Baltimore Orioles vs. New York Yankees Free Pick 9/10/13
New York Yankees (76-68) at Baltimore Orioles (77-66)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 7:05 pm (Camden Yards)
Ivan Nova (R) (7-4) (3.098) vs. Miguel Gonzalez (R) (9-7) (4.016)
The Line: Baltimore Orioles -123 / New York Yankees +113 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
TV: My9, MASN
The Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees face-off on Tuesday in Baltimore for game two of their series.
The Baltimore Orioles continued to keep their post-season hopes alive as they took down the Yankees in game on of their series on Monday. Nick Markakis had three hits and Manny Machado and Adam jones had hits, as the Orioles scored four runs on seven hits, Starting pitcher Chris Tillman earned his 16th win of the year as he allowed four hits and two runs, while striking out nine over 7.0 innings and Jim Johnson tallied his 43rd save. For Tuesday’s game, the O’s start Miguel Gonzalez who is 9-7 with a 3.98 ERA for the season and 1-2 with a 5.40 ERA in his last three starts.
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The New York Yankees are starting to fall out of the AL Playoff race, as they lost on Monday. Alex Rodriguez had two hits, including a home run, Brett Gardener had a hit, and Lyle Overbay hit a home run, as the Yankees scored two runs on five hits. Starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia allowed seven hits and four runs, while striking out six over 7.1 innings to take his 11th loss of the year. For Tuesday’s game, the Yankees start Ivan Nova who is 8-4 with a 3.02 ERA on the season and 1-0 in his last three starts with a 2.29 ERA.
Baltimore is 7-14 against a team with a winning record, 5-1 in their last six home games, and 2-5 in Gonzalez’s last seven starts. New York is 4-10 in their last 14 road games, 1-5 against the A.L> East, and 2-5 in Nova’s last seven road starts. New York is 0-6 I their last six games in Baltimore.
I expect to see plenty of offense in this one and for it to go over the total and that is my first free pick. My second Free Pick is on the winning side and I will give out that FREE PICK on the 1stQuarter Podcast.