The New York Yankees have managed to pick up five wins in Masahiro Tanaka’s last seven trips to the mound as they hand the ball to the righthander on Saturday in baseball odds action against the Houston Astros at the online sportsbooks.
Tanaka, however, was knocked around for seven runs (five earned) over five innings in a loss to the Tigers in his most recent start to fall to 4-3 with a 3.17 ERA this year. Brett Oberholtzer (2-1, 2.81 ERA) will start for Houston.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Those going with the Houston Astros in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline underdogs of 125 at BetOnline for Saturday’s contest. The betting total was hovering near 7.5 at Bodog.
Odds – VSB
score prediction models pick a 5.3-5.2 result in favor of the Yankees today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Houston (43-33) will face the 40-34 Yankees in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs New York injuries news.
The Houston Astros vs New York Yankees odds would favor the Astros if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Houston is rated No. 4 in the current Odds – VSB
poll, while New York is at No. 15.
At the plate, Houston owns the No. 28 ranking for hits at 8.04 per game. By contrast, the New York Yankees are rated No. 8 in the same category at 9 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, New York owns the No. 16-rated road mark, allowing 4.26 runs per game on the highway. Houston, on the other hand, rates No. 18 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
New York rolled to a 3-2 win against Houston on Friday, as N Eovaldi and the Yankees’ bats led the team to victory at Minute Maid Park.
- NY Yankees is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
- The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Yankees’s last 9 games
- NY Yankees is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
- The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees’s last 5 games on the road
- The total has gone OVER in 10 of Houston’s last 15 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games
- Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston’s last 7 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Houston, Sunday, June 28th