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The New York Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Tropicana Field.
The Yankees will trot David Phelps out to the mound in this one. Righthander Phelps has a 1-1 record and a 2.84 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Fausto Carmona who starts for the Rays. Righthander Carmona is 2-4 with a 5.24 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, New York was a 6-3 loser on the road against the Orioles. Bettors on Baltimore at +103 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 4-3 loser on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Toronto at -103 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
New York: 28-18 SU
Tampa Bay: 24-22 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Friday are 9-1
Before playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Yankees's last 12 games on the road
NY Yankees are 7-3 SU in their last 10 games on the road
NY Yankees are 10-5 SU in their last 15 games
NY Yankees are 3-13 SU in their last 16 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay is 13-3 SU in their last 16 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Tampa Bay's last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 19 of Tampa Bay's last 24 games
Tampa Bay is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Tampa Bay home to NY Yankees, Saturday, May 25