Cleveland Indians vs New York Yankees Odds
Yankee Stadium hosts an MLB battle between the New York Yankees and the visiting Cleveland Indians on Tuesday.
The Yankees will rely on Philip Hughes to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Justin Masterson will be his counterpart for the Indians. Philip Hughes is 7-6 this season, and Justin Masterson is 4-6.
Bettors looking to side with the Yankees in this one will find them as -160 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 9.5 at its open earlier today.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the American League No. 2-ranked Yankees and the American League No. 12-rated Indians in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features New York's American League No. 4-ranked scoring average of 4.8 runs per game, against a Indians offense rated No. 9 and scoring 4.2 runs per game in the league. The Yankees have averaged 8.8 hits per game to date this season, more than the Indians hitters have managed (8.5 per nine innings).
Defensively, Cleveland features the American League's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 5.5 runs per game. New York, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 in the American League at home, scoring 4.6 runs per game.
The Indians were a 7-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -155 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. Cleveland didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 7-1 to New York on Monday at Yankee Stadium.
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a win are 9-1
A few Indians at Yankees trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cleveland's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games
Cleveland is 4-10 SU in their last 14 games when playing NY Yankees
Cleveland is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
NY Yankees are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees' last 6 games at home
NY Yankees are 13-3 SU in their last 16 games
NY Yankees are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games at home
Cleveland at NY Yankees, Wednesday, June 27