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A winning streak will be on the line for the New York Yankees on Tuesday when they battle the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.
The Yankees will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander CC Sabathia in this game. Sabathia has a 6-4 record and a 3.74 ERA this season.
The Athletics will counter Sabathia with Bartolo Colon. Righthander Colon has a 3.14 ERA to go along with a 7-2 record this season.
In their last action, New York was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Mariners. Bettors on New York at +136 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
The Athletics were a 4-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +116 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Oakland has lost 2 straight games.
New York: 37-26 SU
Oakland: 38-27 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 5 games on the road
NY Yankees are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 5 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Oakland's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Oakland home to NY Yankees, Wednesday, June 12