Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees Highlights MLB Odds Menu
The New York Yankees pay a visit to Tampa Bay on Friday, hoping to shut down the Rays bats in baseball betting action at Tropicana Field.
The Tampa Bay Rays will turn to Alex Cobb and his 7-6 record as they look for a win in this one, while the New York Yankees send Brandon McCarthy (7-11) to the hill.
New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to pick the visiting New York Yankees before the first pitch in this match found them as 126-moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 7 earlier at TopBet.
Computer Prediction: New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.2-3.7 victory for the Rays. 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
60-61 Tampa Bay battles the Yankees, currently with a 61-58 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs New York injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Tampa Bay Rays rated this week at No. 2 and the New York Yankees sitting at No. 15.
How New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting New York Yankees rank No. 17 at 8.55 hits per game. That compares with the Tampa Bay Rays No. 13 ranking in that category.
Tampa Bay owns the No. 10 defense, allowing 3.99 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with New York's No. 20-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-3 loser as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at -112 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game PUSH for totals bettors. New York suffered a 5-3 loss against Baltimore on Wednesday, as Michael Pineda wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Camden Yards.
In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 6-3 winner on the road against the Rangers. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -136 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well. Tampa Bay rolled to a 6-3 win against Texas on Thursday, as Jake Odorizzi and the Rays' bats led the team to victory at Globe Life Park.
New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds Trends
NY Yankees is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 9 games
NY Yankees is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
NY Yankees is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games
Tampa Bay is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
Tampa Bay is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Tampa Bay, Saturday, August 16th