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|Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees|
The Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees will meet on the field at Yankee Stadium on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.
Righthander Ryan Dempster will take the mound for the Red Sox to start this game. Dempster is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Dempster's opponent in this one will be Andy Pettitte. The Yankees lefthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.Last time out for Boston, they were a 7-4 winner as they battled the Yankees on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Sox at +109 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Boston has won 2 straight games.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Boston: 2-0 SU
New York: 0-2 SU
Boston most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
New York most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Boston at Toronto, Friday, April 5
NY Yankees at Detroit, Friday, April 5