Yankees vs. Athletics - 7/7/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oakland Athletics (38-47) at New York Yankees (44-38)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 7:05 pm (Yankee Stadium)
J Hahn (6-6) (3.35) vs. N Eovaldi (8-2) (4.52)
The Line: New York Yankees +108 / Oakland Athletics -118 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN-CA, YES
The Oakland Athletics and New York Yankees begin a three-game series Tuesday night.
The Oakland Athletics look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Oakland Athletics have scored eight runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Athletics have won six of their last seven games when scoring more than three runs. Brett Lawrie leads Oakland with 85 hits and 36 RBI while Josh Reddick and Marcus Semien have combined for 69 RBI. The Oakland Athletics have won six straight road games. Sonny Gray gets the ball, and he’s 9-3 with a 2.09 ERA and 97 strikeouts this season. Gray is 1-1 with a 3.21 ERA and 12 strikeouts in his career against the Yankees.
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The New York Yankees look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Yankees have scored 11 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last seven games. The Yankees have lost five of their last eight games when scoring three or less runs. Brett Gardner leads New York with 87 hits and 39 RBI while Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira have combined for 106 RBI. The New York Yankees have split their last eight home games. Nathan Eovaldi takes the hill, and he’s 8-2 with a 4.52 ERA and 63 strikeouts this season. Eovaldi is 0-1 with a 5.60 ERA and seven strikeouts in his career against the Athletics.
The Athletics are 6-0 in their last 6 road games and 5-2 in Grays last 7 starts. The Yankees are 14-5 in their last 19 home games and 6-2 in Eovaldis last 8 starts. The Athletics are 5-2 in the last 7 meetings in New York and 5-1 in the last 6 meetings overall.
We're getting the Yankees at home and a pitcher who is 8-2 this season for the plus money. Sounds good to me.