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Kansas City Royals vs. New York Yankees

The Kansas City Royals and the New York Yankees face off on Saturday in K.C. for game two of their series. The Yankees are -125 favorites over the Royals with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The Kansas City Royals are a disappointment thus far this season and they didn’t do anything to change that on Friday taking a loss to the Yankees. Alex Gordon had two hits and Billy Butler and Nirichika Aoki had hits as the Royals scored two runs on seven hits. Starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie allowed six hits and four runs while striking out two over 7.0 innings to take the loss and fall to 2-6 for the season. For Saturday’s game the Royals start Danny Duffy who is coming off of a win in his last start. For the season Duffy has allowed 28 hits and 14 earned runs while striking out 29 over Read More

St. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Yankees

The St. Louis Cardinals and the New York Yankees face off on Monday on game one of their series at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. The Cardinals are -175 favorites over the Yankees with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The St. Louis Cardinals continue to chase the Brewers in the NL Central and the margin is shrinking every week. The Cardinals are 14-7 at home this season, 9-1 in their last 10 games, and they have won their last two games. As a team the Cardinals are hitting .256 with Yadier Molina hitting .330, Matt Adams hitting .317, and Matt Carpenter hitting .275. As a team the Cardinals pitching staff has an ERA of 3.27 with starters at 2.97 and the bullpen at 3.92. For game one against the Yankees the Cards start Michael Wacha who has two no decisions in his last three starts. For the season Read More

Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees

The Chicago Cubs and the New York Yankees face off on Tuesday at Wrigley Field for game one of their interleague series. The Yankees are -165 favorites over the Cubs with an over/under run total set at 8. The Chicago Cubs have the worst record in baseball despite winning their last two games. The Cubs are 9-12 at home, 4-6 in their last 10 games, and they are 11 games back in the National League Central. As a team the Cubs are hitting .234 with Starlin Castro hitting .302, Emilio Bonifacio hitting .292, and Anthony Rizzo hitting .278. The Chicago pitching staff has an ERA of 3.62 with the starters at 3.69 and the bullpen at 3.48. For game one against the Yankees the Cubs start Jason Hammel who has a loss and a no decision in his last three starts. For the season Hammel has allowed 36 hits and Read More

New York Yankees vs. Chicago Cubs

The New York Yankees and the Chicago Cubs face off on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium for game one of their interleague series. The Yankees are -205 favorites over the Cubs with an over/under run total set at 8. The New York Yankees are tied atop the AL East as they enter their third week of the 2014 MLB season. The Yankees are 4-3 at home, 6-4 in their last 10 games, and they have won their last two games. As a team the Yankees are hitting .273 as Jacoby Ellsbury leads New York in hitting averaging .362, Yangervis Solarte is averaging .357, Carlos Beltran is hitting .311, and Derek Jeter is hitting .286 in his final season. The Yankees pitching staff has an ERA of 4.18 with the starters at 4.48 and the bullpen at 3.48. For game one against the Cubbies the Yankees start Masahiro Tanaka on the hill. Read More

Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees

The Houston Astros and the New York Yankees face off on Thursday in game three of their series. The Yankees are -140 favorites over the Astros with an over/under run total set at 8.5 The Houston Astros have started their season off right winning their first two games against the Yankees and they are on the verge of a sweep of the series. On Wednesday Dexter Fowler had two hits and scored two runs and Matt Dominguez hit a home run and Robbie Grossman ad a hit and drove in a run as the Astros scored three runs on four hits. Starting pitcher Jarred Cosart allowed four hits and struck out three over 5.0 scoreless innings to get the win and Josh Fields earned the save. For Thursday’s game Houston starts Brett Oberholtzer who was 4-5 a year ago allowing 66 hits and 22 earned runs while striking out 45 Read More

New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees face off on Saturday as they meet for game two of their all-important series. The Rays are -158 favorites over the Yankees with an over/under run total set at 8. The Tampa Bay Rays trailed early on Friday against the Yankees but the deficit was short lived and they never looked back getting the win. Ben Zobrist, Evan Longoria, Matt Joyce, and Jose Lobaton each hit home runs as the Rays scored seven runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Chris Archer allowed four hits and two runs while striking out four over 7.0 innings to get the win and go to 7-5 on the season. For Saturday’s game the Rays start David Price who has been rock solid since returning from the DL In early July. For the season Price has allowed 125 hits and 48 earned runs while striking out Read More

Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

The Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees face off on Friday in Boston in game one of their series. The Red Sox are -175 favorites over the Yankees with an over/under run total set at 9. The Boston Red Sox continue to lead the American League East but it looks like it is going to be a battle to the bitter end. The Red Sox are 4-6 in their last 10 games, 39-21 at home this season, and they have a two game lead in the AL East. As a team the Red Sox are hitting .273 with David Ortiz hitting .324, Jacoby Ellsbury is hitting .296, and Dustin Pedroia is hitting .293. The Red Sox pitching staff has an ERA of 3.82 with the starters at 3.87 and the bullpen at 3.71. For game one against the Yankees the Red Sox start Felix Doubront who had a Read More

Texas Rangers vs. New York Yankees

The New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Angels face off on Wednesday for game three of their four game series at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees are -110 favorites over the Angels with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The New York Yankees have their backs to the wall but they are fighting to the end as they took out the bats beating the Angels on Tuesday. Alfonaso Soriano had three hits including two home runs, Lyle Overbay had three hits, and Vernon Well shad two hits including a home run as the Yankees scored 14 runs on 19 hits. Starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia allowed three hits and three runs while striking out seven over 6.0 innings to get the win and level his record at 10-10. For Wednesday’s game the Yankees start Ivan Nova who allowed just one run last time out over eight innings but got a Read More

Texas Rangers vs. New York Yankees

The Texas Rangers and the New York Yankees face off on Thursday in Arlington as they close out their series. The Rangers are -150 favorites over the Yankees with an over/under run total set at 9. The Texas Rangers have been struggling of late but they took a break from the losing by getting a win on Wednesday. A.J. Pierzynski had two hits including a home run, David Murphy hit a home run, and Ian Kinsler and Elvis Andrus had hits as the Rangers scored three runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Matt Garza allowed five hits and a run while striking out five over 7.1 innings to get hos first win as a Ranger and Joe Nathan earned his 32nd save. For Thursday’s game the Rangers start Derek Holland who lost last time out to end a personal three decision winning streak. For the season Holland has allowed 130 Read More

New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles

The New York Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles face off on Saturday in game two of their series at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees are -106 favorites over the Orioles with an over/under run total set at 9 It took the New York Yankees until their final at bats to take the lead on Friday against the Orioles but they got it done taking a win in game one of the series. Vernon Wells had two hits, and Ichiro Suzuki and Brett Gardener each had a hit as the Yankees scored three runs on seven hits. Starting pitcher Ivan Nova went the distance allowing three hits and two runs while striking out 11 over 9.0 innings to get the win and raise his record to 3-2 on the year. For Saturday’s game the Yankees start Andy Pettitte who has lost his last three decisions. For the season Pettitte has allowed 91 Read More