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The New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Fenway Park.
Ivan Nova will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Righthander Nova is 7-4 this season with a 3.26 ERA.
It'll be Clay Buchholz toeing the rubber for the Red Sox in this contest. Righthander Buchholz is 10-0 with a 1.61 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Red Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at -156 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Boston has won 2 straight games.
New York: 79-70 SU
Boston: 91-59 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 8-2
After playing Boston are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
Boston most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY Yankees's last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston
NY Yankees are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston
Boston is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Boston is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
Boston is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games when playing NY Yankees
NY Yankees at Toronto, Tuesday, September 17
Boston home to Baltimore, Tuesday, September 17