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The Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Yankee Stadium.
The Orioles will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Miguel Gonzalez in this game. Gonzalez has a 6-3 record and a 3.77 ERA this season.
The Yankees will counter Gonzalez with Ivan Nova. Righthander Nova has a 5.78 ERA to go along with a 1-2 record this season.
Baltimore lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the White Sox on July 4. Bettors who backed the White Sox at -108 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for New York, they were a 9-5 winner as they battled the Twins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at +112 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York has won 4 straight games.
Baltimore: 48-38 SU
New York: 46-39 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Baltimore is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 5 games when playing at home against Baltimore
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of NY Yankees's last 13 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
NY Yankees home to Baltimore, Saturday, July 6