New York Yankees Starter CC Sabathia Out to Silence Boston Red Sox Bats in MLB Contest
The New York Yankees will look to improve on a 5-5 record when they take on the Boston Red Sox, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Friday.
The New York Yankees will turn to CC Sabathia and his 1-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Boston Red Sox send Jon Lester (0-2) to the hill.
Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Boston Red Sox were -112 moneyline favorites in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 8.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 3.4-3.2 win for the Red Sox on Friday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 3.4-3.2 result in favor of the Red Sox today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The New York Yankees sport a record of 5-5 heading into this matchup, while the Boston Red Sox sit at 4-6 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs Boston injuries news.
It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 24-rated New York Yankees and the league No. 4-ranked Boston Red Sox, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Stats Matchup
On offense, it's a battle between the New York Yankees and its No. 22-rated batting order, averaging 3.7 runs per nine innings, against the No. 24 lineup of the Boston Red Sox at 3.6 runs per outing.
New York owns the No. 20 defense, allowing 3.7 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Boston's No. 15-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Red Sox were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -103 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. The Red Sox were saddled with a loss last time out in Clay Buchholz's start, as they lost 4-1 against New York on Thursday at Yankee Stadium.
Next Betting Matchups
Boston at New York, Saturday, April 12th