boston in home runs with four, RBIs with eight and hits with eight. On Saturday, the Red Sox will send Zack Godley to the mound. The right-hander is 0-0 with an ERA of 0.00, 7 Ks and 0 BBs.

The New York Yankees improved to an AL East-leading 4-1 following an 8-6 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday. The victory gave the Yankees a sweep of a short, rescheduled two-game series. Aaron Judge belted a three-run home run in the top of the ninth inning after the Yankees had blown an early lead of five runs. New York has won three straight.

Giancarlo Stanton is leading the Yankees in batting with an average .500,  in home runs with 2, RBIs with 6 and hits with eight.  Luke Voit and Aaron Judge are also tied for the home run lead with two each. On Saturday, the Yankees will send  Masahiro Tanaka to the mound. The veteran right-hander will be making his first start of the regular season for New York.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Boston is 3-4 in its last 7
  • The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Red Sox last 6
  • New York is 5-1 in its last 6
  • The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Yankees last 7

Free MLB Pick:

Over 10 Runs

The play here is OVER. Both the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees arrived for this matchup hitting the cover off the ball. Boston's Christian Vasquez hit two home runs on Thursday night and has hit three in his last two games. The OVER has cashed in five of the Yankees last 7 and in 14 of the last 17 played during July. Final Score Prediction, New York Yankees win but our best play is OVER 7-6.

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