New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays MLB Picks & Predictions 5/10/2019
Friday, May 10, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Domingo German vs. Tyler Glasnow
The New York Yankees visit Tropicana Field on Friday, May 10, 2019 to play the Tampa Bay Rays. The probable starters are Domingo German for the Yankees and Tyler Glasnow for the Rays.
The opening line for this matchup has New York at +135 and Tampa Bay at -145. The Yankees have a 20-16-0 over/under record and a 18-18-0 run line mark. The Rays are 23-13-0 against the run line and have a 15-20-1 over/under record.
Valuable New York Yankees Betting Trends
The New York Yankees are 20-16-0 against the over/under
The New York Yankees are 18-18-0 against the run line
Important Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
The Tampa Bay Rays are 15-20-1 against the over/under
The Tampa Bay Rays are 23-13-0 against the run line
Key New York Yankees Injuries
05/04/19 P James Paxton Knee 10-day IL (05/04)
04/21/19 RF Aaron Judge Side 10-day IL (04/20)
04/17/19 1B Greg Bird Foot 10-day IL (04/14)
04/17/19 CF Jacoby Ellsbury Hip 60-day IL (03/25)
04/03/19 SS Troy Tulowitzki Calf 10-day IL (04/03)
04/01/19 DH Giancarlo Stanton Biceps 10-day IL (04/01)
03/30/19 P Ben Heller Elbow 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 CF Aaron Hicks Back 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Dellin Betances Shoulder 10-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 SS Didi Gregorius Elbow 60-day IL (03/25)
03/25/19 P Jordan Montgomery Elbow 60-day IL (03/23)
03/25/19 P Luis Severino Shoulder 60-day IL (03/25)
Key Tampa Bay Rays Injuries
05/08/19 C Michael Perez Oblique 10-day IL (05/08)
05/02/19 P Hunter Wood Shoulder 10-day IL (05/02)
04/26/19 2B Joey Wendle Wrist 10-day IL (04/25)
04/21/19 CF Austin Meadows Thumb 10-day IL (04/21)
03/30/19 P Anthony Banda Elbow 10-day IL (03/28)
03/28/19 P Jose De Leon Elbow 60-day IL (03/28)
03/28/19 3B Matt Duffy Hamstring 10-day IL (03/25)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Yankees have a 21-15 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Domingo German has a 6-1 record with an earned run average of 2.35 and a WHIP of 0.89 this season. He has 39 strikeouts over his 38.1 innings pitched and he's given up 22 hits. He's allowed 5.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 2.72. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.27 and they have given up 109 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .226 against the bullpen and they've struck out 150 hitters and walked 59 batters. As a team, New York allows 7.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.5 batters per nine innings. They are 11th in the league in team earned run average at 3.91. The Yankees pitchers collectively have given up 278 base hits and 139 earned runs. They have allowed 46 home runs this season, ranking them 18th in the league. New York as a pitching staff has walked 123 batters and struck out 337. They have walked 3.5 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.25 and their FIP as a unit is 4.11.
As a team New York is hitting .255, good for 10th in the league. The Yankees hold a .440 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .337, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.5 hits per game. Gleyber Torres is hitting .270 with an on-base percentage of .301. He has 37 hits this season in 137 at bats with 16 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .438 and an OPS+ of 95. Luke Voit is hitting .248 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .361. He has totaled 33 hits and he has driven in 30 men in 133 at bats. His OPS+ is 127 while his slugging percentage is at .496. The Yankees have 305 hits, including 52 doubles and 55 home runs. New York has walked 137 times so far this season and they have struck out 306 times as a unit. They have left 238 men on base and have a team OPS of .777. They score 5.11 runs per contest and have scored a total of 184 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Tampa Bay has a 23-13 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 1.47, Tyler Glasnow has a 6-0 record and a 0.86 WHIP. He has 46 strikeouts over the 43 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 30 hits. He's allowing 6.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 2.39. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.31 and they have given up 132 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .218 against the Rays bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 171 batters and walked 60 opposing hitters. As a team, Tampa Bay allows 6.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.8 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 2.87. The Rays pitchers as a team have surrendered 249 base knocks and 105 earned runs this season. They have given up 33 home runs this year, which ranks 29th in Major League Baseball. Tampa Bay as a staff has walked 103 hitters and struck out 357 batters. They give up a walk 2.8 times per 9 innings while they strike out 9.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.07 while their FIP as a staff is 3.30.
As a team, they are batting .255, good for 9th in the league. The Rays hold a .433 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .335, which is good for 8th in baseball. They rank 6th in MLB with 8.8 hits per contest. Brandon Lowe comes into this matchup batting .304 with an OBP of .358. He has 38 hits this year along with 22 RBI in 125 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .576 with an OPS+ of 150. Tommy Pham is hitting .301 this season and he has an OBP of .416. He has collected 40 hits in 133 at bats while driving in 18 runs. He has an OPS+ of 142 and a slugging percentage of .466. The Rays as a unit have 316 base hits, including 68 doubles and 42 homers. Tampa Bay has walked 137 times this year and they have struck out on 340 occasions. They have had 263 men left on base and have an OPS of .769. They have scored 4.69 runs per game and totaled 169 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Yankees/Rays MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Yankees +135
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