OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

Aaron Cook vs Philip Hughes matchup featured in MLB action

Boston Red SoxNew York Yankees
July 27, 7:05 PM | GrassYankee Stadium

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Odds

49-50TEAM RECORD59-39

The New York Yankees host Boston on Friday, looking to build on their 59-39 mark against the 49-50 Red Sox in MLB betting action at Yankee Stadium.

Boston puts its faith in starter Aaron Cook to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 2-3. Getting the ball for the Yankees is Philip Hughes, who owns a 9-8 record on the season with a 4.09 ERA.

View Boston vs NY Yankees Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening MLB line for this matchup, New York sat as -165 favorites. The total was set at 10.5.

Power Rankings:
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 1-rated Yankees and the league No. 5-ranked Red Sox, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

How They Match Up:
At the plate, New York owns the No. 7 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.9 per game. By contrast, the Red Sox are rated No. 3 in the same category at 9.3 per game.

Boston brings the American League's No. 9-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Yankees' league No. 2-ranked defense.

Last time out for Boston, they were a 5-3 loser as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -133 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Boston looks to rebound from a loss to the Rangers, who beat them 5-3 on Wednesday behind a start from Derek Holland at Rangers Ballpark.

New York won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Mariners on July 25. Bettors who backed the Yankees at -163 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. New York looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Mariners, a 5-2 final on Wednesday in support of Ivan Nova at Safeco Field.

Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

A few Red Sox at Yankees trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Boston's last 13 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
Boston is 7-2 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Yankees' last 10 games
NY Yankees are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games at home
NY Yankees are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees' last 5 games at home

Next up:
Boston at NY Yankees, Saturday, July 28