Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees MLB Baseball Betting, Odds, Lines, Free Predictions
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees Match Preview and Free Picks
The Tampa Bay Rays were poised to win their fourth consecutive contest against the New York Yankees before Aaron Judge ignited a six-run uprising to even the four-game series at one win apiece. The Yankees aim to ride the momentum of their late rally into Wednesday's contest when the American League East rivals reconvene in the Bronx.
Judge belted a go-ahead two-run homer and Didi Gregorius ended a 1-for-23 skid with a grand slam on Tuesday as New York extended its lead to six games over Tampa Bay with an 8-3 victory. Edwin Encarnacion has gone deep three times in the first two games of the series heading into an encounter with Rays right-hander Yonny Chirinos, against whom he is 1-for-6 with a homer in his career. Tampa Bay's Austin Meadows belted a solo shot to extend his hitting streak to seven games and improve to 13-for-42 with four homers in the season series against the Yankees. The 24-year-old All-Star also went deep against Wednesday starter Domingo German in a 4-3 loss to New York on May 10.
The New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at SunTrust Park.
Jacob deGrom will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Right hander deGrom is 3-6 this season with a 3.37 ERA.
Starting this game for the Braves will be Julio Teheran. The right hander has a 2.92 ERA to go along with a 5-4 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Mets as -105-moneyline favorites versus the Braves, while the game's total opened at 9.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 12-3 winner as they battled the Mets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -133 were rewarded, while the 15 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York was a 12-3 loser in its last match on the road against the Braves. They lost as +123 underdogs, while the total score of 15 made winners of OVER bettors.
New York Yankees: Chirinos notched a win for the first time in over one month on Friday after allowing two runs on four hits with a career-high eight strikeouts over seven innings in a 16-4 romp at Baltimore. The 25-year-old Venezuelan will make his fifth appearance against the Yankees this season after recording a 1-1 mark with a 3.32 ERA in the previous four while limiting the high-octane club to a .228 batting average. Chirinos has been consistent regardless of pitching at home or on the road, posting 4-2 marks with a 3.12 ERA away from Tropicana Field as opposed to a 3.11 ERA in Tampa.
Tampa Bay Rays: German has returned from the injured list with a flourish, winning both starts while surrendering just one run on eight hits over 12 innings while striking out 13 without walking a batter. The 26-year-old Dominican improved to 2-0 in four career appearances versus Tampa Bay after yielding three runs on five hits in five frames on May 10. Ji-Man Choi joined Meadows in going deep off German in the fifth inning of that contest, igniting a run of 11 homers allowed in seven trips to the mound before tossing six scoreless innings versus Toronto last Friday.
New York Mets Betting Odds Trends
|Team record: 34-38 SU|
|NY Mets is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games|
|NY Mets is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Mets's last 7 games|
Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends
|Team record: 43-30 SU|
|Atlanta is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games|
|Atlanta is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games|
New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Fantasy Props Full List
|Los Angeles Dodgers||-1.5 (+105)||-147||O 10.5 (-110)|
|Philadelphia Phillies||+1.5 (-125)||+127||U 10.5 (-110)|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||-0.5 (-110)||-155||O 6.0 (-105)|
|Philadelphia Phillies||+0.5 (-120)||+125||U 6.0 (-125)|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||-0.5 (+230)||-130||–|
|Philadelphia Phillies||+0.5 (-320)||EVEN||–|