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|New York Yankees vs. Kansas City Royals|
The New York Yankees and the Kansas City Royals will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Kauffman Stadium.
Philip Hughes will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Righthander Hughes is 1-2 this season with a 3.60 ERA.
The Royals will counter Hughes with Wade Davis. Righthander Davis has a 4.75 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.New York won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Rockies on May 9. Bettors who backed the Yankees at -109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Royals were a 6-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at +105 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
New York has won 2 straight games.
New York: 20-13 SU
Kansas City: 18-13 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 9-1
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After playing Baltimore are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Kansas City home to NY Yankees, Saturday, May 11