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|New York Yankees vs. Kansas City Royals|
The New York Yankees will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
Lefthander Andy Pettitte will take the mound for the Yankees to start this game. Pettitte is 3-2 this season with a 4.06 ERA.
Starting this game for the Royals will be James Shields. The righthander has a 2.52 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.The Yankees were a 11-6 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Royals. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +103 on the moneyline, while the total score (17) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
New York has won 3 straight games.
New York: 21-13 SU
Kansas City: 18-14 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing Kansas City are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 5-5
After playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Kansas City home to NY Yankees, Sunday, May 12