New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox
Date and Time: Sunday, August 20, 2017, 1:30 p.m. ET
Location: Fenway Park
MLB Odds: Check Back Later
Yankees vs. Red Sox TV Coverage: TBS
The Yankees were 29-33 in their first 62 road games, with 29 games going over, the total, 32 going under, with one push. They are scoring 5.1 runs per game and giving up 3.8 per contest.
The Red Sox were 38-21 in their first 59 home games, with 21 games going over the total, 35 going under, with three pushes. They are scoring 4.8 runs per game and giving per 3.7 per contest.
Probable Pitching Matchup – Gray vs. Fister
Gray is 7-7 with a 3.37 ERA. He gave up two runs and five hits last time out in six innings against the Mets and picked up the win. He has made three starts for the Yankees and gone six innings each time. He has faced the Red Sox four times and had three good starts and one bad one. He did face Boston earlier this season and allowed 3 runs in 6 innings.
Fister is 2-6 with a 5.56 ERA. He gave up five runs and seven hits in 4.1 innings last time out against Cleveland. He faced the Yankees once last season and allowed six runs in 4.2 innings.
The Yankees and Red Sox had split their last ten meetings before this series began, with two of the last three going over the total. Boston had won six of the last ten at home in this series, with the last three going under.
Yankees vs. Red Sox Free Picks
It is hard to have any confidence at all in Fister, who has struggled for most of this season. Even if the Red Sox decide to go in another direction and start someone other than Fister, it is still easy to like the Yankees at top sportsbooks with Gray on the mound. I will take the Yankees on Sunday night. Make sure to check back for odds at BetDSI.
Yankees vs. Red Sox ATS Pick: Take the Yankees at BetDSI
Yankees vs. Red Sox Score Prediction: Yankees 6, Red Sox 3