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The Houston Astros and the New York Yankees will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Yankee Stadium.
The Astros will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Philip Humber in this game. Humber has a 0-5 record and a 7.98 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Yankees will be Hiroki Kuroda. The righthander has a 2.79 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
Last time out for Houston, they were a 9-1 winner as they battled the Yankees on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +210 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Houston: 8-18 SU
New York: 15-10 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After playing NY Yankees are 1-8
After a win are 5-5
New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing Houston are 7-3
After playing Houston are 8-1
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games on the road
NY Yankees are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games when playing Houston
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
NY Yankees home to Houston, Wednesday, May 1