Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees 7/1/2018 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Sunday, July 1, 2018
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Probable Pitchers: David Price vs. Luis Severino
The Boston Red Sox visit Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 1, 2018 to play the New York Yankees. The probable starters are David Price for the Red Sox and Luis Severino for the Yankees.
The opening line for this matchup has Boston at +190 and New York at -205. The Red Sox have a 38-42-3 over/under record and a 46-37-0 run line mark. The Yankees are 44-35-0 against the run line and have a 35-42-2 over/under record.
Valuable Boston Red Sox Betting Trends
The Boston Red Sox are 38-42-3 against the over/under
The Boston Red Sox are 46-37-0 against the run line
Important New York Yankees Betting Trends
The New York Yankees are 35-42-2 against the over/under
The New York Yankees are 44-35-0 against the run line
Key Boston Red Sox Injuries
06/27/18 P Steven Wright Knee 10-day DL (06/23)
06/05/18 P Drew Pomeranz Biceps 10-day DL (06/02)
06/02/18 2B Dustin Pedroia Knee 10-day DL (05/30)
05/25/18 DH Hanley Ramirez None has been released
05/15/18 P Carson Smith Shoulder 10-day DL (05/15)
03/30/18 P Austin Maddox Shoulder 10-day DL (03/29)
03/30/18 P Tyler Thornburg Shoulder 10-day DL (03/29)
03/26/18 SS Marco Hernandez Shoulder 60-day DL (03/29)
Key New York Yankees Injuries
06/24/18 C Gary Sanchez Groin 10-day DL (06/24)
06/21/18 P AJ Cole Neck 10-day DL (06/20)
06/10/18 P Jordan Montgomery Elbow is out for season
06/09/18 P Masahiro Tanaka Hamstring 10-day DL (06/09)
05/02/18 CF Jacoby Ellsbury Oblique 60-day DL (03/26)
04/04/18 P Ben Heller Elbow 60-day DL (03/27)
04/01/18 RF Billy McKinney Shoulder 10-day DL (04/01)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Red Sox have a 55-28 overall record this season. Starting pitcher David Price has a 9-5 record with an earned run average of 3.66 and a WHIP of 1.21 this season. He has 89 strikeouts over his 93.1 innings pitched and he's given up 80 hits. He's allowed 7.7 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.7. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.15 and they have given up 218 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .218 against the bullpen and they've struck out 289 hitters and walked 103 batters. As a team, Boston allows 7.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.6 batters per nine innings. They are 6th in the league in team earned run average at 3.54. The Red Sox pitchers collectively have given up 647 base hits and 295 earned runs. They have allowed 79 home runs this season, ranking them 26th in the league. Boston as a pitching staff has walked 255 batters and struck out 798. They have walked 3.1 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.20 and their FIP as a unit is 3.48.
As a team Boston is hitting .265, good for 1st in the league. The Red Sox hold a .457 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .330, which is good for 4th in baseball. They rank 1st in MLB with 9.2 hits per game. Andrew Benintendi is hitting .286 with an on-base percentage of .371. He has 87 hits this season in 304 at bats with 52 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .513 and an OPS+ of 135. J.D. Martinez is hitting .321 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .389. He has totaled 97 hits and he has driven in 64 men in 302 at bats. His OPS+ is 170 while his slugging percentage is at .639. The Red Sox have 765 hits, including 176 doubles and 118 home runs. Boston has walked 264 times so far this season and they have struck out 640 times as a unit. They have left 572 men on base and have a team OPS of .787. They score 5.14 runs per contest and have scored a total of 427 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
New York has a 53-26 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.10, Luis Severino has a 12-2 record and a 0.96 WHIP. He has 132 strikeouts over the 111.2 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 81 hits. He's allowing 6.5 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 2.2. The bullpen has an earned run average of 2.66 and they have given up 190 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .190 against the Yankees bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 366 batters and walked 107 opposing hitters. As a team, New York allows 7.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 10.2 batters per nine innings. They are 2nd in the league in team earned run average at 3.34. The Yankees pitchers as a team have surrendered 578 base knocks and 265 earned runs this season. They have given up 80 home runs this year, which ranks 24th in Major League Baseball. New York as a staff has walked 243 hitters and struck out 809 batters. They give up a walk 3.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 10.2 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.15 while their FIP as a staff is 3.43.
As a team, they are batting .250, good for 10th in the league. The Yankees hold a .459 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .328, which is good for 6th in baseball. They rank 9th in MLB with 8.5 hits per contest. Giancarlo Stanton comes into this matchup batting .263 with an OBP of .339. He has 80 hits this year along with 46 RBI in 304 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .507 with an OPS+ of 126. Aaron Judge is hitting .276 this season and he has an OBP of .395. He has collected 79 hits in 286 at bats while driving in 54 runs. He has an OPS+ of 156 and a slugging percentage of .559. The Yankees as a unit have 675 base hits, including 149 doubles and 131 homers. New York has walked 299 times this year and they have struck out on 711 occasions. They have had 543 men left on base and have an OPS of .787. They have scored 5.14 runs per game and totaled 406 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Red Sox/Yankees MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Red Sox +190
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