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Houston Astros at New York Yankees Betting Lines and Pick

Houston Astros

vs

New York Yankees
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 7:05 PM ET
Yankee Stadium

The Houston Astros pay a visit to New York on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Yankees bats in baseball betting action at Yankee Stadium.

The New York Yankees will turn to Chris Capuano and his 1-3 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Houston Astros send Brett Oberholtzer (4-8) to the hill.

Houston Astros vs New York Yankees Opening Odds and Betting Line

The moneyline was hovering in the range of -159 for the New York Yankees in this one over at TopBet. The over under number was sitting near 8.5 at 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Houston Astros vs New York Yankees Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 3.9-3.5 victory for the Yankees. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Houston Astros vs New York Yankees Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The New York Yankees bring a 63-59 record to the battle against the 52-73 Astros. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs Houston injuries news.

This game puts the New York Yankees, most recently No. 21 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Houston Astros, who rate a No. 8 in the latest survey.

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How Houston Astros vs New York Yankees Stats Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and New York has baseball's No. 21-rated offensive output, at 8.52 hits per game. The Houston Astros average 8.16 hits per game, good for No. 28 on the list.

Defensively, Houston features the No. 29-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.82 runs per game. New York, meanwhile, comes in at No. 29 at home, scoring 3.57 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Houston won its last outing, a 8-1 result against the Red Sox on August 17. Bettors who backed the Astros at +114 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Astros enjoyed a 8-1 victory at the expense of the Red Sox on Sunday, with Collin McHugh throwing 6 innings of 7-hit ball at Fenway Park.

The Yankees were a 4-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rays. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -104 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors. New York got the job done in their last match in a 4-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Sunday at Tropicana Field behind starter Hiroki Kuroda.

Houston Astros vs New York Yankees Betting Odds Trends

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
Houston is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 6 games on the road
Houston is 3-13 SU in its last 16 games when playing NY Yankees
NY Yankees is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Yankees's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 7 games at home
NY Yankees is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games when playing Houston

Next Betting Matchups

Houston at New York, Wednesday, August 20th

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