The Yankees and Red Sox will be on Saturday for game two of their series from Yankee Stadium. All odds for all games can be found at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The Yankees got the series of to a good start on Friday night with the win. They blasted three home runs en route to ten runs overall on the night. They will turn to their ace CC Sabathia to solidify a series win tonight. Sabathia has allowed 117 hits 120 innings of work this season.
The Red Sox are pretty much just cruising along so far this season. We do not mean this in a good way as they continued theirlosing ways on Friday night as starter Aaron Cook was hammered by the Yankees. The Red Sox will stand the struggling Jon Lester to the mound this afternoon and the left-hander is pitching to a 5.46 ERA in120 innings of work this season.
New York is 31-12 in their last 43 games as a favorite, 39-18 in their last 57 games overall, and 39-12 in Sabathia’s last 51 home starts. Boston is 2-9 in their last 11 games as a road underdog, 1-6 in their last seven games overall, and 3-14 in Lester’s last 17 starts against a team with a winning record. The Yankees are 1-4 in Sabathia’s last five starts against Boston.
The Red Sox seem to be mailing it in and the Yankees will be happy to pound them as a result. Give us the Yankees as a moneyline favorite in this game at the sports book.