The Tampa Bay Rays in the New York Yankees will face off Monday in game one of their series from Tampa Bay. All odds and trends for this game can be found by visiting Just Bet sportsbook.
The Rays are falling in the standings and will need to beat the Yankees in order to keep up some kind of pace. They are 7.5 games out in the division and a bad series against the first-place Yankees could do them in. Matt Moore will get the start in the first game is crucial series. Moore is pitching to a 4.19 ERA and 88 innings of work this season.
The Yankees are starting to pull away from the rest of the division as they had towards the All-Star break. They are 7-3 in the last 10 games have a six game lead in the division. The biggest difference in the Yankees turnaround has been their starting pitching staff. Freddy Garcia will make his first start tonight after working most of the year out of the bullpen.
It is really difficult to see how the Rays are favorite in this game, but that is due largely to the fact that this is Garcia’s first start of the season. We have to take the Yankees and the moneyline given the fact of how good they are playing lately at best sports books.