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The Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees will meet on the field at Yankee Stadium on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.
The Rays will give the ball to starter Alex Colome in this one. Righthander Colome is 1-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be CC Sabathia toeing the rubber for the Yankees in this contest. Lefthander Sabathia is 7-5 with a 3.93 ERA so far this season.
Tampa Bay lost its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Yankees on June 21. Bettors who backed the Yankees at -109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Tampa Bay: 38-36 SU
New York: 40-33 SU
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
Tampa Bay is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
NY Yankees are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games at home
NY Yankees are 11-5 SU in their last 16 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
NY Yankees are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games
NY Yankees home to Tampa Bay, Sunday, June 23