Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Highlights MLB Odds Menu
The Boston Red Sox will look to improve on a 48-60 record when they take on the New York Yankees, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Friday.
The match puts starter Chris Capuano for the New York Yankees on the hill facing Anthony Ranaudo for the Boston Red Sox. Capuano brings a 1-1 mark to the game, while Ranaudo is 11-7 to date on the season.
Computer Prediction: New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 3.8-3.6 win for the Yankees on Friday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 3.8-3.6 result in favor of the Yankees 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 Boston Red Sox sport a record of 48-60 heading into this matchup, while the New York Yankees sit at 55-52 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs New York injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Boston Red Sox rated this week at No. 9 and the New York Yankees sitting at No. 12.
How New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Boston has baseball's No. 26-rated offensive output, at 8.4 hits per game. The New York Yankees average 8.65 hits per game, good for No. 15 on the list.
Defensively, New York features the No. 19-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.25 runs per game. Boston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 23 at home, scoring 3.71 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, New York was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Rangers. Bettors on Texas at +126 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. New York suffered a 3-2 loss against Texas on Wednesday, as Hiroki Kuroda wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Globe Life Park.
In their last action, Boston was a 6-1 loser at home against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Toronto at +101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Boston suffered a 6-1 loss against Toronto on Wednesday, as Brandon Workman wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Fenway Park.
New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Betting Odds Trends
NY Yankees is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Yankees's last 16 games
NY Yankees is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games on the road
Boston is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games at home
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Boston, Saturday, August 2nd