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Boston Red Sox home to Yankees in baseball betting action

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July 8, 8:05 PM | GrassFenway Park

New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Odds

51-33TEAM RECORD43-42

The visiting Yankees hope for a solid performance on Sunday as they look to steal a win at Fenway Park against the Boston Red Sox.

Jon Lester gets the call for the Boston Red Sox and he will try to build on a 5-5 mark. In the other dugout, Ivan Nova brings a 9-3 ledger to the game for the Yankees as he tries to quiet the Red Sox bats.

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Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with the Red Sox in this one will find them as -125 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 10 at its open earlier today.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Red Sox at No. 4 in the American League and the Yankees at No. 2 in the American League heading into this contest.


How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Boston has the American League's No. 2-rated offensive output, at 9.4 hits per game. The Yankees average 8.9 hits per game, good for No. 6 on the American League list.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Boston has the American League's No. 9-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Yankees own the American League's No. 4 mark in runs allowed.

In their last action, New York was a 9-5 loser on the road against the Red Sox. Bettors on Boston at -108 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. New York looks to rebound from a loss to the Red Sox, who beat them 9-5 on Saturday behind a start from Felix Doubront at Fenway Park.

New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After a win are 5-5

A few Yankees at Red Sox trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Boston
NY Yankees are 12-4 SU in their last 16 games on the road
NY Yankees are 17-8 SU in their last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston's last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Boston's last 25 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Boston is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home

Next up:
NY Yankees home to LA Angels, Friday, July 13
Boston at Tampa Bay, Friday, July 13