Freddy Garcia will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Righthander Garcia is 0-1 this season with a 6.96 ERA.
Garcia’s opponent in this one will be Felix Doubront. The Red Sox lefthander has a 5.40 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Red Sox listed as 120-moneyline favorites versus the Yankees, while the game’s total is sitting at 11.
Last time out for New York, they were a 6-2 winner as they battled the Red Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at +100 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Boston has lost 4 straight games.
New York: 8-6 SU
Boston: 4-9 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Boston are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees’s last 5 games on the road
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Boston’s last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Boston’s last 22 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Boston is 14-7 SU in their last 21 games when playing NY Yankees
Boston home to NY Yankees, Sunday, April 22