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|Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees|
The division rival Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Yankee Stadium.
The Rays will give the ball to starter Alex Cobb in this one. Righthander Cobb is 10-3 this season with a 2.90 ERA.
Starting this game for the Yankees will be Ivan Nova. The righthander has a 3.21 ERA to go along with a 8-5 record this season.The Rays were an 8-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -163 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors. Current streak:
Tampa Bay has won 6 straight games.
New York has lost 3 straight games.
Tampa Bay: 89-69 SU
New York: 82-76 SU
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Toronto are 9-1
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
New York most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Houston are 7-3
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay at Toronto, Friday, September 27
NY Yankees at Houston, Friday, September 27