Yankees open up season against Astros
The New York Yankees will send ace starter CC Sabathia to the mound on Tuesday night as they open up their regular-season schedule on the road against the Houston Astros.
The Yankees ride a five-game winning streak against the Astros into the opener of their series on Tuesday night, with New York going 9-1 in the last 10 games between the teams. The UNDER has paid off in each of their last three matchups.
Scott Feldman will take the mound for Houston, and he'll carry a 0-0 record into the contest. CC Sabathia gets the ball for New York; he's 0-0 so far this season.
The Astros - Yankees odds would favor the Yankees if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Houston is rated No. 29 in the current Odds Shark poll, while New York is at No. 23.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-1 winner as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at -117 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Yankees beat Houston in extra innings, earning a 5-1 victory at Minute Maid Park in MLB wagering action.
New York at Houston, Wednesday, April 2nd